Cookie Policy

The use of cookies on our site

We want to make our website as useful and reliable as possible. In order to make our website a better experience and to provide some of the services we provide, we use small files, called cookies, to store small amounts of information on your device (e.g. PC, tablet or smart phone). They cannot be used to identify you personally.

The file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to client needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

This information is used to improve services for you through, for example:

If you do not wish these cookies to be tracked you can disable them in your browser, but this may negatively affect your experience of the site.

There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using our website:

First party cookies: these are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site.

NamePurpose
exp_last_activityAllows us to remember the last time you interacted with the site within the current visit.
exp_trackerAllows us to remember the last 5 pages you viewed.
cookieHideAllows us to remember if you've clicked the "Close" button on the cookie notice.
ctaHideAllows us to remember if you've visited the home page in your current session on the website.

Third party cookies: these are cookies found in other companies’ internet tools which we are using to enhance our site, for example Facebook or Twitter have their own cookies, which are controlled by them.

NamePurpose
Cookies with names prefixed by ‘__utm’Stores information used by Google Analytics to track user activity on the site.
playerStores information used by Vimeo to track user activity on the site.

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