Cookie Policy


Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store 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 the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website or 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 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.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (if any).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  • Third party cookies. Please note that some third parties may also utilise their own cookies, over which we have little or no control. You can find out about their use of cookies by visiting the third parties' websites.

Further information

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose
Strictly Necessary CFID
Cookies set by Adobe ColdFusion applications. Used in conjunction with CFTOKEN these cookies help to uniquely identify a client device (browser) to enable the site to maintain user session variables. How they are used are specific to the site. CFID contains a sequential number to identify the client.

Strictly Necessaryfs_session_idUsed in conjunction with CFID this cookie helps to uniquely identify a client device (browser) to enable the site to maintain user session variables. How those are used are specific to the site. Contains a random number to identify the client.

Performance_ga _gid _gatThese cookies are associated with Google Universal Analytics. They allow the website to count page visits and traffic sources and help the Web Host to measure and improve the performance of the site, using a service provided by Google Analytics.

You may 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 (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. For example, you may not be able to submit data via forms, register, log-in or make purchases.

Last Updated: July 2017