We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
Cookies are small text files stored on your device by a web browser that hold information about your visits to our site. Cookies perform many different tasks within our website, which we will outline below. But their key purpose is to help us provide you with a good experience when you browse our website, and allow us to improve our site. For more information on cookies, visit the official ICO website at www.ico.gov.uk
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
There are four types of cookies we use on our site. Here’s how and why we use them.
|Type of cookies||Purpose||Source|
|Site functionality cookies||These cookies allow you to navigate the site and use our features. These are session cookies.||– None present|
|Site analytics cookies||These cookies allow us to measure and analyse how our customers use the site, to improve both its functionality and your user experience. This includes persistent cookies.||– Google Tag Manager
– Google Analytics
|Customer preference cookies||When you are browsing our site, these cookies will remember your preferences, so we can make your website experience more personal to you. These are persistent cookies.||– Google Tag Manager|
|Marketing cookies||These cookies are used to deliver ads relevant to you. They also limit the number of times that you see an ad and help us measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns. These are persistent cookies.||– Google Tag Manager
– Google AdWords
– Google Doubleclick
Most browsers will allow you to refuse to accept cookies. In order to do this please refer to your browser vendor’s help documentation.
Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use some of the functionality on this website.
Most browsers will allow you to refuse to delete cookies stored on your computer. In order to do this please refer to your browser vendor’s help documentation.
Obviously, doing this may have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
We may use your personal information to:
In addition, we may disclose your personal information:
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information will be subject to:
We may withhold such personal information to the extent permitted by law.
You may instruct us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes by email at any time. In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.