Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or application. Your web browser (such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) then sends these cookies back to the website or application on each subsequent visit so that they can recognise you and remember things like personalised details or user preferences. Cookies are very useful and do lots of different jobs which help to make your experience on websites as smooth as possible. For example, they let you move between web pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your experience.

What types of activity do we use cookies for?

• Improve user experience on the website (functionality cookies)
Cookies are used to remember your account details from page to page. The contents of these cookies are highly encrypted by us and are not shared with other websites.

• Store metrics about your visit
We use some cookies to messure metrics about your use of the site, for example the time you logged in at. These are not shared with any other websites.

Types of Cookies

There are two common types of cookies;

• Session Cookie: Session cookies are created temporarily in your browser's subfolder while you’re visiting a website. They allow a site to ‘remember’ content from page to page, e.g. user metrics. These cookies expire when you leave the site or close the browser.

• Persistent Cookie: Persistent cookie files remain in your browser's subfolder and are activated again once you visit the website that created that particular cookie. Login details if you chose to stay logged in constantly.

A persistent cookie remains in the browser's subfolder for the duration period set within the cookie's file. They have a defined TTL (Time To Live) and will expire after this time. To find out more about cookies visit www.allaboutcookies.org

Cookies we use on this site

Essential

Cookie Name Purpose Expiration
cki_Email This is used to store your email address once you have logged in and is used to identify who you are from page to page. This cookies contents has been encrypted and is highly secure and cannot be accessed by anyone or any site apart from this one. When you close your browser.
cki_Password This is used to store your password once you have logged in and is used to log you back in if you leave this site either by accident or by choice, so you don't have to. This cookies contents has been encrypted and is highly secure and cannot be accessed by anyone or any site apart from this one. When you close your browser.
cki_LoginTime This is used to store the time at which you login for metrics and statistics purposes. This cannot be accessed by anyone or any site apart from this one. 2 hours.

Optional

Cookie Name Purpose Expiration
cki_Infinite This cookie is set when you select to be remembered from now on the login page. If you wish for this to not be set, uncheck the checkbox on the login screen before logging in. This cannot be accessed by anyone or any site apart from this one. Never
cki_CookieCheck This cookie is set when you choose to hide/don't hide the cookie message shown at the top of the login page. Never

Managing cookies in your browser

Most modern browsers will allow you to:

    • See what cookies you've got and delete them on an individual basis.
    • Block third party cookies.
    • Block cookies from particular sites.
    • Block all cookies from being set.
    • Delete all cookies when you close your browser.

You should be aware that any preferences will be lost if you delete cookies. Ironically, this includes where you have opted out from cookies, as this requires an opt-out cookie to be set. Also, if you block cookies completely many websites will not work properly and some functionality on these websites will not work at all including this one. We do not recommend turning cookies off completely when using this site as you will not be given access.

Managing the login cookie message

Set whether you wish for the cookie message to be displayed on the login page from now on. This will set a cookie that will remember this preference.

Switch: On / Off

This is currently set to: Off (show message)