What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Different types of cookies:
Essential: Required for the site to function for the visitor.
Functional: Not required for the user to use the website, however may improve the experience.
Performance: Usually used to track a visitor – for analytical purposes, for the use of the site owner, not directly useful to the visitor.
Marketing: Used for marketing tracking and research purposes. Not useful to the visitor at all.
What cookies do I use?
Essential: NONE. This site has no essential cookies.
Functional: NONE. This site has no functional cookies.
_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmt, _utmz – Used by Google Analytics for visitor stats reporting.
NID – Used by Google to record user preferences.
Analytical cookies – these cookies help us to understand how our users interact with our website so we can make things better. For more information click here