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We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Site, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
This cookie is essential for our site to securely connect users to kibana
Secure Authentication cookie to allow users to view their kibana instance
This is a popular tool where the cookies collect anonymous information about users and how they use our website. Typical information it collects would include how many visitors we get to the website and how long visitors stay on our website.
Hotjar allows us to gain further anonymous information on how the site is used. Such information might include which buttons are clicked the most and how far users typically scroll the page.
Intercom enables us to offer a live chat feature on our website. This cookie attempts to remember a user such that they may continue their conversation between different pages of the site, and resume the conversation on repeat visits to the site.
Remembers that you have logged in allowing you access to the relevant password protected areas of the website, so that as you move around the site you do not have to log in again to access a password protected page
This cookie serves three functions on the site:
(i) Remembers the selections and data you have entered into one of our online forms so when progressing through the form you won’t be required to re-enter information you have already given
(ii) Enables the parts of the form which have been completed to be redisplayed if the page is reloaded after pressing ‘submit’, for example if the form is incomplete or the information given is the wrong format
(iii) Ensures the correct profile page opens when you select ‘view profile’ in areas of the site where ‘view profile’ is an option Duration of your visit
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Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 Years.
Last updated: 21 June 2018.