Cookie Policy

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.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. For more details on cookies and similar technologies, please visit All About Cookies.

We use the following TYPES OF COOKIES:
  • Strictly necessary / essential cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
We only use FIRST PARTY COOKIES on our website. First party cookies are cookies placed by us to collect information about you. When someone visits this site we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be upfront about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

You can find more information about the INDIVIDUAL COOKIES WE USE and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Type Purpose
Google Analytics
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Analytical These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site, which we use to help improve it. The cookies collect information in anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

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Session ID
PHPSESSID
Essential This cookie is essential for the current state of the page you are in. It contains a session ID which is a mechanism for distinguishing your visit to our website from any other visitors that may be using the website at the same time.

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CONSENT TO USE COOKIES
Non-essential Cookies – we may only store and access non-essential cookies with your permission. You are not obliged to give consent to our use of non-essential cookies. If you give your consent and then change your mind you can block or delete them (see below).
Essential Cookies – please note that we do not need your consent to store and access essential cookies, although you can still block or delete them (see below).

BLOCKING AND DELETING COOKIES
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. For more information on cookie management and blocking or deleting cookies for a wide variety of browsers, visit All About Cookies.