A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto a user’s hard drive when they access certain websites. This technology is commonly used across the large majority of websites. Most of the cookies that we use on this website are necessary to enable you to move around the site and to use its features. The cookies we use fall into the following categories:
Performance cookies – these cookies are used to inform the performance of, and improvements to, our website. They collect information about how visitors use the site.
Analytical cookies – we use Google Analytics to record visitor numbers to the website and to understand how visitors navigate through the website, how much time is spent on each page, and so on. This information helps us improve the way the website works. This browser data is anonymous and so cannot be traced to individual users.
Third-party cookies – these are cookies set by another website in order for tools provided by them to function.
Social media and mapping – at times our website may contain snippets of content from external sources such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Tripadvisor or Google Maps. You can disable these cookies (see below) but it may cause the tools to cease to function.
As most of the cookies used on this website are necessary to the correct functioning of this website, we recommend that you allow cookies to be used. However, if you would prefer to block cookies you can do this by adjusting your browser settings. For more information on how to do this, visit AboutCookies.org.
To disallow anonymous Google Analytics data being collected about your visits to websites, go to the Google Analytics Opt-out.