When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.
Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.
These cookies are essential so that you can move around the website and use its features. Signing into the website, Remembering previous actions such as text entered into a registration form when navigating back to a page in the same session.
These help us personalise the Alimac to you.Flash cookies, which are stored on your hard drive, not your browser. These are useful for things like pausing a programme on iPlayer and then later picking up where you left off. Remembering if you visited the website before so that messages for new visitors are not displayed to you Remembering settings applied to the website such as colour, font size and layout.
These help us understand how people are using the Site online, so we can make it better. And they let us try out different ideas.
To collect information about which web pages visitors go to most often so we can improve the online experience Error management to make sure that the website is working properly Testing designs to help improve the look and feel of the website.