Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

Cookies can be categorised into two different types:

1. Session cookies, which are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your computer until you close your browser (at which point they are deleted).

2. Persistent or stored cookies that remain on the cookie file of your computer for a defined period of time.

The cookies we use

The cookies we use on our website are either 'Essential' or 'Performance' Cookies:

  • Essential cookies enable you to move around the website and access its feature, such as accessing secure areas of a website or displaying personalised content
  • Performance cookies allow us to count the number of visitors to our website and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. All counting and tracking is completely anonymous and movements and activity are not traced back to an individual user. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

We also use Google Analytics to collect information about your online activity on the website, such as the web pages you visit, the links you click, and the searches you conduct on the website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. For more information about the information gathered using Google Analytics please visit http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

For further details of the cookies we use on our websites, please see the tables below.

Cookies cannot look into your computer and obtain information about you or your family or read any material kept on your hard drive and, unless you have logged onto an authenticated page, cookies cannot be used to identify who you are.

Cookies cannot be used by anyone else who has access to the computer to find out anything about you, other than the fact that someone using the computer has visited a certain website. Cookies do not in any way compromise the security of your computer.

Cookies will not be used to contact you for marketing purposes. Cookies may be used to record details of pages that have been visited on this website, however these are anonymous statistics and we do not track you as an individual user. This is to provide us with generic usage statistics to allow the company to improve this website and to provide you with information that may interest you. 

Go Squared Cookie Policy

This website uses Go Squared Ltd’s web analytics services.

GoSquared’s services use cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of your use of this website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) are transmitted to GoSquared (which may use data repositories outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) such as the United States of America), where it is then stored for us.

We control how the information collected about you is used. GoSquared will use it on our behalf to evaluate your use of this website and report to us about this website’s operations.

GoSquared may provide it to third parties if needs be, for example, in order to comply with the law or to third parties processing that information on behalf of GoSquared. For more information on GoSquared’s practices, please see http://www.gosquared.com/legal/.

If you wish to restrict or block cookies you can do this through your browser settings – the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of this website.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of the data captured relating to your use of the website by us (and by GoSquared acting on our behalf) in the manner and for the purposes described above, as may be supplemented by our privacy policy.

ClickTale Cookie Policy

This site uses ClickTale web analytics service. ClickTale may record mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity as well as any text you type in this website. ClickTale does not collect personally identifiable information (PII) that you do not voluntarily enter in this website. ClickTale does not track your browsing habits across web sites which do not use ClickTale services. For more information see Privacy Policy for Information Collected by the ClickTale Web Analytics Service. We are using the information collected by ClickTale service to improve our website, make it more user-friendly and monitor that it is performing correctly. You can choose to disable the Service at http://www.clicktale.net/disable.html. Please see this link in Clicktale wiki on the types of cookies used. Additionally you can find some more information in Clicktale’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use that refer to our cookies as well.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use on each of our websites and the purposes for which we use them in the tables below:

Cookies used on this site:

Cookie

Purpose

Data held

Type of cookie

Notes

Categorisation

_vis_opt_s Visual website optimizer User identification Persistent

Used for tracking various metrics in combination with other GA cookies

Performance
awin Affiliate Window Tracks user source Persistent Used for tracking various metrics in combination with other GA cookies Performance

__utma

Google Analytics

Unique site visitor id

Persistent

CPP uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets an anonymous analytics cookie that we use to evaluate your use of the website, help us improve how our website works and understand what content interests our users. These cookies don't collect any information that could identify you – all the information collected is anonymous.

Performance

__utmb

Google Analytics

Session tracking id

Persistent

Performance

__utmc

Google Analytics

Session tracking id

Session

Performance

__utmz

Google Analytics

Referral information

Persistent

Performance

uid Allows bookmarking and sharing of links on social media Referral information Session CPP uses cookies provided by a third party:
addthis.com, to provide analytics to help us better understand our visitors. For example, to tell us how many people are sharing content.
All tracking is completely anonymous and movements and activity are not traced back to an individual user.
Performance
uvc
uit
psc
_ sifrFetch Checking browser support for Flash User identification Session Used for tracking various metrics in combination with other Google Analytics Performance
x-cpp-accepted cookies Records whether cookies are accepted or rejected. Accepted/Rejected flag Persistent Required to ensure the question about cookies is suppressed once the user accepts cookies for the site. Essential
WRID ClickTale Unique site visitor id Persistent, First Party Cookie This cookie is used to anonymously identify a visitor of the Website for the purpose of enabling the ClickTale software to track such visitor’s actions across the client’s website. Performance

How can you control the cookies we use?

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. You can usually activate these settings by clicking on the ‘Help’ menu in your browser. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, you will receive cookies as soon you visit our website. The cookies that will be issued will be applied in accordance with the terms of this cookies policy.

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