What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are sent to the PC or to the device used when visiting a website. Cookies are then sent back to the site that created them at each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes the same cookie. Cookies act as a memory space for a website, allowing the site to remember a specific device during subsequent accesses after the first. Cookies can also store preferences, user experience, as well as customize the advertising displayed. You can find more information about cookies and how to view, manage and delete cookies on your device by accessing the website www.aboutcookies.org.
Types of cookies – Session and persistent cookies
The site can make use of session cookies that remain on your device until you close the browser or persistent cookies that last for a longer period of time.
Cookies that collect information about user behavior on the site. For instance which pages visitors visit more often and if error messages are transmitted from web pages.
Cookies that enable the website to remember choices that the user performs (such as a user name, language or region) by providing services and features calibrated on the user’s
On our website we use Google Analytics to collect statistical information about how our websites are used. They use information such as your IP address, browser type and unique identifiers stored in (first party) cookies on your device to record how you interact with our website.
Google Analytics cookies help us to know how many users we have, which parts of our sites are most popular, what browsers are used (so we can maximise compatibility), the country or region where our users are located, and the demographics and interests of our users.
How to control and delete cookies