What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the visitor's device (by the web browser) while the visitor is browsing. The purpose of cookies is to provide a reliable mechanism for websites to remember useful information or to record the visitor's browsing activity. Used correctly, cookies enable a website to perform useful functions allow beneficial features. Understanding browsing activity, including numbers of visitors, is useful information to the website provider, as it helps to measure the effectiveness of search engine optimisation and indicates pages, functions or information that visitors appreciate (or not).

Cookies Used on this Website

This website uses cookies that can be categorised as follows:

Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

XSRF-TOKEN

Cookie purpose description: Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitor.
Cookie expiry: 1 day
Data sent to United Kingdom

neolearning_session

Cookie purpose description: Holds some user account references to allow signed-in users to access their user dashboard and features for the duration of their session.
Cookie expiry: 1 day
Data sent to United Kingdom

scrollPos

Cookie purpose description: Allows the 'scrolled to' position on certain listing pages to be stored so that when returning to a listing page from a details page, the visitor's position in the list remains.
Cookie expiry: Session (expires once the user leaves the website)
Data sent to United Kingdom

Statistics Cookies

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

_ga

Cookie purpose description: (Google Analytics) Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Cookie expiry: 2 years
Data sent to United States
This is a third-party cookie. For more information about their privacy policy click here. To opt out of their cookies, please click here.

_gat

Cookie purpose description: (Google Analytics) Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.
Cookie expiry: 1 day
Data sent to United States
This is a third-party cookie. For more information about their privacy policy click here. To opt out of their cookies, please click here.

_gid

Cookie purpose description: (Google Analytics) Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Cookie expiry: 1 day
Data sent to United States
This is a third-party cookie. For more information about their privacy policy click here. To opt out of their cookies, please click here.

p.gif

Cookie purpose description: Keeps track of special fonts used on the website for internal analysis. The cookie does not register any visitor data.
Cookie expiry: Session (expires once the user leaves the website)
Data sent to Hong Kong
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How to Turn Off Cookies

You can turn off cookies using your browser. Common browsers such as Chrome, Safari and Internet Explorer / Edge will have a help system that will provide information about how to do this. We have not provided examples here as browser providers can change their procedures at any time. Please note that turning off cookies will have a negative impact on registered users' experience of using the website.