Cookie Usage

This site uses cookies, but only to collect anonymous data and statistics to help us improve our site. This data is only used by us and only for this purpose.

Cookies are small text files that are sent from a website to the users browser. The browser holds this data for a specified amount of time. By sending a cookie with a random code to users that visit our site, our statistical tools can differentiate a new user from a returning one which helps us to analyse the popularity of parts of our site – combining that with search engine data gives us a set of tools that are essential for Search Engine Optimisation.

If you would prefer not to allow websites to use cookies there are a number of tools available to disable them from your browser. These are the tools we recommend:

ChromeGhostery extension (full blocking customisable) or Google’s Keep My Opt-Outs extension (advert tracking cookie block)
FireFoxGhostery Add-on or Google’s Cookie Opt-Out Plugin 
Internet ExplorerGhostery Add-on or Google’s Cookie Opt-Out Plugin 
SafariGhostery Extension

More information about cookies and their usage can be found on Google Analytics’ developer page