We use cookies on our website to enable us to collect information about your visit and provide you with a more personalised service when you browse our website and engage with us.

A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website, when visited by a user, asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you (such as your language preference or login information). Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies. We also use third party cookies, which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting (including for our advertising and marketing activities).

Our websites are scanned with OneTrust cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a list as accurate as possible.

We classify cookies in the following categories:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies

  • Performance Cookies

  • Functional Cookies

  • Social Media Cookies

  • Targeting Cookies

You can find out more about each type of cookie below:

Each of the above categories of cookies can be subdivided into first-party and third-party cookies:

First party cookies are owned by us and delivered by us to your computer. They are often used to recognise your computer when it revisits our site and to remember your preferences as you browse our site.

Third party cookies are owned and delivered by a third party partner or supplier on our behalf, and can be used by that third party to recognise your computer when you visit other web sites. Third party cookies are most commonly used for web site analytics or advertising purposes.


If you go on to a page on our website that contains embedded content, for example YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites.

Our website also contains embedded “share” buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through numerous social networks, e.g. Facebook and Twitter. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service.

We do not control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party website for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.


You can control your cookie options including withdrawing your permission to us to collect certain categories of cookies at any time by clicking the button below:

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