What cookies do we use?
Our Site uses three kinds of cookie (using categories suggested in the International Chamber of Commerce UK's ("ICC") Cookie guide): Strictly Necessary cookies, Performance cookies and Functionality cookies.
For more information on these categories, please see the ICC's Cookie guide (https://www.cookielaw.org/media/1096/icc_uk_cookiesguide_revnov.pdf).
Strictly Necessary cookies
These are essential to enable you to move around our Site and to allow the features of the Site to work correctly. Without these, services you request – such as navigating between pages – cannot be provided.
We use the following strictly necessary cookies on our Site:
|These cookies are required by WordPress.|
These enable us to collect information about how you use our Site or read our publications, for instance which pages are viewed by visitors most frequently. All information collected in this way is used to improve how our websites work or the effectiveness of our client publications. The cookies set out below are used on our Site.
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.|
|NRUEM||This Cookie is used to measure end user response times to help us improve the speed and performance of our website.|
|JSESSIONID||Is a session tracking cookies used by New Relic for site tracking purposes.|
|ide||Google advertising cookie used by our marketing team for advertising and event tracking.|
|wd||Used by Facebook to improve performance.|
|1P_JAR||This cookie is used by Google to gather website statistics, and track conversion rates.|
|CONSENT||A Google cookie. No information on this.|
These cookies record information about choices you have made and allow us to remember your preferences. If you are known to us and we hold your details, we may use this information to help us build up your profile based on your web journey, and choices. For example, if you access our Site from a link in an email we sent to you, these cookies will allow us to track your web journey.
Third party websites
|_ar_v4||AdRoll comes as part of Miappi and is used to help show an advertisement for users based on their interests. This is where cookies, such as “remarketing cookie”, can help us do this when you are browsing our Website. It is provided absolutely privately.|
|act||This is a Facebook cookie used for their analytics and research|
|c_user||Facebook user login cookie used to deliver adverts more relevant to the user and the users interests.|
|datr||Used by Facebook to identify the users browser|
|fr||Contains a unique browser and user ID, used for targeted advertising.|
|presence||A Facebook cookie containing a logged in user’s "chat" status.|
|sb||Used by Facebook to improve friend suggestions|
|xs||A Facebook cookie used to maintain a session. It works in conjunction with the c_user cookie to authenticate your identity to Facebook.|
|AID||Google advertising cookie used by marketing team for advertising and event tracking.|
|OTZ||Google plus cookies which allow sharing of a page on Google plus account.|
|_gat_customtracker||A Google Analytics cookie for Miappi to report on the performance of the Miappi integration.|
|Visual Website Optimiser helping Miappi measure the performance of different versions of web pages. This cookie ensures a visitor always sees the same version of the widget and is used to track behaviour to measure the performance of different versions of the app.|
Consent to Cookies
If you continue to use our Site we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies from our Site. However, if you would prefer to change your cookie settings, you can do so at any time, see the ‘Control’ section below.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies unless you change your internet browser settings. If you wish to restrict, block or delete the cookies which are set by our Site, you can generally do this through your browser settings. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your internet browser. If you set your internet browser preferences to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our Site.
If you delete cookies relating to the Site we will not remember things about you, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit the Site.
You can find more information about cookies at: allaboutcookies.org.
Last update: 09 March 2018