Cookies Policy

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites we use cookies. Cookies are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we use cookies. We will also share how you can prevent cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies, please read “What Are Cookies”.

Disabling Cookies

You can delete the cookies set from this website via your browser in the ‘clear browsing data’ section. You can also disable non-necessary cookies by selecting ‘cookie settings’ when prompted to accept our cookie policy the first time you visit the site or inCookie settings– cookies that are necessary for basic functionality are always enabled however these do not store any personal information. Be aware that even disabling non-necessary cookies may affect the functionality of our website.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for the variety of reasons detailed below but it is primarily to improve user experience. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not so that you have the best experience on our site.

The Cookies We Set

  • Email newsletters related cookies: This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
  • Site preferences cookies: In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.

Third Party Cookies

We also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies are in use by this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for understanding user interaction throughout the site, it allows us to see where we can improve user experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
  • From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
  • The Google AdSense service we use to advertise uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.
  • We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.

More Information

If you require more information on our cookies policy then feel free to get in touch with us via the contact page.