[ Your Privacy and Cookies ]

1. What are cookies?

We use small text files placed on your computer called ‘cookies’ to collect standard log and visitor behaviour information. We use this information to analyse how visitors use our website, to compile statistical reports on website activity and to detect maliscious activity. You can set your computer to reject cookies, but this may affect your ability to use certain parts of our website. Except for information you specifically provide to us, we do not automatically collect any other information.

2. What types of cookies do we use?

We use Google reCAPTCHA on our website.

Google reCAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA system that enables web hosts to distinguish between human and automated access to websites. Google reCAPTCHA cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, this information is used to strengthen the security of our site by mitigating risks from disingenuous visitors.

We use Hotjar on our website.

We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. Hotjar is a technology service that helps us better understand our users’ experience (e.g. how much time they spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc.) and this enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices. This includes a device's IP address (processed during your session and stored in a de-identified form), device screen size, device type (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), and the preferred language used to display our website. Hotjar stores this information on our behalf in a pseudonymized user profile. Hotjar is contractually forbidden to sell any of the data collected on our behalf.
For further details, please see the ‘about Hotjar’ section of Hotjar’s support site.

3. What are the main benefits of cookies?

Cookies help us to keep our site secure, they make it easier for us to differentiate genuine users from malicious actors such as bots.

Cookies allow us to use aggregate data to improve our website by helping us to identify the features our audience likes and dislikes.

4. Find out more

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.