What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that websites store on your computer. There are two types of cookies: One type stores a file for an extended period of time on your computer (permanent cookies). It is used, for example, to tell you about what is new since your last visit to the website. The other type of cookies is called session cookies. During the time you are surfing on a website, session cookies are temporarily stored in your computer’s memory, for example in order to remember what language you have selected. Session cookies are stored for a short period of time on your computer and they disappear when you close your browser.
If you do not wish to allow the use of other cookies, or if you at any time choose to opt-out from them, this can be done by changing your browser settings. Further information on how to change your cookie settings are available below and in the help menu in the browser. Please note that parts of the website may not function properly if you reject cookies and that this will affect your user experience.
Performance cookies are used specifically for gathering data on how visitors use a website. These cookies monitor the performance of the website as the user interacts with it.
First party cookies
This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie contains a unique identifier that is used to identify website visitors.
This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
Google Analytics – IP Masking and Web Statistics
Links to Other Websites
No to cookies?
Most web browsers allow you to control cookies through their browser settings.
Please follow the links below for further information on how to manage cookies on different web browsers.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
For more detailed information on cookies you can also visit the responsible supervisory authority in the Information Commissioner’s Office at https://ico.org.uk/.
Last updated on the 22nd of May 2023