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Which cookies do we use?
- Necessary cookies. These are needed for the efficient operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- Functionality cookies. They help to recognise you when you return to our website, so that we can personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- Analytical/performance cookies. These help us to identify and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors travel round our sites. They help us to improve the way our website works, for example by ensuring that you can easily find what you are looking for.
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our sites, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests and also for marketing purposes. For example, if you click the link on one of our marketing communications to go to our website, we may be able to see which pages you are visiting and may contact you after your visit, for marketing purposes. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Last Updated: 19/06/2018