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What is a cookie?

  • Cookies are small files which Internet sites place on your computer hard disk when you visit them for the first time.
  • A cookie is like a key which is unique to you. Its job is to create a link between your computer and a site and to tell the site that you are a returning visitor.
  • Cookies can help you to be more efficient and benefit from memory functions such as when a site remembers your shopping basket from a previous visit.
  • Cookies enable you to store your preferences, to save products and services and to customise pages.
  • More information about cookies can be found at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie.

Does this website use cookies?

Yes. The website uses cookies in order to provide services and functionalities to its users.

You can restrict or disable the use of cookies via your Internet browser but without cookies you will not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.

What types of cookies are used on the website?

Necessary cookies
Cookies which are essential for the management of your connection status.

Functional Cookies
These cookies are necessary for provision of all functionalities of the site. Most of our cookies fall into this category.

Helping cookies
These cookies enable the website to remember read status for all disclaimers and temporary texts present on the website.