Here, we explain what cookies are, how we use them and how they can make life easier for you.
What are cookies
Cookies are small files that websites place on the device that you’re using to browse the site. Cookies are commonly used to record some aspect of your visit to a site, such as choices you’ve made or preferences you’ve set during your visit.
Cookies can also allow us to tailor the content of our website so we can show you services or adverts we think you may be interested in.
Keeping your information safe
Our cookies do not store personal information such as your name, address, phone number or email, in a format that can be read.
The website that places a cookie owns that cookie. This means only that website and other sites that it has agreed to share information with can read the information stored using a cookie.
How to manage and switch off cookies
Your web browser provides settings that allow you to manage or switch off cookies. If you do switch off cookies, remember that you may not be able to use all of the services on our websites. You can find out more about managing and switching off cookies at the independent website allaboutcookies.org