What are cookies?
• Identifying what pages are being used to analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website
• Monitoring which pages you find useful and which you do not
• Analysing how you use our website which helps us to troubleshoot any problems and monitor our own performance
• Preventing fraudulent activity and improving security
Please find information below about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them.
Strictly Necessary cookies
Purpose: The strictly necessary cookies are required for the operation of our website. They allow you to navigate our website and display the correct page for the device you are using.
This category of cookies cannot be disabled.
Additional information: WordPress, our website platform, adds this cookie by default to provide the appropriate user experience.
Purpose: These cookies are used to track visits to our website and help us measure traffic sources to improve performance. They are also used to optimise our website based on how many visitors navigate through the website and identify any errors should they occur. All information collected is anonymised. If you disable these cookies the website should function correctly, but we will not know that you visited the website.
Cookies: wpSGCacheBypass, Google Analytics
Additional information: SG Optimizer: SG Cache (For website performance: https://wordpress.org/plugins/sg-cachepress/)
Google Analytics (https://analytics.google.com/analytics/web/)
Except for essential cookies, all other cookies will expire after the following time period:
• WordPress_test_cookie expires after session
• GA expires after a week
• SG Cache By Pass expires 2hrs after session. (NB – Cookie only present if you’re logged in on the website)
Third Party Cookies:
• Google Analytics
• SG Optimizer is a cookie by SiteGround which is our hosting company (siteground.co.uk)
You can disable these cookies through your browser settings, not through our website.
SG Optimizer and Google Analytics.
Please note that we do not allow the third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than those listed above.
Cookies help us to provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
Note: strictly necessary cookies are always on when you visit our website.
You can block cookies at any time but please note that may mean you will be unable to access all or parts of our website, or that some of it might not work properly for you.
You can opt-out and remove cookies from your PC by using these guides:
• Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835#/en-us/kb/278835
• Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
• Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?locale=en_GB
• Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
How long do you store cookies for?
You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in certain circumstances.
We may update this policy from time to time. If we make significant changes, we will let you know, but please do check this policy regularly to ensure you are aware of the most updated version.