Cookie Policy

All Cookies used by and on this site are used in accordance with current English and EU Cookie Law.

The site uses cookies or similar technology to collect information about your access to the site. Cookies are pieces of information that include a unique reference code that a website transfers to your device to store and sometimes track information about you.

Some of the cookies we use last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are used to remember you when you return to the site and will last for longer.

Cookies set by us

Most computer and some mobile web browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set. You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. Alternatively, you may wish to visit aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers. Please note however, that by blocking or deleting cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the site.

Our cookies will be used for:

Essential session management

• creating a specific log-in session for a user of the site in order that the site remembers that a user is logged in and that their page requests are delivered in an effective, secure and consistent manner;

• recognising when a user of the site has visited before allowing us to identify the number of unique users we receive to the site and make sure we have enough capacity for the number of users that we get;

• recognising if a visitor to the site is registered with us in any way;

• we may also log information from your computer including the existence of cookies, your IP address and information about your browser program in order to allow us to diagnose problems, administer and track your usage of our site.

Functionality

• customising elements of the promotional layout and/or content of the pages of the site.

Performance and measurement

• collecting statistical information about how our users use the site so that we can improve the site and learn which parts are most popular to users.

CookieTypeDurationDescription
Necessary
_pxvid01 yearThis cookie is used for detection of the browser and distinguishing whether it is a real user or malicious bot.
PHPSESSID0This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users' unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.
viewed_cookie_policy011 monthsThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary011 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary011 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Non Necessary".
Non Necessary
test_cookie011 monthsThis cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the users' browser supports cookies.
Uncategorized
_pxff_tm05 minutes
_px206 minutes
vuid02 years
DigiTrust.v1.identity01 week
ts11 year
dmvk0
v1st01 year
tzo01 day
akacd_widgets_routing0
matchliveramp04 weeks
CraftSessionId1
pxvid11 year
_pxhd011 months
KTPCACOOKIE02 months
sp_adid111 months
KADUSERCOOKIE02 months
mxpim02 years
bito01 year
bitoIsSecure01 year
visitor-id011 months
data-ayl011 months
sc_is_visitor_unique02 years
is_unique04 years
is_visitor_unique02 years
ayl_visitor01 month
disqus_unique011 months
__jid030 minutes
UIDR01 yearThis cookie is set bu scorecardresearch.com. The cookie is used to tracks the users activity across the internet on the browser such as visit timestamp, IP address, and most recently visited webpages. and may the data send to 3rd party for analysis and reporting to help their clients better understand user preferences.
io.narrative.guid.v201 year
u02 months
dc_id02 years
gpl01 hour
icts011 months
rud01 year
eud01 year
ruds0
euds0
sd-session-id14 years
wfivefivec01 year
RUN_ID02 months
RUN_SYNC_204 weeks
sync_openadid112 hours
Analytics
demdex05 monthsThis cookie is set under the domain demdex.net and is used by Adobe Audience Manager to help identify a unique visitor across domains.
GPS030 minutesThis cookie is set by Youtube and registers a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographical location
_ga02 yearsThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, camapign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randoly generated number to identify unique visitors.
_gid01 dayThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.
_gat_gtag_UA_60765351_101 minuteGoogle uses this cookie to distinguish users.
__stid01 yearThe cookie is set by ShareThis. The cookie is used for site analytics to determine the pages visited, the amount of time spent, etc.
__gads02 yearsThis cookie is set by Google and stored under the name dounleclick.com. This cookie is used to track how many times users see a particular advert which helps in measuring the success of the campaign and calculate the revenue generated by the campaign. These cookies can only be read from the domain that it is set on so it will not track any data while browsing through another sites.
ad-id16 monthsProvided by amazon-adsystem.com for tracking user actions on other websites to provide targeted content
Advertisement
__asc030 minutesThis cookie is used to collect information on consumer behavior, which is sent to Alexa Analytics.
__auc01 yearThis cookie is used to collect information on consumer behavior, which is sent to Alexa Analytics.
mc01 yearThis cookie is associated with Quantserve to track anonymously how a user interact with the website.
__qca01 yearThis cookie is associated with Quantcast and is used for collecting anonymized data to analyze log data from different websites to create reports that enables the website owners and advertisers provide ads for the appropriate audience segments.
tuuid_lu02 yearsThis cookie is set by .bidswitch.net. The cookies stores a unique ID for the purpose of the determining what adverts the users have seen if you have visited any of the advertisers website. The information is used for determining when and how often users will see a certain banner.
_cc_dc08 monthsThe cookie is set by crwdcntrl.net. The purpose of the cookie is to collect statistical information in an anonymous form about the visitors of the website. The data collected include number of visits, average time spent on the website, and the what pages have been loaded. These data are then used to segment audiences based on the geographical location, demographic, and user interest provide relevant content and for advertisers for targeted advertising.
