Cookie Usage Policy

This page explains how this site uses cookies. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. We are not saving or sharing any personal information about you through cookies – that includes your credit card number or address. We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. We strive to protect your personal data and only use your personal data to process your chosen transaction. If you would like to learn more about how we protect your privacy please read our Legal Privacy Statement.

How we use cookies

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites
Our cookies help us:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Continuously improve our website for you
  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are set to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with our cookies. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site may not work as intended.

Turning Cookies Off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so, however, will likely limit the functionality of our and a large proportion of the world’s websites, as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.

It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive.

What cookies does use?

While we take every care to ensure all cookies are listed there may be, however, some cookies used by thirty parties which are not included below:

Cookie Type Name Purpose

Essential site cookies


This cookie is essential to identify multiple requests from the same user for the duration of a session.

Google Analytics


These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google


These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google maps on them

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google



The NFC website uses a Twitter feed, which allows us to pull in the official tweets from the NFC on Twitter. The direct integration with the homepage will generate these cookies; which are used to surface this content.

Click here for an overview of privacy at Twitter



These cookies are used to track usage of the AddThis social plugin which allows the user to share a webpage with many social sites.

For information see AddThis’ privacy policy.


Cookie set to remember your device and your view history for Issuu documents (reader).

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This cookie is used to help us deliver targeted advertisements to visitors of our website when they visit third party websites.

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We use Doubleclick cookies (a subsidiary of Google that develops and provides Internet ad serving services) to understand how efficient our advertising is and help us to make sure our ads are relevant to you.

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These cookies are used by Quantcast for analytical data.
Aggregate Traffic Analysis

See Quantcast’s Privacy Policy for more information