We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data: (a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views); (b) information that you provide to us on the website contact form (such as name, phone number and email address) for the purpose of receiving email notifications and/or newsletters; (c) any other information that you choose to send to us through the website, by email or post.
PHPSESSID cookie is native to PHP scripting language and enables websites to store serialised state data. It is used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary cookie, which is commonly referred to as a session cookie. As the PHPSESSID cookie has no timed expiry, it disappears when the client is closed.
Google Universal Analytics
__ga cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our site and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymisation, Google will truncate/anonymise the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of this website and compiling reports. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available. Cookie expires 2 years from set/update.
_gat cookie is used to throttle the request rate, limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. Cookie expires10 minutes from set/update.
__utma cookie is used to enable us to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. Cookie expires 2 years from set/update.
__utmb cookie is used to determine new sessions and visits. Cookie expires 30 minutes from set/update.
__utmc cookie is set for interoperability with older versions of Google Analytics code. Cookie expires at the end of the browser session.
__utmz cookie stores traffic source or campaign that explains how a user reached our site. Cookie expires 6 months from set/update.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee (currently fixed at £10.00). You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes by email at any time.
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.