What are ‘Cookies’?
Cookies are small pieces of information stored on the hard drive by your computer or other device, (such as your tablet or smartphone) by your browser.
These cookies are generally used as a tool for websites to remember things that a website browser has done there in the past, for example, clicking on certain sections of a website, logging in, or clicking specific buttons. More information on cookies and their use can be found at www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
In general, we use the following types of cookie:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are cookies that are required to perform actions that you have requested. E.g. cookies that allow you to log into secure areas of our website.
- Analytical/Performance Cookies: These are cookies that allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors navigating the website when they are using it. This helps us improve the way our website operate, for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality Cookies: These are used to improve the functional performance of the website and make it simple for you to use. E.g. cookies that remember that you have previously visited the website and asked to remain logged in.
- Targeting Cookies: These are cookies that record your website visit and browsing habits. e.g. pages you have visited and links you have followed. They are used to deliver relevant advertising and may be used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. They may be placed by us or by advertising networks with our permission. Please note, these cookies do not contain personal information. For details on how to manage cookies and opt out of targeted marketing see below.
The table below provides further details of the cookies which we use on our website:
|Google Analytics||Analytical/Performance||To help us count how many people visit our website, learn how users navigate around the website to improve their user journey, this includes where users are clicking on our website pages, how many users are submitting contact forms and newsletter sign ups, what users are searching for when on site via our on site search functionality||2 years|
|Google Adwords||Analytical/Performance||To help us count how many people visit our website via our Google Adwords advertising, how many people submit contact forms from clicking our Google Adwords Advertising.||Session|
Changes to this Cookies policy
Occasionally, we may alter how we use and place cookies. If we do you will be notified when you next visit our website and you will be able to view the updated Cookies Policy. You can also revisit this page at any time if you wish to keep yourself informed.
How to contact us regarding Cookies
Address: 1 Vincent Square, London, United Kingdom, SW1P 2PN