What are cookies and tracking technologies?

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.

Our use of cookies and similar tracking

We use necessary cookies to make our site work. We’d also like to set optional analytics cookies to help us improve our services. Using this tool will set a cookie on your device to remember your preferences.

  • to ensure you get the best experience on our website
  • to find out if our emails have been read and if you find them useful
  • to help us understand how people are using our services, so we can make them better

Site Preferences

These are cookies that are related to your site preferences, e.g. remembering your username, site colours, etc.

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 the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Analytics

Cookies related to site visits, browser types, etc. We’d like to set Google Analytics cookies to help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Marketing

Cookies related to marketing, e.g. newsletters, social media, etc

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.