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We do not currenly allow advertising from any other organisation on our websites. We do advertise our own products on our own website and you may see adverts for us elsewhere on the internet.
The cookies we use to present you with adverts may be based on the content you visit the most on our website, so we can let you know about what we think you will be interested in.
You may refuse the cookies (and of your IP address) be given Google, by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on available here.
We also use Google's remarketing technology. In doing so, Google will place or read a unique cookie on your computer and will use non-personal information about your browser and your activity on our sites to serve ads on their network.