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- Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
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You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
These cookies make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation. Our website cannot function without these cookies.
Examples of purposes for which a cookie may be used:
These cookies enable us to:
- Estimate our audience size and usage pattern
- Store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site and to provide you with offers that are targeted to your individual interests.
- Recognise you when you return to our site.
- Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
- Optimise your user experience, including the website’s response time.
- Ensure the security of the website and you as a user
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