Cookie Policy

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately is most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of  this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set: Third Party Cookies

We use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

Third party analytics (Google Analytics) are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you. We do not yet currently offer a mechanism in order to remove Google Analytics cookies (though they do not personally identify you beyond an arbitrary token.)

Zendesk Chat (the chat widget you can find at the bottom right of the screen on our website) uses cookies to identify you (via an arbitrary token) and thus enable this messaging service. You can click the cookies link provided there to amend or remove your details or remove these cookies completely.

For more information on how we protect your personal data, see our Privacy Policy

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies…