Cookie Policy

If you are unsure about what cookies are, what they do and why they are important you can find the info below. There is also a list of browsers with a list of instructions on how to check your cookie settings.

What are cookies?

When you are browsing the internet various websites store small text files called cookies. These cookies are perfectly safe and just sit there until the next time you visit that same website.

When you re-visit the same website their web server can retrieve the information stored in the cookie to better tailor your experience on the website.

We use cookies in the same way and this enables us to better personalise your experience on our site. Our cookies are perfectly safe; we do not store any personal information in our cookie data.

Be aware that if you disable cookies on your browser you will reduce the effectiveness of our website to give you a efficient service.

If you still wish to check your cookie settings then follow the instructions below.

ie Check your settings for Edge
  1. Locate the three-dots icon in the top-right corner and click on it.
  2. Find 'Internet Settings' and select it.
  3. Locate the 'View advanced settings' option and click it.
  4. Under 'Cookies' is a drop-down box that will allow you to select your preferred option.
ie Check your settings for Internet Explorer
  1. Locate the 'Tools' tab at the top of your browser and click it.
  2. Find 'Internet Options' and select it.
  3. Locate the 'Privacy' tab and click it.
  4. Moving the slider to various security levels will automatically adjust the settings. Settings above Medium will disable the cookies and anything set to Medium and below will accept them.
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firefox Check your settings for the latest Firefox version
  1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button and then select 'Options'
  2. Select the 'Privacy' panel.
  3. Set 'Firefox will:' to Use custom settings for history.
  4. Check 'Accept cookies from sites' to enable Cookies, and uncheck it to disable them.
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chrome Check your settings for the latest Chrome version
  1. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select 'Settings'.
  3. Click 'Show advanced settings'.
  4. In the 'privacy' section, you can change the cookie settings.
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safari Check your settings for the latest Safari version
  1. Choose Safari > Preferences, and then click Privacy.
  2. In the 'Block cookies' section, specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites. To see an explanation of the options, click the Help button (question mark).
  3. If you want to see which websites store cookies on your computer, click 'Details.'
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opera Check your settings for Opera
  1. Click the Opera icon
  2. Highlight 'Settings' from the dropdown menu, then go across to 'Preferences'
  3. Choose 'the 'Advanced' tab.
  4. Click on the 'Cookies' option.
  5. Choose the cookie option suitable for you.
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Other Browsers Please Note: If you have a different browser to the ones listed above, or your browser is an older version, then you can either visit their website to update to the latest version (see link in the corresponding section), or you can visit for information on all aspects of cookie control.
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