Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

By continuing to browse our website, you agree to our use of cookies.

Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website.

They are widely used in order to make websites work and to provide information to the owners of the sites.

We use cookies to:
  • make our website work as you'd expect
  • collect anonymous data on how users navigate our website, which helps us continuously improve it
  • allow you to share our content on social networks.
We do not use cookies to:
  • collect any personally identifiable information
  • pass personally identifiable data to third parties.

Turning cookies off

By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies and you agree to us storing and retrieving cookies, unless you have set your internet browser to stop cookies from being saved on your computer or mobile device.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them (and stop cookies from being saved in the future), visit the All About Cookies website.

Please note that if you choose to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, you can download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Cookies we use

Functional cookies

These are essential for our website to work as expected. They also enhance your experience whilst using the website, for example by remembering your shortlisted object records.

We use the following functional cookies on our website:

Cookie name Purpose of cookie
PLAY_SESSION Encrypted user session. This cookie identifies you as a single visitor for the duration of your visit to our website.
vernon-currentResultPageURL Stores the URL of the current results page.
vernon-objectIds Used to hold shortlisted object Ids.
Performance cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as:

  • how many people have visited our website
  • what type of technology visitors are using
  • how many people have visited our website
  • how many people have visited our website
Cookie name Purpose of cookie
_ga Used to distinguish users.
_gid Used to distinguish users.
_gat Used to throttle request rate.
AMP_TOKEN Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.
_gac_ Used to throttle request rate.
Third party cookies

We use some some third party services or software on our website. If you go to a page on our website that contains this embedded content you may be sent cookies from these websites

Cookie name Purpose of cookie
AddThis (Various Names) Used to display the social media share buttons.