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We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website. If you are a registered user of this website we will use a session cookie when you login to allow you to access secure registered users’ content.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you.
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
We do not store personally identifiable information. Cookies cannot harm your computer.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Unless you do this, cookies will be issued when you use our website. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Site.
You can also delete cookies via your browser at any time. If you do not accept cookies, or decide to delete them, you will still be able to access and use the website but you won’t be able to login to your registered users’ content.
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after one day.