Cookies Policy

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Cookies Policy

1. What are cookies

A cookie is a small data file which is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website. Most websites use cookies. They can be useful in order to help us recognise you as a user and so that you can use all of our website’s features. This policy explains how we use cookies and how you can disable them.

2. Our use of cookies

We use cookies on this website to:

  • recognise you whenever you visit (this speeds up your access as you do not have to log on each time);
  • obtain information about your preferences, online movements and use of the internet;
  • carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content and to help us better understand our visitor requirements and interests; and
  • make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable.

In most cases we will need your consent in order to use cookies on the website. The exception is where the cookie is essential in order for us to provide you with a service you have requested (e.g. to enable you to upload content to the website, or to log in to your user account).

If you visit our website when your browser is set to accept cookies, we will interpret this as an indication that you consent to our use of cookies and other similar technologies as described in this policy. If you change your mind in the future about letting us use cookies, you can modify the settings of your browser to reject cookies or disable cookies completely (please see below, under “How to turn off cookies”).

3. Third-party cookies

We work with third-parties who may also set cookies on our website, for example Google. These third-party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our website. If you want further information please go to the site for the relevant third party. You will find additional information in the table below.

4. Description of cookies

The table below is designed to provide more information about the cookies we use and why:

Name of cookie Owner Purpose of the cookie
Google Analytics Google This is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. which uses cookies to show us how visitors found and explored our website, and how we can enhance their experience. It provides us with information about the behaviour of our visitors (e.g. how long they stayed on the site, the average number of pages viewed) and also tells us how many visitors we have had).
Mediawiki Us This cookie keeps track of whether you are logged in to our wiki or not.

5. How to turn off cookies

If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of this website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to: or

6. Contact

You can contact us by writing to us at