Cookies Policy

In order that we can monitor and improve this website, we may gather certain information about you when you use it, including details of your domain name and IP address, operating system, browser, version, and the web site that you visited prior to our site. We may do this by way of a "cookie".  


A cookie is an element of data that our website can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system.  


Cookies allow us to understand who has seen which pages and advertisements, to determine how frequently particular pages are visited and to determine the most popular areas of our website. We use cookies so that we can give you a better experience when you return to our website.  


Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. You do not have to accept cookies, and you should read the information that came with your browser software to see how you can set up your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie.  


Any disablement of the cookies function may hinder some of the website functionality, for which we shall not be responsible.  


Our Essential Cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and/or use its features such as accessing secure areas. Without these the services you are requesting such as contact or registration cannot be provided.  


Our Performance Cookies collect information about how you use our website. These cookies do not collect information that identifies you. All information collected is aggregated and therefore anonymous. They are only used to improve the performance of our website. 


Table of performance cookies that we use:



Company

Cookie Name

Purpose

Type and Duration (i.e. session only or persistent)

Google

_utma

This Google Analytics cookie is used to determine the number of unique visitors to our website and it is updated with each page viewed.

2 years from set/update.

Google

_utmb

This Google Analytics cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with this website

30 minutes from set/update.

Google

_utmv

This Google Analytics Website Optimiser cookie stores the variation this visitor is assigned to for each experiment, so the visitor has a consistent experience on this site.

6 months from set/update.

Google

_utmz

This Google Analytics cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach your site.

Persistent: 2 years

Google

_utmx

This Google Analytics Website Optimiser cookie stores the variation this visitor is assigned to for each experiment, so the visitor has a consistent experience on this site.

2 years from set/update.

Google

_utmxx

This Google Analytics Website Optimiser cookie stores the variation this visitor is assigned to for each experiment, so the visitor has a consistent experience on this site.

2 years from set/update.

  

Our Third Party Cookies provide us with valuable information so that we can give you better online experience. If you wish to restrict these please follow the links provided.


Name

Content

Type and Duration

Further Action

Google Adwords

These cookies are used to serve advertising, deliver and report on ads served on the website. The cookies also tracks what advertisments the user has seen and how often. They also track which adervertisement you have followed through to the website.

2 years from set/update.

www.google.co.uk/privacy/ads/

Overture Services Inc/ Yahoo Advertising Solutions

These cookies are used to serve advertising, deliver and report on ads served on the website. The cookies also tracks what advertisments the user has seen and how often. They also track which adervertisement you have followed through to the website.

2 years from set/update.

http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/yas/details.html

Facebook

The facebook cookies are used to let Facebook know you are logged in to Facebook, to help you use social plugins and share buttons.

2 years from set/update

www.facebook.com/help/?page=176591669064814

Twitter.com

Twitter use cookies to better understand how you interact with their Services.

At end of session.

twitter.com/privacy

Addthis

Addthis set cookies to deliver advertisements that are relevant to your interests or behaviour online such as visiting a particular advertisers website and products.

3 years from set/update.

www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out