The law around cookies has changed. Users must now willfully opt-in before online providers can set cookies. By continuing to use this website, you are consenting to our use of cookies which is laid out in the policy below.

Our Cookie Policy

This website is owned by The Partnership. Here is our cookie policy for this site and the types of cookies we use on it. If you continue to use our site, you agree to our use of cookies as set out in this policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that websites place on the device you’re using to browse the site, with your permission. Cookies are commonly used to record information about your visit to a site, such how long you spent on a page, what browser you're using and whether you're visiting from a desktop or a mobile-devices.

How and why we use cookies

We may obtain information about your general internet use by using a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. They help us to improve our site and deliver a more personalised service to each user. Our website uses cookies for analytical purposes. These cookies allow us to assess our demographic.

Keeping your personal information safe

Our cookies do not store personal information such as your name, address, phone number or email in a format that can be read by others. The cookies we use cannot read or search your computer, smartphone or web enabled device to obtain information about you or your family, or read any material kept on your hard drive.

Links to sites provided by others

If you follow a link from our website to another website, please be aware that the owner of the other website will have their own privacy and cookie policies for their site. We recommend you read their policies, as we are not responsible or liable for what happens on their site.

What defines consent

As stated at the head of this document, users must now consent to an online providers' use of cookies before they can be stored. Without your consent, our website cannot place a cookie on your device. Consent can only be given following an affirmative action from the user. It cannot be implied. By reading this document and continuing to use our site, you are giving us the affirmative action that you consent to our use of cookies.

Similarly, you can choose to accept cookies on our cookie notice. This is classed an affirmative action. We will store cookies when we log this consent.

How to manage and switch off cookies

Your web browser provides settings that allow you to manage or switch off cookies. If you do disable to storage of cookies, remember that you may not be able to use all of the services on our website. You can find out more about cookie law through the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)

The types of cookies we use on this site are: