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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, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- 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, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- 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.
Below is a list of the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them:
Name: ccuid, ccsid
Purpose: Used to profile user behaviour and optimise marketing campaigns to improve the relevance of advertisements presented to you across your browsers and devices on this and other websites.
Name: Consent Manager Tag V2
Purpose: Used to manage cookie consent on the site.
Purpose: Used to understand how users engage with our site and its content including metrics such as how many pageviews we’re seeing, how people move between pages, how long they spend on specific pages, etc.
Purpose: Used to optimise site experience.
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Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after one year.
For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”) and any applicable legislation replacing or amending the Act, We are the Data Controller.