Cookies can be session based or persistent, depending on the function that they serve. Session cookies are deleted when your browser is closed, and persistent cookies will expire after a set amount of time. The expiry date is unique to each persistent cookie. You can see all the cookies that we, our advertising network and technology partners use in our cookie list.
We have tried to cover all the cookies that we, or our technology partners, use, but please bear in mind that sometimes there may be a short delay in updating this list. If you do notice a discrepancy, or think a cookie is missing, please let us know.
These cookies are essential to enable you to move you around the websites and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the websites. Without these cookies services you have asked for, such as accessing the members-only pages on our sites, cannot be provided. Without these cookies, our websites won’t work properly.
Analytics and customisation cookies
These cookies collect information about how you use our websites, for instance, which pages you go to most often and if you get error messages from those pages. We only use these cookies to improve how our websites work.
These cookies also allow us to remember the choices you make (such as your user name) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of our web pages that you can customise.
They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.
Advertising or tracking cookies
We do not accept advertising from any other organisation on our websites. We do however advertise our own products and services on our websites and you may see adverts for us elsewhere on the internet.
The cookies we use to present you with adverts may be based on the content you visit the most on our websites, so we can let you know about what we think you will be interested in.