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Cookies policy

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Cookies are small anonymous text files which are placed on your computer by websites you visit.

We are committed to only using cookies that are either essential (this means they are required to make something on our website function properly) or that help us to make your experience of using the website better. The following cookies are used on this website:

Cookie messages

We use a few different cookie messages on our website to advise you of our cookie policy.

Cookies may be stored on your computer to indicate you have muted our cookies messages.

We are working to harmonise our different messages to use a single message.

Name Description Expiry
banes-cookie-accept Used to remember that you accepted the cookie message. 1 year
cookieconsent_dismissed Used to remember that you accepted the cookie message. 1 year
cookieconsent_status Used to remember that you accepted the cookie message. 1 year

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics on many of our websites to collect information about how you use this site. We do this to make sure it meets your needs, and to understand how we can make the website work better.

Google Analytics stores information about which pages on this site you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on while you are here.

Name Description Expiry
_ga To store and track visits across websites. 2 years
_ga_* To store and count pageviews 1 year

Microsoft Clarity

We use Microsoft Clarity to better understand how people actually use our website. We do this to ensure that the site is working correctly and that you can find what you need. No personal information is recorded and we cannot identify who you are.

Name Description Expiry
_clsk To store and combine pageviews by a user into a single session recording. 1 day
_clck To store a unique user ID 1 year
CLID Identifies the first-time Clarity saw this user on any site using Clarity Unknown
MUID To store and track visits across websites. 1 year

Cookies set by third party websites

We sometimes embed video, images or other content from websites such as Vimeo, YouTube, Flickr and Twitter. We may also allow you to use 'Share' buttons to link to content on our site from other websites.

As we have no control over the cookies set by these websites, please look at their guidance on cookie use for more information.

Change cookie settings for this website

Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through your browser settings. Find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, and how to manage and delete them.

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