Updated 7th June, 2017
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of data that may be stored on your computer or mobile
device. It allows a website to
remember your actions or preferences over a length
Further information on cookies can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm
How are they used on this site?
Cookies used on this website
This website uses Google Analytics to assist us in redeveloping our website to ensure we provide relevant information in a easily accessible format.
Google Analytics cookies used on this site:
|Cookie Name||Expiration Time||Description|
|_ga||12 months from last visit||Used to distinguish visitors to site|
|_gat||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate|
|_utmt||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate|
|_ _utma||12 months from last visit||Used to distinguish visitors and pages visited. Records a unique ID, the date and time of first visit, time of current visit nd total number of visits made|
|_ _utmb||30 minutes from last visit||Used to determine new sessions or visits. Stores the number of page views in current visit and start time of visit|
|_ _ utmc||Session cookie||Used to note that the visit has ended when browser is closed|
|_ _utmz||6 months||Records the site you may have linked to our page from. Only records data if you clicked on a link to our site from a different website|
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