What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of data sent to your browser by a website that you visit and stored on your device. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you.
Improve the performance of our websites
- Cookies can help us to understand how our websites is being used, for example, by telling us if you get an error messages as you browse.
- It also allows us to understand where you are in the journey as a visitor to our website so we can provide an improved user experience.
- If you engage with our chat tool or fill out a form, cookies help us keep provide a seamless experience for returning visitors
Measuring the effectiveness of our marketing communications, including online advertising
- Cookies can tell us if you have seen a specific advert, and how long it has been since you have seen it. This information allows us to measure the effectiveness of our online advertising campaigns and control the number of times you are shown an advert.
Your choices when it comes to Cookies
You can use your browser settings to accept or reject new cookies and to delete existing cookies. You can also set your browser to notify you each time new cookies are placed on your computer or other device.