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, 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, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • 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 more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  • Conversion cookie. This cookie main purpose helps advertisers determine how many times people who click on their ads end up purchasing their products.

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

CookieNamePurposeMore information
Session CookiePHPSESSIDThis cookie is essential for our site to: Store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site and to provide you with offers that are targeted at your individual interests.Privacy Policy
Advertising Cookie 'IDE'This cookie is one of the main advertising cookies on non-Google sites and is stored in browsers under the domain doubleclick.net.Privacy Policy
Session IDXsThis cookie is used in conjunction with the c_use cookie to authenticate your identity Facebook.Privacy Policy
Hotjar_hjClosedSurveyInvitesThis cookie is used to ensure that the same poll does not re-appear if it has already been shown.Privacy Policy
_hjDonePollsThis cookie is used to ensure that the same poll does not re-appear if it has already been filled in.Privacy Policy
_hjMinimisedPolls
_hjMinimisedTestersWidgets
These cookies are used to ensure that a Feedback Poll widget or a Recruit User Testers widget stay minimised once selected to do so by the visitor.Privacy Policy
Facebook Advertising & MeasurementFrThis cookie is Facebook's primary advertising cookie, used to deliver, measure and improve the relevance of ads.Privacy Policy
ooThis cookie is used to record advertising opt-outs.Privacy Policy
ddidThis cookie is used to open a specific location in an advertiser's app upon installation.Privacy Policy
_fbcThis cookie is used to deliver, measure and improve the relevancy of ads.Privacy Policy
_fbpThis cookie identifies browsers for the purposes of providing advertising and site analytics servicesPrivacy Policy
Functionality CookieCookies_acceptedEU Cookie Compliance to comply with EU Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications opt in. Expires approx. 4 months from session date.Privacy Policy
Google AnalyticsSRV
__utma
__utmb
__utmc
__utmz
These cookies are used to estimate our audience size and usage pattern.Privacy Policy
_ga
_gid
_gat
These are used to collect information about how visitors use the site. The information is collected anonymously, including the number of visitors, where the user has come to the sites from and the pages they have visited. We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve the sites.Privacy Policy
__utmThis cookie is non-personally identifiable information used for website analytics.Privacy Policy
Google AdvertisingNID and SIDThese cookies help customise ads on Google properties, like Google search.Privacy Policy
_gads and _gacThese cookies serve purposes such as measuring interactions with the ads on that domain and preventing the same ads from being shown to you too many times.Privacy Policy
ANDI
DSID, FLC, AID, TAID and exchange_uid
These cookies are used to link your activity across devices if you've previously signed in to our google account on another device.Privacy Policy
Analytics & researchCampaign_click_urlThis cookie records the Facebook URL that an individual landed on after clicking on an ad promoting Facebook.Privacy Policy

Please note that third parties (including, for example and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You 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 essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.