Use of Cookies by this Site

As explained in our privacy policy, this Site collects information through the use of "cookies" or similar technologies. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The table below explains the web analytics cookies set by this site and their purpose.

Cookie Name Purpose Further Information
ASP .NET Session Cookie ASP.NET_SessionId This cookie is set when a session begins and will expire when the session ends. No personal data is obtained. http://support.m
icrosoft.com/kb/899918
Session Cookie CSM.userIsLoggedIn This cookie is essential to the functionality of our website and is used to remember when a user is logged in. This allows the user to browse the site and checks their credentials when attempting to access certain pages. This cookie expires at the end of a session e.g. when the web browser is closed and no personal data is stored.
Google Analytics _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz Google analytics cookies are used in order to collect information about how visitors use our website. All data collected via this cookie is anonymous and non user specific. Information includes the number of visitors to the site, where the visitors have come from and which pages they have viewed. This information is important as it helps us to improve the performance of our website and monitor our visitor levels. The _utma and _utmb cookies expire after a maximum period of 2 years, unless cookies are cleared before this date. The _utmc cookie is no longer set and the _utmz cookie expires after 6 months, or less if cookies are cleared prior to this date. http://www.go
ogle.com/analytics
/learn/privacy.html

https://tools.goo
gle.com/dlpage/gaoptout
AddThis uit, atgotcode, uid, uvc We use the AddThis plugin to enable visitors to share our content across their social networks. AddThis collect data on visitors who use the plugin to share content. They do not install any tracking software on a user's computer and this data is not assigned to you directly, instead a randomly generated ID is used. AddThis may use your data for advertising purposes. If you would prefer for your data not to be used, they provide an opt out form on their website, http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out http://www.ad
dthis.com/privacy
Advertising Doubleclick, Atdmt, Google ads We use third party ad network cookies to enable us to display relevant advertising to our visitors. The cookies do not allow us to identify individual users. http://www.
google.com/intl/
en/policies/privacy/
Social Networks Facebook We embed the Facebook plugin within our website in order to encourage our visitors to interact with us and stay informed off site http://www.faceboo
k.com/about/privacy/

Option to decline use of cookies

As explained in this Site's privacy policy, you can prevent your browser from accepting certain cookies, have the browser require your consent before a new cookie is placed in your browser, or block cookies altogether by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser's privacy preferences menu. To avoid receiving cookies on the browser of your mobile device, you will need to refer to its user manual. For information on how to opt-out of cookies set by our suppliers, please visit the applicable links listed in the tables above.

Google Analytics Service

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Find out more about cookies using the links below:

http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
http://www.aboutcookies.org/
http://www.ico.gov.uk/cookies
http://www.google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies/