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Cookies on this website

This page describes the cookies we download onto your computer when you visit a page on our website.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They do not harm your computer. Cookies help websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site – such as which pages are most popular.

Cookies are used to give you the best experience on our website. The table below explains the cookies we use on this website and why.

Cookie Name Purpose More information

Google Analytics


These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. They don't send any of your personal information to us. Information collected by these cookies is stored by Google.

An overview of privacy at Google

If you don't want cookies placed on your computer, you can configure your web browser to block them. Most web browsers allow control of cookies through the browser settings. Directgov has more information about cookies, including links to further information on how to manage, control or delete them.

Or to opt out of Google Analytics cookies for all websites you visit, you can download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.