Analytics Information

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We use Google Analytics to track usage of our site and to measure visits on an anonymous basis, no personal data is collected. Google Analytics cookies record how many devices are being used to visit the website and how users move around the site before exiting.

  • Cookie 'utma' tracks how many times the site has been visited before (if any)
  • Cookie 'utmb' and ‘utmc’ are connected and track the duration of a site visit
  • Cookie 'utmz' identifies whether the site visit has come through a search engine or a link from another website

In order to keep the website running efficiently, we measure number and volume of site visitors on different days and at different times.

The cookies do not collect any personal information, only information about your computer and browser – for example, it is useful to know whether people are viewing the website on a PC or a mobile device.

Cookies are designed to expire as follows:

  • utma, expires 2 years after the last visit to the site
  • utmb, expires 30 minutes after your last visit, or after 30 minutes of inactivity
  • utmc, expires when you close your browser
  • utmz, expires 6 months after it was last set

How to control and delete cookies

We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by this website, or any other website – you can do this through your browser settings. The 'help' function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit the About Cookies website, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your machine as well as more general information about cookies.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may affect the functionality of some websites

If you wish to view your cookie code, just click on a cookie to open it. You'll see a short string of text and numbers. The numbers are your identification card, which can only be seen by the server that gave you the cookie. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual. To opt out of any third party website data collection, for example, where you have used a link from this website, please refer to their individual site information.