WHAT IS A COOKIE
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
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They may include, for example, cookies that enable the website to build our pages for you
elementor – Elementor Page Builder – This cookie is used by the website’s WordPress theme. It allows the website owner to implement or change the website’s content in real-time.
cookieyes-consent – CookieYes sets this cookie to remember users’ consent preferences so that their preferences are respected on their subsequent visits to this site. It does not collect or store any personal information of the site visitors.
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. We use
_ga – Google Analytics – The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.
_gid – Google Analytics – Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
_gat_gtag_UA_* – Google Analytics – Google Analytics sets this cookie to store a unique user ID.
_ga_* – Google Analytics – Google Analytics sets this cookie to store and count page views.
Google Search Console – to track keyword searches
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.
HOW TO BLOCK OUR COOKIES
You can 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. Our Cookie Popup allows you to control the level of consent that you are willing to accept. You can change consent at any time by clicking on the icon bottom left.
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
Information about cookies
Useful information about cookies can be found at:
Internet Advertising Bureau
A guide to behavioural advertising and online privacy has been produced by the internet advertising industry which can be found at:
International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom
Information on the ICC (UK) UK cookie guide can be found on the ICC Web site section: