Cookie Policy

Cookies on this site

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.

The cookies on our website help us:
* Make our site work as you’d expect
* Remember your settings during and between visits
* Improve the speed/security of the site
* Continuously improve our website for you
* Make our marketing more efficient

We do not use cookies to:
* Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
* Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
* Pass data to advertising networks
* Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

Permission to use cookies
If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

Website Function Cookies
We use cookies to make our website work such as remembering your search settings.
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.

Visitor Statistics Cookies
We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. Using website analytics also tells us if how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before. This data helps us to develop and improve our website for you.

Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our website and most other websites as cookies are a standard part of the majority of modern websites.

It may be that your concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.

Privacy

We regard your privacy as important and comply with the Data Protection Act 1998. We will only use any personal information you send us for the purposes for which you provide it, or where allowed by law. We will only hold your information for as long as necessary for these purposes and will not pass it to any other parties without your permission or prior knowledge.