Cookie Policy

Visitors to our website

When someone visits this website, we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting this website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it unless you login or provide personal data through your use of this website.

What is a Cookie?

A Cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the Cookie file of the browser on your computer's hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. The information stored in a Cookie can only be read by the website that placed the Cookie or other sites that it has agreed to share information with. A Cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the Cookie has come; the "lifetime" of the Cookie; and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

Our policy on Cookies

Our policy is to use Cookies only to improve the way we do business with you or when they are essential to the way the site works. The types of activities we may use Cookies for are to:

Cookies used on this website

Session Cookies: These are temporary Cookies that remain in the Cookie file of your browser until you close your browser.

Persistent Cookies: These are stored on your computer until they expire or you remove them. Persistent Cookies store your personal preferences such as your language preferences on multi-lingual sites to make subsequent visits easier. They also remember questions we have asked you previously, such as a request to complete an online survey. A persistent Cookie will prevent you from being asked to complete the same survey every time you visit the website.

Third party Cookies: We work with third parties who, on our behalf, research the use of our website and activities on it. In doing so they may place a Cookie on your computer. However it would not contain any personal information that others could read and understand. We also work with third parties to evaluate the effectiveness of our advertising and promotions on third party websites. Again, the Cookie would not contain any personal information that others could read and understand.

Details and a brief description of Cookies used on this website can be found in the following table:

Grouped Cookie Name Description
Analytics & Optimisation

Web analytics platform and a multi-variant testing platform to monitor and optimise this website, both of which utilise Cookies to capture anonymous data about a user's journey and aggregate this data up to analyse trends. These Cookies last longer than the user's session so that we can understand whether this is a user's first time, or a returning visitor.

We use Google Analytics Advertising Features including:

  • Remarketing with Google Analytics
  • Google Display Network impression reporting
  • Demographics and interest reporting
  • Integrated services that require Google Analytics to collect data via advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers
Affiliate Tracking Our affiliate network use Cookies to measure the effectiveness of our affiliate network's marketing campaigns.

How to refuse use of Cookies

You may refuse the use of Cookies by changing your internet browser settings to disable the use of Cookies. Please note that a refusal to accept the use of Cookies may result in the website not working properly for you; you may experience slower running times and you may not be able to access all website content. For example, you would not be able to access the member’s area.

How to disable Cookies in your browser

The use of Cookies can be prevented by changing your internet browser settings. Each browser has a different procedure for disabling the use of Cookies. If you would like further information on Cookies, please go to

Further questions about our use of Cookies

If you have any questions about specific Cookies or our Cookie policy, please email us at