There are various types of cookie, depending on origin and duration of storage:
- Session cookies are temporarily stored on your device and deleted when you close your browser.
- Persistent cookies remain on your device for a certain period, or until you decide to delete them.
- First-party cookies are the cookies that we store on your device to collect the information that we use.
- Third-party cookies are the cookies supplied by other operators for such purposes as collecting information for marketing, network use statistics and content targeting.
Cookies can also be categorised according to what they do:
- Essential cookies enable operation of the website and its functions, such as chat communications.
- Selection cookies improve the functionality and personalisation of a website, for example by recording the choice of language.
- Statistical/analytical cookies help us to generate statistics concerning the number of visitors, to see where site visitors come from, and to record the parts of our site that are most heavily used. This information helps us to improve the website and its functionality.
- Marketing cookies are used in our advertising, usually on third-party websites, to collect information about your activities on our website. This information helps to ensure that marketing is optimally relevant and interesting for you.
We use the following cookies on our website: