Cookie policy

By using this site, you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device. This is to improve your online experience.

Why are cookies useful?

The cookies allow a website to recognise a user’s device. The objective of cookies use is to make the user’s experience more efficient.

What cookies do we use?

Cookie Name/s


__utma (two years)

Google Analytics – please see below.

__utmb (one minute)

__utmc (session)

__utmz (six months)

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics that uses cookies to count the numbers of visitors and their consumer behaviour. In this way, we can tailor the content of our website to correspond to your interests and preferences. The information generated by the cookies is stored by Google and it is later used by it to evaluate the use of our website, and to conduct reports on the activity of the website or the internet. These cookies do not collect any information that identifies our visitors, but it is collected anonymously. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics please visit

Manage your Cookies

Some cookies are deleted when you close down your browser. These are called session cookies. Others have been stored and remain on your device until they expire or you delete them manually. These are called persistent cookies. Most web browsers (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Apple Safari) are set up to accept cookies. They also allow you to control your cookie settings and to delete/block any cookies already stored on your device. Your browser’s ‘help’ function will tell you how to do this.

As established, cookies are often used to enable and improve certain functions on the website. If you choose to switch certain cookies off, it is likely to affect how our website works.

Each time you use a new device, you would have to make changes on your browser if you wish to disable cookies.

Useful information about Cookies

Further information about cookies can be found on the following websites:



N.B. We are constantly working under the auspices of the Data Protection Commissioner so as to comply in the best possible way, with the reform on the cookies policy, set by Directive 2002/58/EC and its subsequent amendments.

This document was last updated in November 2013.