Information about cookies

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent to the originating site on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a user’s peripheral website to be recognized. You can find more information on cookies at: or for a video on cookies visit on cookies. Cookies do lots of different jobs, letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help ensure that the adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. The cookies used on this site have been classified according to the categories found in the CNIL guide.

Category 1: strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to move around the site and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookie services you have requested, such as shopping carts or e-billing, cannot be provided.

Category 2: performance cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for example where visitors go most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information collected by cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. They are used only to improve the way a website works.

Category 3: functionality cookies

These cookies allow the site to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide more personal features. For example, a site may be able to provide you with local weather reports or traffic news by storing in a cookie the region in which you are currently located. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. Information collected by cookies may be anonymized and cannot track your browsing activity on other sites.