What are cookies?
Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by a website server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, website domain name, and some digits and numbers.
What type of cookies do we use?
Essential website cookies
Some cookies are essential for the operation of our website. If a member opts to disable these cookies, the user will not be able to access all of the content available.
Cookies that measure website use (non-necessary)
We use Google Analytics software (Universal Analytics) to collect anonymised information about how you use the website. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements to the site.
We do not allow Google to use of share the data about how you use this site.
Google Analytics stores information about:
- how you got to the site
- the pages you visit on the site, and how long you spend on them
- what you click on while you’re visiting the site
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
|These help us count how many people visit the site by tracking if you’ve visited before
|These help us count how many people visit the sire you’ve visited before
|According to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sires (*) is the unique GA ID for the website
Information about the cookie consent plugin
We use the “GDPR Cookie Consent Banner Plugin” to notify users that cookies are being saved. More information about this plugin can be found her at http://wordpress.org/plugins/uk-cookie-consent/
The alert message contains a link to the cookies policy page, and a button to acknowledge that you are ok with / aware of the cookies being saved.
This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We cannot control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. Please read the privacy notice of every website you visit. We make every effort to link to complaint websites.
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties’ cookies to report usage statistics of the website, deliver advertisements on and through the website, and so on.
How to delete cookies?
If you want to restrict of block the cookies that are set by our website, you can do so through your browser setting.
Your choices regarding cookies
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.internetcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org
Updated 21 March 2023