Cookie Statement

This website makes use of cookies. The cookies currently in use are used to support analysis and understanding of how people use the website (what they like most, when is the busiest time of day on the site, have people found new content when it is published, etc.). We perform this analysis to help us improve the usage and effectiveness of the website. The data collection and reporting behind this analysis is currently provided by Google Analytics, among others. Your continued use of this website will indicate your agreement to the use of these cookies. More information on our cookies and advice on how to stop cookies being used is set out below.

Cookie Usage

The cookies in use by this website to are described in the table below.

Cookie Name                             Category          Purpose
Session ID cookie 1 Standard ASP.NET cookie containing the user’s session ID.
Culture cookie 2 Utilised to store the users CMS culture
Visitor Status Cookie 2 Sets the visitor status (unknown/first visit/more visits)
Current Visit Status Cookie 2 Sets the current visit status (throughout current day)
URL Referrer Cookie 2 URL Referrer Cookie 2 User URL referrer. Remembers the page the user last visited.
Form State Cookie 2 Utilised for a check if the form state needs to be restored. Decides if the submitted fields in the form should be repopulated.
Google Analytics 2 Utilised by Google Analytics to track visitor’s data on the website.
Preferred Culture cookie 3 Storing details of the users preferred CMS culture
CurrentTheme 3 Sets the current chosen theme
VisitorStatus 3 Sets the visitor status (unknown/first visit/more visits).

In order to provide website visitors with more choice on how data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. The add-on communicates with the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js) to stop data being sent to Google Analytics. The Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on does not affect usage of the website in any other way. A link to further information on the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on is provided below for your convenience.

For more information on the usage of cookies by Google Analytics please see the Google website. A link to the privacy advice for this product is provided below for your convenience.

Disabling Cookies

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