Privacy & Cookie Policy

Privacy Statement:

How we use Cookies:

Cookies are very small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites.

We sometimes use cookies to help identify your computer so we can tailor your user experience.  Cookies may also be placed by advertisements displayed on the site.

You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly.

This website will not:

  • Share any personal information with third parties.

Cookies possibly used by this website:

AdvertisingThis site displays some advertisements from the Google AdSense program. These advertisements may use cookies. For further information on Google's cookies and their policies, please see Google's advertising privacy policy.
AnalyticsTo understand how people use our site, and to discover areas on our site with issues, we use various analytics. Most websites use some sort of analytics program like this. The data it collects helps us see things like how many people visit our site, which country they are from, how many pages they visited, how fast our site loaded, and so on. All data collected is completely anonymous, it does not identify you as an individual in any way.
Blog/Post CommentsPersistent1 yearIf you leave a comment on the website e.g. on a page, article or blog post, then a cookie may be stored to 'remember' your email address for the next time you post (should you choose the "remember me" option).
Cookie HeaderPersistent1 yearIn the header of each web page on this site you will see a message alerting you of our privacy and cookie policy. If you've seen this message once, you probably won't want to see it again. We use a cookie to remember this setting. User data is all anonymous.
SharingSome third party cookies are set by services that appear on our pages. They are set by the operators of that service and are not in our control. They are set by organisations such as Twitter, Facebook and Reddit and relate to the ability of users to share content on this site.
WordPressPersistent1 yearWordPress is the Content Management System (CMS) that runs this website. It uses a cookie when logging in and out and is essential for proper website operation. It is only set if you are a registered user, so for most people it is not set at all. User data is all anonymous.

To delete the cookie used to remember if you have viewed this policy or not, please click here: Delete Cookie
N.B. this will delete the viewed_cookie_policy cookie on this website. It will appear that nothing has happened – what has actually happened is that the cookie has been deleted, and when you re-load the page the cookie bar will be shown again.

If you wish to disable cookies, or remove those already set, Pinsent Masons LLP have published an excellent instruction page at

If you have any queries about the privacy of your data on this website, please contact us.