What are ‘cookies’?
A cookie is a small text file stored via your browser. Each cookie is unique to your browser and can be used by a website to improve the user experience, such as your user preferences.
Cookies allow a website, among other things, store and retrieve information on the habits of user navigation or your computer, depending on contained information and the way you use your computer, can be used to recognize the user.
What types of cookies are used in this site?
- Session cookies: these are temporary and only last for the duration of your browsing session. When you close your browser these are deleted. Session cookies allow the website to recognise you as you navigate between pages during a single browser session and allow you to use the website more efficiently.
- Analytics cookies: these cookies help us understand how visitors navigate to and through our website, how long they spend viewing our content and how often they return. We can then use this information to improve our website.
Who uses the information stored in the cookies?
The information stored in our website cookies is used exclusively by us, except for those identified above as “third party cookies” which are used and managed by external organisations to provide services requested by us in order to improve our services and enhance your experience when browsing our website. These ‘third party cookies’ are used mainly to obtain access statistics and guarantee any payment operations made.
How can I control cookies?
The following links may be helpful to understand how you can change your browser settings to restrict the websites that can set cookies, or to stop your browser accepting cookies. The ‘Help’ option in your browser may also have further details.