What is a cookie?
A cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, web cookie, or browser cookie, is usually a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in a user’s web browser while a user is browsing a website. When the user browses the same website in the future, the data stored in the cookie can be retrieved by the website to notify the website of the user’s previous activity. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember the state of the website or activity the user had taken in the past. This can include clicking particular buttons, logging in, or a record of which pages were visited by the user even months or years ago.
Why do we use cookie’s on this website?
Cookies help us to provide you with the best experience from our website. Our Client areas are password protected and so cookies make using the portal much easier to save having to keep logging back in
Most web browsers allow you to control the cookies stored on your computer through your browser’s settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been stored and how to manage and delete them, visit All About Cookies.
Removing or disabling cookies
You may choose to remove or block cookies at any time by adjusting your browser settings, please note, this may seriously impact your experience of our website.
Cookies that are used by us
PHP Session Variables
Our password Protected areas require cookies to store encrypted login details.
Third Party Cookies
Our Live Chat plugin that enables you to speak with a member of staff in real-time requires a cookie to collect information on your browser and location.
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site:
We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site.
The information collected is anonymous and does not identify a visitor. The data includes the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from and the pages they visited.
We use CloudFlare to improve our website’s speed and security, a small security cookie is place on the site, more information can be found here: CloudFlare Cookies