COOKIE POLICY

Like many sites we use Cookies to collect information. Some of the Cookies are essential to make our website work.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are files which contain small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Some of the cookies are strictly necessary. These are cookies that allow our website to work and allow you to move around our website.  The cookies banner on the home page (Cookie Law Info) records a cookie itself and captures if you press to reject cookies. We use WordPress in the design and function of our website.

What information is collected?

We collect non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as:-

  • the browser type
  • language preference
  • referring site
  • date and time of each visitor request

We do not use cookies to collect or record information on your name and contact details.

What are Cookies used for?

  •  The cookies are used to ensure that our website operates correctly - strictly necessary cookies.
  • The cookies enable us to collect non-personally identifying information about  how  visitors use our website called performance cookies. We use Google Analytics and Mouseflow to monitor the use of the website.
  • We use Google Analytics to report on the effectiveness of our marketing at bringing visitors to the website.
  • We use Google Analytics to provide us with aggregated statistical information for analysis purposes.
  • The cookies may  be used to broadcast advertising to you from third parties who advertise on behalf of us. For example, Google remarketing / banners. These are called tracking cookies.

How do I disable Cookies?

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.  For more information you can visit

www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org

You can manage your settings for your browser here:

Google Chrome   - https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en
Microsoft Edge    - https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy
Mozilla Firefox    - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Microsoft Internet Explorer - https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Opera - https://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/Opera
Apple Safari - https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_US

You can also learn more about General Data Protection Regulations at

www.ico.gov.uk

We embed content from other websites

Articles on this website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. This website may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with the embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged into that website.

If you follow a link from one of our websites to a third-party website, we cannot accept any responsibility or liability for those sites or the services that they represent. We recommend that you read their privacy policies before browsing their websites. We embed YouTube videos on our website.

here is a copy of our Privacy Policy

Our site uses the following Cookies:

CookieTypeDurationDescription
Cookie Law Cookiepersistent365 daysThe Cookie Law Info cookie is a persistent cookie called “viewed_cookie_policy” and is set for 365 days. It is used to remember if you have “accepted” the cookie policy. It doesn’t track anybody’s personal data.
Google AnalyticsThird Party Cookieupto 24 months-ga, _gali, _gat xxxxxx, _gid Google Analytics is used to collect, monitor and analyse visitors using our site. So that we can improve the user experience in future. We may also use tracking when using Google Adwords to help track conversions from our advertising and retarget users who have visited the website to serve relevant ads when they browse other websites. You can adjust your preferences at https://adssettings.google.com/ You can opt out of google analytics across all websites at: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. More information about the types of cookies that Google uses can be found at: https://policies.google.com/technologies/types
MouseflowFirst & Third Party Cookieup to 90 daysThis is a website analytics tool that provides session replay, heat maps, funnels, form analytics, feedback campaigns, and similar features /functionality. It will record your clicks, mouse movements, scrolling, pages visited, time on site, browser, operating system, device type, screen resolution, new or returning visitor, anonymised IP address, city/Country. It doesn't not collect information outside your web browser.     mf_[session]: 1st party cookies, session lifetime: A cookie for identifying the browser session. This cookie identifies the browser session while it happens. The cookie is deleted as soon as the session ends, meaning when the user leaves the website.     mf_user: 1st party cookie, persistent: A cookie for checking if the user is new or returning. This cookie establishes whether the user is a returning or first time visitor. This is done simply by a yes/no toggle - no further information about the user is stored. This cookie has a lifetime of 90 days.     If you would like to opt out you can do so at https://mouseflow.com/opt-out
Social MediaThird Party CookieUp to 24 monthsFacebook Pixel* We use a Facebook Pixel (tracking cookie) which is an analytics tool that helps us measure the effectiveness of our advertising on Facebook. We use the pixel to track visitors to our website. We do not control the cookies for social media sites and we recommend you check the providers website for further information. https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=privacy  
YouTubeThird party Cookieupto 24 monthsPREF* VSC* VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE remote_sid_*   We embed videos from our official YouTube channel. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. You can find out more by visiting - YouTube’s embedding videos information page. -http://www.google.com/support/youtube/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=171780