Cookies are tiny text files that are transferred to your computer when you visit websites if you provide your consent. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps us to analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. To ensure our website works fully for you, we recommend they are enabled.
There are a number of methods for controlling cookies and how to do this depends on which browser you are using. The Information Commissioner Office’s website (ICO) provides a good summary of your options for blocking or deleting them – see https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies. Note that some websites will lose functionality or become difficult to use if all cookies are permanently blocked preventing you from taking full advantage of the website, and may also affect your browsing experience on other sites. It will also stop us from monitoring trends by visitors to the site that help us to improve it.
Are Cookies Safe?
- Yes – they don’t harm your computer.
- Yes – they do not contain any information that could be used by others to identify you personally.
- Yes – they do not contain any confidential details such as your email address or payment details.
We use analytical cookies to measure what visitors do when they use our website and the pages they look at. For more information about these cookies and how they work, please visit the Information Commissioner Office’s website (ICO) – https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies. Our cookies record anonymous information about visits and clicks on each web page. We use this to measure the performance of our website, identify what is working well and what can be improved. We use this information solely for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Cookies used on this website
The section below explains the cookies we use and why, as follows:
We use Google Analytics to carry out statistical analysis of page use, page interactions and paths through the Website to evaluate and develop our Website. This is known as 'digital analytics'. We may also record certain information that customers provide during a Website purchase or other process.
This information allows us to understand individual behaviours and needs more accurately. For more information on how Google uses the data collected via this service, see here: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/
To opt out of being tracked via Google Analytics, you can also use Google's opt-out browser add-on: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Facebook / Instagram
In their own words:
Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet
What does the company do?
Seller of aggregated publisher ad inventory from many websites. Many ad networks use proprietary technology and partner with data aggregators to target ads
Privacy contact - https://www.facebook.com/full_data_use_policy
Opt out - https://en-gb.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
Third Party Cookies
kla_id - Tracks when someone clicks through a Klaviyo email to our website
KL_FORMS_MODAL - Tracks when someone subscribes (opts in) to a form on our website