We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration.
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
To speed up your searches.
To recognise you when you return to our site.
Our servers may use two different types of cookies. The first type is known as a “session-based” cookie and is allocated to your PC only for the duration of your visit to our website. It helps you to move around the website faster. This cookie automatically expires when you close down your browser.
The second type of cookie known as a “persistent” cookie is allocated to your PC only if you agree by selecting the “Remember me” function. This cookie, if chosen, will remain on your PC for a period of time.
By using our site you consent to our use of these cookies.
If you want to delete our cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. You will normally be able to delete or control cookies via your browser.
Please note that by rejecting or deleting our cookies you may not be able to access some areas or features of our site.
You are not permitted to use your own cookies or other devices on or in connection with our site unless you comply with all applicable law and in particular provide others users with an opportunity to expressly consent or decline them.
For more information on cookies see www.allaboutcookies.org.