Privacy Statement: How we use Cookies

Cookies are very small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites.

We use cookies to help identify your computer so we can tailor your user experience.

You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly.

The following is strictly necessary in the operation of our website.
The following are not Strictly Necessary, but are required to provide you with the best user experience and also to tell us which pages you find most interesting (anonymously).

Functional Cookies

This Website Will:
Track the pages you visit via Google Analytics

Targeting Cookies

This Website Will:
Allow you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook (If available)
Allow you to share pages via Add This (If available)
To view the ‘Add This’ Privacy Policy or to opt out of any online behavioural advertising, please visit Add This and click on the ‘Opt Out’ button.

This website will not

Share any personal information with third parties.

Google Analytics


Persistant2 YearsWe use Google Analytics to assist with monitoring, and identifying areas of the site that can be improved. The _ga cookie is used to uniquely identify you as a visitor to this site. This is achieved by generating two random 32-bit numbers and setting them in a cookie, no personal information or data is tracked.
Google Analytics


Persistant10 minsWe use Google Analytics to assist with monitoring, and identifying areas of the site that can be improved. Your personal details are not tracked. The _gat cookie is used to throttle the request rate back to Google.
Viewed Cookie PolicyPersistant1 YearA cookie to remember if the visitor has accepted/closed the cookie info bar
Iwp-settings-[UID]Persistant1 YearA WordPress cookie, where the number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.
DYNSRVSessionA load balancing cookie used by our servers.
PHPSESSIDSessionThis is a unique identifier used by our content management system (cms) WordPress.
wordpress_[hash]SessionA WordPress cookie which stores your details for the admin area of the site.
wordpress_logged_in_[hash]SessionA WordPress cookie which identifies when you’re logged in, and who you are for most interface use.
WordPress_test_cookieSessionA WordPress cookie which determines and checks the ability of browsers to set more cookies.
SESSSessionTo ensure that you are recognised when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered.