Cookies

The aim of this cookies list is to provide you with an understanding as to what types of cookies we use on our site.

We have tried to cover all cookies in this list that we or our technology partners use. Please be aware that there may be a delay in updating this list. If you do notice any discrepancies, please contact us and let us know.

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These cookies are used when you 'Like' an article or product that is published on site. The cookies are used by facebook to authenticate you as a user to the social media site if you aren't already logged in.

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This cookie is used to identify unique visitors to our site. The results are sent to our Google Analytics account, so that we can see how many unique visitors come to the site over a period of time.

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This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine the visitor session times on our site. Each time you visit a new page on the site, the cookie is set to expire within 30 minutes. If it does not find an existing cookie, a new one is created.

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This cookie is used by Google Analytics in conjunction with __utmb to determine visitor sessions. Unlike __utmb, this cookie does not have an expiry date. It determines whether a new session should be created based on whether you have previously closed your browser, re-opened it and come back to the site.

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This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine the type of visitor that visits our website. The cookie determines the users preferences based on which pages they visit, so that we may use this data to understand which are the most popular pages and the why people visit the site.

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This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine the type of referral used by each visitor to arrive at our site. The cookie determines if the user has come directly to the site or via a search engine, e-mail or e-mail campaign. We use this data to understand how our users arrive at the website.

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This cookie is only used when a visitor has JavaScript enabled. JavaScript is a web-development tool, which allows us to provide dynamic content to improve your web-surfing experience. This cookie is used to remember if a repeat visitor has JavaScript enabled, so that page loading times can be decreased.