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Acceptance: You can accept cookies upon your first visit to our Site by selecting your choices in the cookie banner and clicking “Save preferences”. Some cookies are provided by third parties and your acceptance of cookies will extend to such third parties included in our List of cookies. This means, for example, that if you accept “Analytics” cookies this will constitute consent for us to use Google Analytics but also consent for Google to deploy its Google Analytics cookies. Further, please note that if you do not agree to “Social Media” cookies but you still interact with the social media features on our Site, certain cookies deemed necessary for the functionality of those features and other cookies may still be deployed by the social media provider outside our control.
Cookie duration: Our session cookies are temporary and remain in the cookie file of your browser until you close the browser. The other cookies will remain in the cookie file of your browser after the closing of the browser and will become active again when you reopen this Site. The expiration of each cookie is set out in our cookie banner under “Show details”. Following expiry of a cookie, a new version of that cookie will be downloaded when you next visit this Site, unless you have withdrawn your consent in the meantime.
Refusing cookies: You do not have to accept cookies, but without accepting them you may experience reduced Site functionality. You can reject cookies upon your first visit to our Site by selecting your choices in the cookie banner and clicking “Save preferences”. If you wish to reject cookies in future simply click “Change your consent” below, untick the relevant boxes and click “Save preferences”. Alternatively, you can read the information that came with your browser software to see how you can turn off the automatic download feature. For more information about cookies, including how to set your internet browser to reject cookies, please visit allaboutcookies.org. You can also visit the website of the third party that deploys the cookie and opt-out there. For example, you can stop tracking by Google Analytics here.