Cookie Policy

We use a feature of your internet browser called "cookies" on this website.

We do not use cookies to retrieve personal information about you from your computer. We will only gain such information if you have knowingly and willingly provided such information to us.

Our Assurance

We value our visitors and understand how important it is to treat the data we capture correctly. We consider this information a vital part of our organisation. We do not, nor will we ever sell, rent or loan any data to 3rd parties that identifies you without your consent.

Your Acknowledgement

We hope that after you have read our policy you will have sufficient details about the cookies used on this website to be reassured that we use them responsibly.

By navigating around the website we will assume you are happy with cookies being set by us to improve your experience.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a very small piece of information in the form of a text file placed on your computer hard drive by lots of the websites that you visit. Cookies allow us to help you get the best out of your visit to the website and improve your user experience, for instance by remembering that you have visited before. They can also be used to make sure that any advertising you see is relevant to you.

For further information about cookies please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org

In this policy we have used the following categories of cookies:

  • Strictly Necessary cookies
  • Performance cookies
  • Functionality cookies
  • Targeting cookies

This categorisation has been defined by The International Chamber Of Commerce (UK).

How do we use cookies?

Our cookies are used to store basic information, like your user identification. They do not store password or credit card information.

Strictly Necessary cookies

We do not currently use any of these cookies on this website.

Performance cookies

Cookies are used to provide aggregated statistics on visitors to our websites and their browsing behaviour. This enables us to order the site to make customers' journeys easier, and if necessary make improvements. The data is aggregated and anonymised, which means we cannot identify you as an individual.

We use Google Analytics to carry out analytical functions on our site. You can view their privacy policy here http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

Functionality cookies

We do not use any of these cookies on this website.

Targeting cookies

We do not use any of these cookies on this website.

Cookie Maintenance

You can set your browser to accept or reject all specific cookies. You can also set your browser to alert you each time a cookie is presented to your computer. You can delete cookies that have been stored on your computer but remember, if you prevent us from placing cookies on your computer during your visit, or you subsequently delete a cookie that has been placed, it may not be possible for you to use our website effectively.

By disabling your cookies from the browser settings, you will be restricting the cookies that we use to manage its website and this may have an impact on how this website will function. This will apply to ALL websites once cookies are disabled via your browser settings and not only this website.

If you would like to restrict or block cookies that are set by us and other websites, you can do this through your web browser settings. Instructions for how to do this for the most used web browsers on Microsoft Windows and Apple OS-X are below. For other web browsers or operating systems please use the Help function on your browser to find details on how to do this. For information on how to restrict or block cookies on your mobile phone or tablet/pad device, you will need to refer to your handset or tablet manual.

Guide to Disabling Cookies in your Web Browser

Microsoft Windows

Internet Explorer 7.0+

  1. Click on 'Tools' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Internet Options'
  3. Click on 'Privacy' Tab on top section
  4. Click on the 'Advanced' button
  5. Select 'Block' for both 'First Party Cookies' and 'Third Party Cookies'
  6. Click 'OK'
  7. Click 'OK'


Firefox 3.0+

  1. Click on 'Tools' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Privacy' Tab in the top section
  4. From the drop down box select 'Use Custom Setting For History'
  5. Un-tick the box that says 'Accept Cookies From Sites'
  6. Click 'OK'


Google Chrome 16.0+

  1. Click on the spanner icon ('Customise and control Google Chrome')
  2. Click on 'Settings'
  3. Click on 'Show advanced settings'
  4. Click the 'Content Settings...' button under the 'Privacy' heading
  5. Click 'Block sites from setting any data' under the 'Cookies' heading
  6. Scroll down and click the 'OK' button
  7. Close the 'Settings' tab


Safari

  1. Click on 'Edit' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Preferences...'
  3. Click the 'Privacy' tab
  4. Under 'Block Cookies' select 'Always'
  5. Click the [X] button to close the window


Opera 10+

  1. Click the 'Opera' menu
  2. Choose 'Settings' - 'Preferences'
  3. Click the 'Advanced' tab
  4. Click 'Cookies' on the left
  5. Select 'Never accept cookies'
  6. Click 'OK'

Apple OS-X

Safari

  1. Click on the 'Safari' menu
  2. Click on 'Preferences...'
  3. Click the 'Security' tab
  4. Under 'Accept Cookies' select 'Never'
  5. Close the window


Opera 10+

  1. Click the 'Opera' menu
  2. Click on 'Preferences'
  3. Click the 'Advanced' tab
  4. Click 'Cookies' on the left
  5. Select 'Never accept cookies'
  6. Click 'OK'


Firefox 3.0+

  1. Click on the 'Firefox' menu
  2. Click on 'Preferences...'
  3. Click on 'Privacy' Tab in the top section
  4. From the drop down box select 'Use Custom Setting For History'
  5. Un-tick the box that says 'Accept Cookies From Sites'
  6. Close the window


Google Chrome 16.0+

  1. Click the 'Chrome' menu
  2. Click on 'Preferences...'
  3. Click on 'Show advanced settings'
  4. Click the 'Content Settings...' button under the 'Privacy' heading
  5. Click 'Block sites from setting any data' under the 'Cookies' heading
  6. Scroll down and click the 'OK' button
  7. Close the 'Settings' tab

If you have any questions or comments about our cookie policy please contact us.