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Cookies are small text files placed on to your computer by web sites you visit. We use cookies to improve your experience with our web site, and to allow us to track general usage of our web site so that we can improve it over time.

The table below details the cookies used by It explains why we use each cookie, whether the cookie contain any of your personal information (none of which do) and what will happen if you choose not to allow us to use each cookie. 

Cookie Cookie Name Purpose More information and Privacy information


These are ‘session cookies’, so called because they are deleted at the end of your browser session, in other words when you close your internet browser. /page.asp?section=16206%A7ionTitle=Privacy+Policy&preview=1
    Our sessions cookies do not contain any of your personal information.  
  ARPT We use “session cookies” for the following reasons.  
    Our web site actually lives on several computers, not just 1. This means we can cope with lots of visitors, and also means if 1 of our computers dies the web site is still available.  
    We use sessions cookies to make sure that for any single visit to our web site you stay on the same computer. This helps us fix any bugs that crop up (because sometimes they happen on just 1 computer, not all of them at once).  
    It also means that we can split web forms over 2 or more pages and still keep track of your progress through the form. Don’t worry – we don’t put any personally information from the form in to the cookie itself.  
    Disabling these cookies may mean our web site does not work for you.  
Nemisys User We use this cookie to allow you to sign in to our site. /page.asp?section=16206%A7ionTitle=Privacy+Policy&preview=1
    This is a session cookie and is deleted when you close your browser down.  
    This cookie does not contain any personal information.  
    Disabling this cookie will mean you cannot use the site properly.  
Google Analytics _utma We use Google Analytics to understand how we can improve our web site.

    These cookies do not contain any personal information.  
  _utmb The reports generated by Google Analytics contain aggregated, anonymous information. For example, it will tell us how many people visited our site, but not who visited our site.  
   _utmz It is expressly against Google’s Terms of Service even to try to capture personal information.  
  _utmc Google Analytics cookies do not expire – they will last until you delete your cookies.  
   _utmv Disabling these cookies means we will think there are fewer people using our web site than there really are.  
AddThis Bt AddThis is used on our website as a content sharing platform.

   Uvc Cookies generated by AddThis have various expiry dates from 24 hours to 2 years.  
  Psc Disabling these cookies means the functionality provided by AddThis may not work for you.  
YouTube cookies Recently_watched_ video_id_list We may provide videos embedded from YouTube. Depending on whether you play these videos, and whether you already have a YouTube or Google (which owns YouTube) account, YouTube will use cookies. Google has a single privacy policy covering most of its services, for the EU Cookie Law:
   Activity We do not have access to these cookies, which are used by YouTube for purposes such as delivering a personalised browsing experience (through suggesting videos and targeting advertising).
  Visitor_Info1_Live For example, if you are signed in to your Google or YouTube Account while you view one of our videos, this video may appear in the “viewing history” on your YouTube Account.  
   Pref YouTube does not store any personal information within its cookies.  
    Disabling this cookie should not have a significant impact on your use of our site.  

































































































































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