What are cookies?
What are cookies used for?
Like millions of other website owners, we use Google Analytics. This is a piece of software that stores data about our visitors (you).
What does Google Analytics record?
What website you came from to get here.
How long you stay for
What kind of computer you’re using.
Which Pages you visit
Other similar information
What do we do with your data?
The tracking information allows us to better understand the kind of people who come to our site and what content they’re reading. This allows us to make better decisions about design and writing our site.
Occasionally, we will compile aggregate statistics about the number of visitors this site receives, and browsers being used. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting.
All of our activity falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service.
Want to opt out of tracking?
You can also opt out of Google’s advertising tracking cookie or use a browser plugin to opt out of all Google Analytics tracking software.
How do I disable cookies?
If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How you can do this will depend on the browser you use. Further details on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers are set out below:
For Google Chrome:
Choose Settings > Advanced Under “Privacy and security,” click “Content settings”. Click “Cookies”
Choose Preferences > Privacy Click on “Remove all Website Data”
For Mozilla Firefox:
Choose the menu “tools” then “Options” Click on the icon “privacy” Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options
What happens if I disable cookies?
This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general some website may not operate properly if cookies are switched off. If cookies are disabled on our site, then it only prevents us from analysing website habits.
If you have a question or a complaint about this policy, the way your personal information is handled, please contact us by one of the following means:
Complaining to the Data Protection Regulator
You have the right to complain to the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) if you are concerned about the way we have processed your personal information. Please visit the ICO’s website for further details at: https://ico.org.uk
Changes to this Policy
We may review this policy from time to time and any changes will be notified to you by posting an updated version on our website and/or by contacting you by email.