- remember your preferences (such as language);
- monitor the general performance of our visitors' experience when on our website - this information then allows us to improve the usability of our website for you and all our other visitors;
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Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"), to help us see how our website is used. The data collected by Google Analytics is used to analyse how frequently the same people revisit the website, how the website is found (for example, from a search engine), and which pages are most (and least) frequently viewed. This information is combined with data from every visitor to create an overall picture of website use, and is never identified individually or personally and is not linked to any other information we store about you.
Google features for generating maps and CAPTCHA images
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These cookies are used by Google to generate images for maps (to show you where we are) or to generate a CAPTCHA images to help protect our site from "spambots". Without these cookies we would not be able to show you where we are on the map.
Remembering your cookie acknowledgement
This simply allows us to remember whether you have seen our cookie notice and stops us from displaying it again.