As part of the new European Union privacy protection laws we are required to inform you when we use tracking features called ‘cookies’ on our website.
How Cookies are Used
“Cookies” are small text files sent to your computer or mobile when you visit a website.
Current Third Parties
What to do if you do not consent to us using cookies:
If you do not consent to us using cookies you can restrict or delete them from your browser. To help you change your browsers cookie preferences we have collated some instructions for the most popular browsers.
Please note if cookies are disabled the online browsing experience “may” be limited.
What cookies do we use?
|Cookie Type||What we use them for|
cookie is what’s called a “persistent” cookie, and keeps track of
the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit
was, and when their last visit occurred.
when a visitor enters a site, and expires at the end of the
when a visitor leaves a site. It expires after 30 minutes if there is no
track of where the visitor came from, search criteria, and geographic region
they came from. It expires in 6 months.
make sure we can write the 3rd party cookies.
the third party cookie used to store all the other cookie data in
concatenated form. The Cookie’s name has the site ID in it.
temporary (session) data used for de duping the main cookie store
preferences for the Google widgets.
/ original_referer / k / js / guest_id / _twitter_sess
that support our third party social media partner Twitter.
website uses a number of session cookies which ensure you are remembered as
you move between pages. Without a session cookie features such booking
engines and shops would not work.
Http Only cookies:
when transmitting HTTP (or HTTPS) requests these cookies restrict
mitigates but does not eliminate the threat of session cookie theft.
Our website uses as small amount of animation using Adobe Flash Player. Please note Flash cookies are stored on your device in much the same way as usual cookies, but they’re managed differently by your browser.
To disable or delete a Flash cookie, see Adobe Flashplayer Security Settings.
Path to Compliance
The information on this page is part of the action we are currently taking as we work towards higher levels of compliance. It is our policy to continually improve our privacy levels and will post updates on this page.
If you would like to learn more about cookies and the EU Directive here are some useful links: