What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto ‘terminal equipment’ (eg a computer or smartphone) when the user accesses a website. It allows the website to recognise that user’s device and store some information about the user’s preferences or past actions.

How we use cookies

We do not set cookies through our website, however to use Google Maps, Google sets the following functional cookies:

  • 1P_JAR
  • CGIC
  • DV
  • NID
  • SNID

 These are third party cookie and outside of our control. Google’s privacy policy can be found here: https://policies.google.com/privacy

We use Google Analytics to track and report on our website traffic.  If enabled, Google Analytics stores information about:

  • The pages you visit on the site
  • How long you spend on each page
  • How you got to the site
  • What you click on while you’re visiting the site

Google Analytics does not collect or store personal information and cannot identify who you are. 

If you want to delete or block any cookies, please refer to the help and support area on your internet browser for instructions on how to locate the file or directory that stores cookies.

Information on deleting or controlling cookies is also available at www.aboutcookie.org

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

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