A cookie is a small text file held on your computer (or internet-enabled device) when you visit a website.
These cookies are, as the name suggests, essential for us to run this website and offer all the necessary features to you. These cookies cannot be blocked, and any attempt to bypass these cookies may result in loss of functionality whilst using our website.
Session cookies help us remember who you are from one visit to the next. They allow us to remember previous choices you have made as well as any preferences/ customisations you have declared.
Interaction cookies help us understand your habits whilst using our website. They allow us to do things such as tracking which parts of our website are (or aren’t) used, as well as determining how many people access our site for the purposes of listener figures and/or evidencing advertising performance for our partners.
Also known as “third party cookies”, these cookies are used by our business partners to help evidence the success of their advertising campaigns. Although these cookies will be used on our site, they are controlled and owned by our partners to allow them to see which adverts have been viewed or interacted with.
These suppliers may, at times, use the data provided from our website in conjunction with other information they hold on you to create a ‘profile’, allowing them to display relevant adverts in other locations which may be of relevance to you.
Controlling your preferences
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings although please be aware that restricting cookies may affect your experience on this website.
If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through the settings within your browser or further information can be found on www.allaboutcookies.org