Cookie Policy

This cookie policy was last updated on 7 April 2020.

Please read this cookie policy carefully as it contains important information on who we are and how we use cookies on our website. This policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy which sets out how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details of how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

Our use of cookies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your device (eg computer, smartphone or other electronic device) when you use our website. Cookies enable us to operate and manage our website.

We use the following cookies set out in the table below to enable us to operate our website. These cookies will be placed on your device shortly after arriving at our website and as you navigate its pages. You can opt out of the use of these cookies by following the instructions listed in How to turn off all cookies and consequences of doing so below.

The cookies we useNamePurpose
Cloudflare __cfduid This cookie is used with the purpose of identifying malicious visitors and reducing the chance of blocking legitimate users. Generic ClourFlare functional cookie.
Microsoft Application Insights ai_sessionThis cookie name is associated with the Microsoft Application Insights software, which collects statictical usage and telemetry information for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. This is a unique anonymous session identifier cookie.
Microsoft Application Insightsai_userThose cookie names are associated with the Microsoft Application Insights software, which collects statistical usage and telemetry information for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. ai_session - This is a unique anonymous session identifier cookie. ai_user - This is a unique user identifier cookie enabling counting of the number of users accessing the application over time.

Third party access to the cookies

The cookies we use will only be accessed by us and those third parties named in the table above for the purposes referred to in this cookie policy. Those cookies will not be accessed by any other third party.

How to turn off all cookies and consequences of doing so

If you do not want to accept any cookies, you may be able to change your browser settings so that cookies (including those which are essential to the services requested) are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our website.

For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

How to contact us

Please contact us ([email protected]) if you have any questions about this cookie policy or the information we hold about you.