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These cookies remember your preferences for tools and functionality on the site so that you don’t have to re-set them each time you visit the site. Examples include:
Volume – remembers your volume preferences for videos on our site
Analytics cookies collect anonymised information about your use of the site and the pages you visit, allowing us to see which pages are most popular, as well as general demographics and interest information about visitors to the site. All information gathered is anonymised and aggregated. Staff can’t see the pages which pages individuals have visited, only the number of people that have visited each page, the average time spent and the average number of pages users visit. These cookies assign you with a unique identifier that isn’t connected to any personal information on our systems and cannot be connected by our staff.
This site uses Google Analytics to track your use of the site. More information about the cookies Google Analytics place on your computer can be found here: developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
This site also occasionally uses Hotjar to monitor user behaviour in order to improve our services to you. To disable this tracking please visit: https://www.hotjar.com/legal/compliance/opt-out - We delete personal data as soon as it’s processed.
We may use advertising cookies to deliver ads that we believe may be of interest to you, to measure and improve the performance of advertising campaigns and to avoid showing you the same ad multiple times. This site uses Google DFP to deliver advertising. More information about the cookies Google DFP places on your device and how to opt out can be found here support.google.com/dfp_premium/answer/2839090.
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