Our website uses small files known as 'cookies' to collect information about how you browse the site.

Cookies are used to measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs. They also remember information temporarily so that payments can be made and forms submitted. These cookies expire at the end of the session.

More guidance on the new laws is available from the Information Commissioner's Office.

Details of the cookies we use on our website are shown below:



Cookie namePurpose
  • mode
  • clientvars
  • ASP.NET_SessionID _atuvc
  • _atuvs
  • Local storage
Used by the web server to assist with managing your visit to our website.
Contains no personal information.

Effect if blocked: Our website will continue to function, but may be slightly slower.



Cookie namePurpose
  • ufsCookieTest
  • pageSeq..........

Used by our online forms tool to store information over several pages.
May contain personal information.
Expires at the end of your session.

Effect if blocked: You will be unable to report events online. As an alternative, you can contact us.


Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software (Universal Analytics) to collect information about how you use our website. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

We do not collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can't be used to identify who you are. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Please note: different browsers may store cookies in different file structures.