Privacy and Cookie Notice

We have created this privacy and cookie notice to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy of our website visitors. The following explains how we will deal with any aspect of your personal information collected via our website.

Information we may collect about you on our website

We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:

  • As with most websites there are some types of information which will be automatically tracked. This includes information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website, such as your IP address, the website you have come from, the type of browser you are using, the searches you carry out, the length of your visit on our site and the number of pages you viewed.
  • We use this data internally to understand what kinds of information our visitors are looking for so that we can continually improve the content we provide on our website. This information does not contain any personal details and so you cannot be identified in any way.

Please note that this privacy notice explains our data processing practices, and solely applies to this website. Other websites to which this website links is not covered by this Privacy and cookie notice.

Like most websites, we use cookies and similar tools across our website to improve your experience and our website’s performance.


A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded to your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you access our website. The text file is then sent back to our server each time your browser requests a page from the server.  The only personal information a cookie can obtain is information a user supplies him or herself.   

Cookies are not harmful to your devices (like a virus or malicious code) and allow you to use many of the useful features of our website (like remembering your favourites). Cookies can also allow us to do various other things, as explained below.

Performance cookies

These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works. Any data collected is limited to the website operator’s use only, for managing the performance and design of the site. These cookies can be third party cookies but the information must be for the exclusive use of the publisher of the website visited. This site uses Google Analytics Tracking: visitor software that uses cookies to track information about how visitors come to the website, which pages they visit, and other actions that visitors make whilst on the site. This data is then used to improve the user experience of the web site. All user data collected in this manner is anonymous.

Functionality cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your language or the region you are in) to provide an enhanced, more personal experience. For instance, remembering a choice such as not to be asked again to fill in a questionnaire or user poll, or fulfilling a request by the user such as submitting a comment. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites. This website uses Google Analytics throughout the site to track page view data. There are two cookies in total with the IDs _ga and _gid

How Can I Manage Cookies?

By continuing to use our website you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To manage all cookies placed on your computer, mobile phone or tablet device through your web browser settings, please consult your browser’s guide or visit or for more information. Some browsers are more sophisticated than others in managing these technologies, so if you want greater controls, it would be worth comparing a few of them. To manage cookies on your mobile phone please refer to your user manual.

If you are particularly concerned about third party cookies, you can often opt-out directly (such as Google Analytics, please visit Note, these providers may use cookies to power their opt-out service, so if you change your browser settings to block all cookies, their opt-out service may cease to work. 

Our website is designed to use cookies, so if you choose not to allow cookies, this may affect your experience of using our site. 

External Links

Our website links to other sites, which we do not have any control over. We are not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites nor are we responsible for the privacy policies or practices of these websites. We have no control over the availability of these linked websites and as such cannot guarantee that these links will work all the time.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.  We recognise industry standards and employ security safeguards to protect information from unauthorised access and misuse.

Updates to this notice 

We may update our Privacy Notice from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.   

Contact Us

If you want any further information about our website in general or have any other privacy questions relating to us, we’d be happy to help you.  Please visit our contact page for more details.