Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies for various purposes:-

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

  • We use Google Adwords to track traffic through our site and then access the anonymised data including conversion data.
  • Cookies can be used to improve your experience on a website. This includes features like breadcrumb navigation and “shopping basket” content remembering.
  • We also use cookies for advertising purposes.
  • Third-party vendors, including Google and Facebook, show our ads on sites across the Internet. Interest based marketing uses the information collected by those third-party vendors to allow us market to people who have shown an interest in our site or audiences built on similarity with the web profile of people who have shown an interest in our own or similar sites.
  • Third-party vendors, including Google and Facebook, use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to our website and also to other sites that show a similarity.
  • We do not directly control that information and only ever see it in an anonymised form. However you can opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting Google’s Ads Settings. Alternatively, you can opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.