What are cookies?
A cookie is a file containing an identifier that is sent by a web server to a web browser, and which may then be sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website. This information would be used for the following purposes: to improve the website’s usability, to analyse the use of our website and in the administration of this website
What are the types of cookies?
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser or to hard drive. Based on different goals, we utilise different types of cookies. Cookies allow us to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website, and to improve the website’s user experience and user journey.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and other browsers allow you to block 3rd party cookies. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below:
Persistent cookies. We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of this website, to improve the website’s usability and for marketing purposes. These cookies will let you complete transactions on the site.
Session cookies. These cookies do not operate once you log off completely from the website whereas persistent cookies remain on your hard drive for an extended period afterwards. Session cookies are not mandatory for the website. However, they help to improve website’s user journeys and user experience.
Analytics cookies. They generate statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on user’s computers. The information generated relating to our website and platform is created to create reports about the use of the website. The
cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site and pages visited.
3rd party cookies - When you use our website, you may also be sent third party cookies. Our service providers may send you cookies. They may use the information they obtain from you use of their cookies to track your browser across multiple websites.
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Tawk. cookie is used for real-time chat functionality.
Facebook cookies are rely on ad-words and help to provide, protect and improve the Facebook Products, such as by personalising content, tailoring and measuring ads, and providing a safer experience.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic, currently as a platform inside the Google Marketing Platform brand.
Google plugin offers satellite imagery, aerial photography and street maps, which can be integrated into the website.
Youtube uses the information which is collected to customize services for users, including providing recommendations, personalized content, and customised search results.
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Blocking cookies and setting cookie preferences
All recent versions of popular browsers give users a level of control over cookies. Users can set their browsers to accept or reject all, or certain cookies. Users can also set their browser to prompt them each time a cookie is offered. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website. More information can be found here: https://www.aboutcookies.org/