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We are keenly aware of the trust you place in us, and our responsibility to protect your
privacy. As part of this responsibility, we let you know what information we collect using
cookies and similar technologies when you use our website, why we collect it and how

we use it to improve your experience. 

About Cookies 
Cookies are small text files that websites save locally to your computer, which allow sites

to store and use information during your visit. They can improve your experience when using a
website by: 
Remembering preferences, so you don’t have to keep re-entering your choices
when you visit again.
Measuring how you use a site, so that changes can be made to ensure it meets your needs. 

None of our cookies used for our sites can be used to identify you personally. They are just
used to help make the site better for you. To learn more about cookies and how to manage
them, visit or Read on to find
out more about how we use cookies. 

How NCF Use Cookies
You can set your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent,
however some website features or services may not function properly without cookies. 
We have also listed below pixels and tracking scripts which are used on our website; these
are not stored on your browser but fulfil a similar purpose in helping us understand how you
use our website and none of these can be used to identify you personally. 
Measuring our website usage – Google Analytics 
We only use first-party Google Analytics cookies to track anonymous usage statistics and do
not collect any personal information that can be used to identify you. This helps us analyse
data about webpage usage and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. 
Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the
site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not allow Google to use or share our
analytics data. 

Google Analytics sets the following first-party cookies: 
_Cookie,  Description, Duration: 
The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and
campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The
cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number
to recognise unique visitors. Its duration is 2 years.

Google Analytics does not collect any personal information, as identified in their privacy
policy. Google also offers a browser plugin that allows users to opt out of their analytics. 
How do I manage cookies or turn them off? 
You can manage the cookies stored on your computer, or turn them off completely, through
your browser settings. Be aware that this may affect your browsing experience or even
prevent you from using certain services such as those with a secure login, which require
cookies to be set in order to work. 
All modern browsers will let you change your cookie settings to give you broad control over
whether cookies can be set or not. For more information, visit the help section for the
browser you use. 
Here are a few of the most popular: 
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer 
Cookie settings in Firefox 
Cookie settings in Chrome 
Cookie settings in Safari 
For information regarding the updated law on cookies and similar technologies visit the
This page was last updated December 2022.

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