A cookie is a tiny text file that is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
We use google analytics (https://analytics.google.com/analytics/web/provision/#/provision) as our only cookie, which is an analytical/performance cookie. This cookie allows us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it.
This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. This cookie collects non-personally identifiable information about your system, such as screen size, operating system and browser.
This allows us to tailor our site to your needs, by helping us understand how the site is being viewed, and on what type of devices. They will not collect information such as email or IP addresses.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
Should you wish to block all cookies, this article has some information to guide you: https://privacyspark.com/resources/how-to-block-cookies/.
We do not share the information collected by the cookies with any third parties, apart from those listed above.
There will also be a link on our website to our social media including LinkedIn, this does not create additional cookies on our website, however, once you click on that external link we have no control over the cookies which are used on those sites.