What Are Cookies
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The Cookies We Set
Site Preferences Cookies
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences, we need to set cookies which will recall this information when you return to a page which has your preferences already set.
Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web, to help us to understand how you use the site and to show ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce useful content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page
From time to time we test new features and make changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features, these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience on the site whilst ensuring we understand which improvements our users appreciate the most
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Pinterest will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
Hopefully that has clarified things for you but, as explained earlier, if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave such cookies enabled in case they are used to enhance one of the features you use on our site.