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Third Party Cookies
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The cookies we use
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Google Analytics - This is a service used by us to monitor traffic levels on the site and its pages. Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can find out information on how to reject or delete this cookie here.
As a part of our process in helping us give you the best experience possible we use also Google Analytics to determine whether you are using the site as a registered user or not. The only data that will be collected to enable us to do this is your unique numerical user ID. This will be collected in the case you are using the site signed into your account. We do not share this data with any other third parties and we only use the information to look to improve how our users engage with our site.
Third Party Services - YouTube, Facebook or other plugins which appear on the pages of this site may set their own cookies. Please see those services for their own policy on cookies.