Privacy and Cookies

Privacy and Cookies

This website contains links to unrelated sites. We are not responsible for the content of these sites and this privacy statement does not apply to them.

What personal data do we collect and why?

1) Users’ IP address
Your IP address is automatically logged by our web server, but we do not analyse this information and do not share it with any other third parties.

2) Cookies
Cookies are small text files that may be placed on your computer or other mobile or handheld device (e.g. smartphone or tablet) via your internet browser when you visit a website.

We only use necessary cookies on this website.  Necessary cookies enable core functionality. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, and can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences.

How to block cookies

You can restrict or block cookies which are set during your use of the website by changing your browser’s settings. Some pages may not work if you completely disable cookies.

Check information in your browser’s help section for specific instructions on how to manage cookies. Alternatively, websites such as “All About Cookies” provide comprehensive guidance.

Guide to managing cookies

Cookies that we use

Cookies set by this website: catAccCookies
Cookie set by the UK cookie consent plugin to record that you accept the fact that the site uses cookies. This cookie is used to stop the Cookie notification displaying each time a new session is opened.
Expires after 1 month

Cookies set by Google: 1P_JAR, CONSENT, NID, DV
This group sets a unique ID to remember your preferences and other information such as website statistics and track conversion rates. Google’s policies can be viewed at https://policies.google.com/technologies/types
Various expiry times

NSC_#
Used to ensure traffic and user data are routed to the correct locations where a site is hosted on multiple servers, so that the end user has a consistent experience. It is also an HTTP cookie that expires at the end of a session.
Expires in 2 minutes

Cookies set by YouTube. VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE & YSC
YouTube is a Google-owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. Used by Google in combination with SID to verify Google user account and nmost recent login time.
Expires in 5 months 27 days

You can see the cookies set by this website within your browser’s settings. Instructions for the most common browsers can be found here: ChromeFirefoxInternet Explorer.

You can find out more about cookies and how to manage them at www.allaboutcookies.org.