What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Please be aware that restricting or blocking cookies may impact on the functionality of our website and it may not work properly.
Partners we work with also collect user information on our sites through cookies, tags and pixels. Tags and pixels, also known as web beacons, are similar to cookies but are collected through embedded images.
Using cookies and other technology allows other organisations to help us to analyse how our site is being used, measure the number of visitors to the site, and display advertising.
What are the reasons for using different types of cookies?
These are cookies which we need for the website to work properly. They cover areas such as ensuring the website functions along with the operation of any shopping baskets, allowing you to log into your account(s) and helping us monitor and maintain security of the website.
Information storage and access
The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.
The collection and processing of information about your use of this service to subsequently personalise content and/or advertising for you in other contexts, such as on other websites or apps, over time. Typically, the content of the site or app is used to make inferences about your interests, which inform future selection of content and/or advertising