Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user’s hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user’s identification card, which tells a web site about the users behaviour whilst interacting with that website.

How we collect and use non-personal information from cookies

By accepting the use of cookies, data is passed between your device and our server such as what pages have been visited, what type of device, operating system and web broswer you use. We use information provided by cookies to analyse trends, administer our website, for research and marketing purposes to help provide you with a better and personailised user experience.

No personally identifiable information is collected by cookies.

Managing Cookies

All recent versions of popular browsers give users a level of control over cookies. Users can set their browsers to accept or reject all, or certain, cookies. Users can also set their browser to prompt them each time a cookie is offered.

Our Cookies

First Party Cookies

Name Type Duration Description
_dc_gtm_UA-43355029-1 Persistent / Permanent Cookie Expires after 2 years These cookies enable Google Analytics to function. This software helps us take and analyse visitor information such as browser usage and new visitor numbers. That information helps us to improve the website. The data stored in these cookies never contains any confidential information.
_gid Persistent / Permanent Cookie Expires after 1 day. These cookies enable Google Analytics to function. This software helps us take and analyse visitor information such as browser usage and new visitor numbers. That information helps us to improve the website. The data stored in these cookies never contains any confidential information.
__sharethis_cookie_test__ Persistent / Permanent Cookie Expires after 60 days. Used by the ShareThis service and monitors “click-stream” activity, e.g. web pages viewed and navigated, and time spent on pages.
_ga Persistent / Permanent Cookie Expires after 2 years These cookies enable Google Analytics to function. This software helps us take and analyse visitor information such as browser usage and new visitor numbers. That information helps us to improve the website. The data stored in these cookies never contains any confidential information.
PHPSESSID Session / Temporary Cookie Expires when the browser closes. Provide you with basic functionality by managing the user session on this website.

Other websites

There maybe links from our website to other websites. This Cookie Policy only applies to this website and not to any other websites including any websites linked from this site. Accessing those third party websites or sources requires you to leave this site. We do not control those third-party websites or any of the content they contain and you expressively acknowledge and agree that we are in no way responsible or liable for those third-party websites. Including, without limitation, the content, policies, failures, promotions, products, services or actions of those arising from those websites and/or any damages, losses, failures or regulations, including the privacy and cookie policies of each website you visit.