Privacy Policy

Information About our use of Cookies

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. The cookies we may use are:

Strictly necessary cookies (SNc). These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They may include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.

Analytical/performance cookies (APc). These are cookies that 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.

Functionality cookies (Fc). These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences.

You can find more information about the features that use cookies on this site in the table below:

Cookie Information
Feature using cookies Description
Session Session data, required for basic site functionality
Google Analytics Anonymous tracking to help understand how uses interact with our site so we can improve the user experience
Statcounter Anonymous tracking to help understand how uses interact with our site so we can improve the user experience
Google Maps Displaying Google Maps using the Google API
Facebook Comments Comments system powered by Facebook
AddThis Social sharing tool
Google Adverts Adverts provided by Google using their API to deliver relevant adverts

[Please note that our advertisers may also use cookies, over which we have no control.]

If any of the cookies above that are provided by third parties changes, we will use reasonable endeavour to amend this policy as soon as reasonably possible after we become aware of the change. You should check this policy on a regular basis.

You 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 site.