_cc_id08 monthsThe cookie is set by crwdcntrl.net. The purpose of the cookie is to collect statistical information in an anonymous form about the visitors of the website. The data collected include number of visits, average time spent on the website, and the what pages have been loaded. These data are then used to segment audiences based on the geographical location, demographic, and user interest provide relevant content and for advertisers for targeted advertising.
_cc_cc08 monthsThe cookie is set by crwdcntrl.net. The purpose of the cookie is to collect statistical information in an anonymous form about the visitors of the website. The data collected include number of visits, average time spent on the website, and the what pages have been loaded. These data are then used to segment audiences based on the geographical location, demographic, and user interest provide relevant content and for advertisers for targeted advertising.
_cc_aud08 monthsThe cookie is set by crwdcntrl.net. The purpose of the cookie is to collect statistical information in an anonymous form about the visitors of the website. The data collected include number of visits, average time spent on the website, and the what pages have been loaded. These data are then used to segment audiences based on the geographical location, demographic, and user interest provide relevant content and for advertisers for targeted advertising.
dpm05 monthsThe cookie is set by demdex.net. This cookie assigns a unique ID to each visiting user that allows third-party advertisers target that users with relevant ads.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE15 monthsThis cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.
IDE12 yearsUsed by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.
NID16 monthsThis cookie is used to a profile based on user's interest and display personalized ads to the users.
uid01 yearThis cookie is used to measure the number and behavior of the visitors to the website anonymously. The data includes the number of visits, average duration of the visit on the website, pages visited, etc. for the purpose of better understanding user preferences for targeted advertisments.
did011 monthsThe purpose of the cookie is to identify a visitor to serve relevant advertisement.
didts011 monthsThe purpose of the cookie is to identify a visitor to serve relevant advertisement.
nnls01 monthThe purpose of the cookie is to identify a visitor to serve relevant advertisement.
rlas3011 monthsThe cookie is set by rlcdn.com. The cookie is used to serve relevant ads to the visitor as well as limit the time the visitor sees an and also measure the effectiveness of the campaign.
TDID01 yearThe cookie is set by CloudFare service to store a unique ID to identify a returning users device which then is used for targeted advertising.
_kuid_05 monthsThe cookie is set by Krux Digital under the domain krxd.net. The cookie stores a unique ID to identify a returning user for the purpose of targeted advertising.
pxrc01 monthThe purpose of the cookie is to identify a visitor to serve relevant advertisement.
ad-privacy15 yearsProvided by amazon-adsystem.com for tracking user actions on other websites to provide targeted content to the users.
rmuid011 monthsThis cookie is generally provided by linsynergy.com and is used for advertising purposes.
TDCPM01 yearThe cookie is set by CloudFare service to store a unique ID to identify a returning users device which then is used for targeted advertising.
uuid01 yearTo optimize ad relevance by collecting visitor data from multiple websites such as what pages have been loaded.
uuidc01 yearThis cookie is used to stores information about how the user uses the website such as what pages have been loaded and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This data is used to provide users with relevant ads.
zync-uuid09 yearsThe purpose of the cookie is to serve visitors with relevant advertisement.
everest_g_v2011 monthsThe cookie is set under eversttech.net domain. The purpose of the cookie is to map clicks to other events on the client's website.
tuuid02 yearsThis cookie is set by .bidswitch.net. The cookies stores a unique ID for the purpose of the determining what adverts the users have seen if you have visited any of the advertisers website. The information is used for determining when and how often users will see a certain banner.
Functional
ouid01 yearThe cookie is set by Addthis which enables the content of the website to be shared across different networking and social sharing websites.
na_id01 yearThis cookie is set by Addthis.com to enable sharing of links on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter
G_ENABLED_IDPS07980 yearsThe cookie is used by Google and is used for Google Single Sign On.
Performance
_gat01 minuteThis cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.
__utma02 yearsThis cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there are no existing __utma cookies. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmb030 minutesThe cookie is set by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there are no existing __utma cookies. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmc0The cookie is set by Google Analytics and is deleted when the user closes the browser. The cookie is not used by ga.js. The cookie is used to enable interoperability with urchin.js which is an older version of Google analytics and used in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine new sessions/visits.
__utmz05 monthsThis cookie is set by Google analytics and is used to store the traffic source or campaign through which the visitor reached your site.
__utmt010 minutesThe cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to throttle the request rate.
YSC1This cookies is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos.
Preferences
lang0This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.