Last updated: 24th March 2021
When you visit our website we may place cookies on your browser. Generally, we use them to be able to provide a better website, service, and statistics. In short, they are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by almost every website you visit. A cookie text file is stored in your web browser and allows us or a third party to recognise you and make your next visit easier. In addition, they help us monitor our visitor’s behaviour. They don’t give us access to your device or any personal information, other than the data you choose to share with us.
A cookie is a small piece of data sent by a website’s server to the browser on your computer or mobile device. They help us to recognise and remember your device when you visit our websites. Furthermore, they enable us to retrieve among other things, your user settings and preferences.
They can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. “Session” cookies are stored on memory and never written to disk. When the browser is closed, they are permanently deleted. Furthermore, if the cookies contain an expiry date, it is considered a “persistent” cookie, which will be removed on the specified date. Additionally, they can be deleted manually. You can accept or decline them. They are accepted by default by most browsers. In order to disable them please refer to your browser’s help section.
Strictly necessary/technical cookies
They help us to understand how visitors gain access to or read our content and interact with our services. We collect statistical information about our visitors, such as whether they have visited the site before and the pages they view. Furthermore, we use them to determine the kind of content and services our visitors value most. This, therefore, helps us to improve our website and its content. By understanding which content you find useful or interesting, we can recommend more content that you might like. We are also continuing to produce the most valuable content to meet your needs. In summary, analytical cookies are set by Hub Controls Ltd and third parties, such as Google Analytics.
In addition, to opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, please visit here. On this website you’ll find information about a browser plug-in that can be installed to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics.
Managing your preferences
Cookies are meant to improve your user experience, but some users prefer to set restrictions on the types of cookies that can be stored on their device. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all of them, to accept different types, to be notified when it is set, or to reject all cookies. For further information about how to do so, please refer to your browser ‘help’ / ‘tool’ or ‘edit’ section. Please note that if you set your browser settings to block all Cookies (including strictly necessary ones) you may not be able to access or use all or parts or functionalities of our website.
Additionally, if you want to remove previously stored Cookies, you can manually delete them at any time. However, this will not prevent the websites from placing further Cookies on your device unless and until you adjust your Internet browser settings as we described above.