Cookie Policy

Version 2.0 Updated 4 June 2020

1.0 What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a piece of information, like a tracking tag, which is stored in a small file and is sent to and from web pages. They can be used to identify that you’ve visited websites before and some cookies may be stored on your device by your web browser. More information about cookies can be found on the UK Information Commissioner Office’s website Cookies

1.0 How we Use Cookies

When you visit our websites and we use cookies to improve your experience on these websites and to recommend content that may be of interest to you. No personal information is stored within these cookies. Here are some of the ways in which we may use cookies and tags:

  • Functionality Cookies: allow us to remember choices you have made on the site to provide you with a more enhanced user experience by delivering content specific to your interests.
  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: are required for the administration and operation of our site. Some cookies that we use are necessary for our site to function properly and to enable you to move around the site and use its features.
  • Analytical and performance cookies: for measuring visits to our website, which pages are most popular, how long was spent in each area and what information is being searched for.

2.0 Cookie Settings

You can indicate your acceptance to our use of cookies in accordance with this policy by clicking “Accept” in the appropriate place on the banner that appears on the website. You can stop Cookies being used on your device by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to block the deployment of all or some Cookies. Please visit to find out how. Please note, if you use your browser settings to block Cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

3.0 Third Party Cookies

We also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. We use Google Analytics to collect anonymous information to measure visits to our website, which helps us to improve the way our site performs. The information generated may be used to create reports about the use of the site and Google Analytics will store this information. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, social media sites will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

We do not control those third parties and how they handle your data. For more information on how these third parties handle cookies, we refer you to the relevant privacy statement. Please note: Third party privacy statements may change regularly.

Cookie Name Purpose of the Cookie Privacy Statement Link
Mailchimp Email distribution Mailchimp
Add This (Oracle) Social Sharing tools Oracle
Google Analytics Web Analytics Google
Google DoubleClick DDC Advertising Performance Google
Google Tag Manager Tag Manger Google
Twitter Advertising Targeting Twitter
Facebook Social Graph Social Comment publishing Facebook
Facebook Social Plugins Advertising Targeting Facebook
Facebook Custom Audience Advertising Targeting Facebook Video Player Google
Perfect Market (Taboola) Advertising Targeting Taboola
LinkedIn Advertising Targeting LinkedIn
Tealium Advertising Targeting Tealium
WooCommerce Shopping trolley WooCommerce

4.0 Policy Changes

We reserve the right to update this cookie policy and if we make changes to it, then we will take appropriate steps to bring those changes to your attention.