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Cookies are used to improve the way our website works. We also use third-party cookies set by Google Analytics to review our site functionality. Please be aware that restricting cookies may have an impact on the functionality of our website.
Sometimes pages have ‘share’ buttons that let you share pages with your friends through websites like Twitter and Facebook. These sites may set a cookie when you login to share things.
Cookies can make advertising more effective, helping us to reach our target audience and understand how well our campaigns are working. Cookies can also prevent you from seeing the same ad over and over again, which will help improve your experience browsing the web. However, we do not currently use these cookies.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may have an impact on the functionality of our website. Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. There are instructions on how to delete cookies and how to control cookies on the ‘About Cookies’ website. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.