1. About cookies

1.1   A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

1.2   Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

1.3   Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

2. Cookies that we use

2.1   We use cookies for the following purposes:

(a) Authentication - we use cookies to identify you when you visit our website and as you navigate our website (cookies used for this purpose are: identify cookies; [ASP.NET_SessionId]

(b) Analysis - we use cookies to help us to analyse the use and performance of our website (cookies used for this purpose are: identify cookies; and

(c) Cookie consent - we use cookies to store your preferences in relation to the use of cookies more generally (cookies used for this purpose are: identify cookies.

3. Cookies used by our service providers

3.1   Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.

3.3  We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies [_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz]. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google's privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

3.4  [mhVistiorld] Mediahawk uses this cookie to find out what pages visitors are going to, we use this information analyse the use of our website

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4. Managing cookies

4.1   Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can, however, obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

(a)   https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome);

(b)   https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences (Firefox);

(c)    http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera);

(d)   https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);

(e)   https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari); and

(f)    https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (Edge).