When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
The Website will keep contact form submissions for a certain period for communication purposes, but will not use the information submitted for marketing purposes.
What are cookies?
Cookies are a small text files that are stored in your web browser that allows us or a third-party to recognize you. Cookies can be used to collect, store and share bits of information about your activities across websites, including on The Website.
Cookies might be used for the following purposes:
- To enable certain functions
- To provide analytics
- To store your preferences
- To enable ad delivery and behavioural advertising
The Website uses both session cookies and persistent cookies.
A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to The Website. These cookies expire after a short time, or when you close your web browser after using The Website. We use these cookies to identify you during a single browsing session, such as when you log into The Website.
A persistent cookie will remain on your devices for a set period of time specified in the cookie. We use these cookies where we need to identify you over a longer period of time. For example, we would use a persistent cookie if you asked that we keep you signed in.
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
The cookies we set
- Login Related Cookies
- Third Party Cookies
The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.
- Google Analytics
The Website uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
- Commenting System
- Affiliate Tracking
Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.
- Mobile Theme
The Website collects information of a visitor’s preference for viewing the mobile version of a site. A cookie is stored for 3.5 days to remember whether or not a visitor of the site wishes to view its mobile version. Please visit Jetpack to learn more about this cookie.
- Google Analytics
What are your cookies options?
If you don’t like the idea of cookies or certain types of cookies, you can change your browser’s settings to delete cookies that have already been set and to not accept new cookies. To learn more about how to do this, visit the help pages of your browser.
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or do not accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
Where can I find more information about cookies?
You can learn more about cookies by visiting the following third-party websites:
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.
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This Policy was last updated on the 5th January 2023.