Cookie Policy

This policy should be read in conjunction with our website Terms & Conditions of use.

Protecting our users is at the heart of everything we do and protecting your information is no exception.

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience.

Because we respect your right to privacy, we offer you the option not to allow cookies. However, blocking cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

What are cookies and why do we use them?

Cookies make websites work better.

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer or device by websites. They provide useful information to us, which help in all sorts of ways.

Cookies help us to:

  • Analyse how our users interact with our website so we can make improvements to the service you receive.
  • Record your cookie consent choices.
What cookies do we use?

We use the following types of cookies on our website:

  • Session cookies that are deleted after each visit.
  • These are used to help us improve the service you receive.
  • Persistent cookies that remain in place across multiple visits to our sites.
  • These are used to help us improve the service you receive and to store your consent regarding our use of cookies.

Some of these cookies are necessary and some are optional.

A table of the cookies used on this site can be found at the end of this policy.

Necessary Cookies

Certain cookies are necessary in order for you to use our website. They provide basic functionality like page navigation and storing your cookie consent.

Optional Cookies

These cookies are usually supplied by our business partners and help us to improve your browsing experience.

These can be session or persistent depending on what the cookie is used for. These enable us to recognise repeat visitors to the site. By matching a randomly generated identifier, we’re able to record specific browsing information such as how you arrive at the site, the pages you view, options you select, and the path you take through the site. By monitoring this information we’re able to make improvements to our site so that it is more useful to visitors.

These will appear in our popup tool as Preferences or Statistics related cookies.

Accepting, disabling or deleting cookies

You can accept or block cookies by using the buttons on the on-screen popup tool or by using your browser settings.

You can also disable or delete them via your browser if you wish to, but this may restrict your access to our site. For more information about how to disable or delete cookies in your browser please visit the ‘About Cookies’ website (allaboutcookies.org).

For information on how to do this on your mobile phone or tablet browser, please see the relevant support page from your device manufacturer’s website.

If you share the use of a computer, accepting or rejecting the use of cookies will affect all users of that computer.

Changing your mind about cookies

If you change your mind about which cookies you want to allow, please click on the circular black icon in the bottom left of the screen labelled with the letters CO.

This will allow you to see what type of cookies you have allowed, change what you have consented to or withdraw your consent entirely.

Table of cookies used on this website

Google reCAPTCHA

Functional, Marketing/Tracking

Usage

We use Google reCAPTCHA for spam prevention. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the Google reCAPTCHA Privacy Statement.

Functional

Name
Expiration
session
Function
Provide spam protection

Marketing/Tracking

Name
Expiration
session
Function
Read and filter requests from bots
Name
Expiration
session
Function
Read and filter requests from bots
Name
Expiration
persistent
Function
Read and filter requests from bots

WooCommerce

Statistics

Usage

We use WooCommerce for webshop management. Read more

Sharing data

This data is not shared with third parties.

Statistics

Name
Expiration
Function
Store last visit

Complianz

Functional

Usage

We use Complianz for cookie consent management. Read more

Sharing data

This data is not shared with third parties. For more information, please read the Complianz Privacy Statement.

Functional

Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store if the cookie banner has been dismissed
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store accepted cookie policy ID
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Store cookie consent preferences
Name
Expiration
365 days
Function
Determine which cookie banner to show

Matomo

Statistics (anonymous)

Usage

We use Matomo for website statistics. Read more

Sharing data

This data is not shared with third parties.

Statistics (anonymous)

Name
Expiration
13 months
Function
Store a unique user ID
Name
Expiration
session
Function
Store a unique session ID
Name
Expiration
13 months
Function
Store a unique user ID
Name
Expiration
session
Function
Store a unique session ID

Google Analytics

Statistics

Usage

We use Google Analytics for website statistics. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the Google Analytics Privacy Statement.

Statistics

Name
Expiration
2 years
Function
Store and count pageviews
Name
Expiration
1 day
Function
Store and count pageviews
Name
Expiration
1 minute
Function
Store a unique user ID

Twitter

Functional, Marketing/Tracking

Usage

We use Twitter for display of recent social posts and/or social share buttons. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the Twitter Privacy Statement.

Functional

Name
Expiration
persistent
Function
Provide load balancing functionality

Marketing/Tracking

Name
Expiration
persistent
Function
Store if the user has seen embedded content

LinkedIn

Marketing/Tracking, Functional

Usage

We use LinkedIn for display of recent social posts and/or social share buttons. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the LinkedIn Privacy Statement.

Marketing/Tracking

Name
Expiration
2 years
Function
Store browser details
Name
Expiration
1 month
Function
Provide ad delivery or retargeting
Name
Expiration
3 months
Function
Store browser details
Name
Expiration
30 days
Function
Provide ad delivery or retargeting
Name
Expiration
1 day
Function
Store performed actions on the website
Name
Expiration
2 years
Function
Store performed actions on the website
Name
Expiration
session
Function
Provide functions across pages

Functional

Name
Expiration
10 years
Function
Store privacy preferences
Name
Expiration
session
Function
Provide functions across pages

Google Maps

Marketing/Tracking

Usage

We use Google Maps for maps display. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the Google Maps Privacy Statement.

Marketing/Tracking

Name
Expiration
expires immediately
Function
Read user IP address

Vimeo

Functional, Statistics

Usage

We use Vimeo for video display. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the Vimeo Privacy Statement.

Functional

Name
Expiration
30 minutes
Function
Read and filter requests from bots

Statistics

Name
Expiration
10 minutes
Function
Store and track audience reach
Name
Expiration
2 years
Function
Store the user's usage history

Google Fonts

Marketing/Tracking

Usage

We use Google Fonts for display of webfonts. Read more

Sharing data

For more information, please read the Google Fonts Privacy Statement.

Marketing/Tracking

Name
Expiration
expires immediately
Function
Read user IP address

Miscellaneous

Purpose pending investigation

Usage

Sharing data

Sharing of data is pending investigation

Purpose pending investigation

Name
active_tab
Expiration
Function
Name
Expiration
Function
Name
Expiration
Function
Name
ssPanelTop
Expiration
Function
Name
Expiration
Function
Name
uber_menu_settings_tab
Expiration
Function
Name
activetab
Expiration
Function

Last updated on 23rd May 2022