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Cookie Policy

What's a cookie?

  • A "cookie" is a piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive if you agree to this and which records how you move your way around a website so that, when you revisit that website, it can present tailored options based on the information stored about your last visit. Cookies can also be used to analyse traffic and for advertising and marketing purposes.
  • Cookies are used by nearly all websites and do not harm your system.

We are required to obtain your consent for all non-essential cookies used on our website. You can block cookies (including essential cookies) at any time by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block essential cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

How do we use cookies?

  • We use cookies to track your use of our website. This enables us to understand how you use the site and track any patterns with regards how you are using our website. This helps us to develop and improve our website as well as products and / or services in response to what you might need or want.
  • Cookies are either:
    • Session cookies: these are only stored on your computer during your web session and are automatically deleted when you close your browser – they usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to browse a website without having to log in to each page but they do not collect any personal data from your computer;or
    • Persistent cookies: a persistent cookie is stored as a file on your computer and it remains there when you close your web browser. The cookie can be read by the website that created it when you visit that website again. We use persistent cookies for the Log In process if you select the option Remember Me and Google Analytics.
  • Cookies can also be categorised as follows:
    • Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are essential to enable you to use the website effectively, such as when buying a product and / or service.Without these cookies, the services available to you on our website cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.
    • Performance cookies: These cookies enable us to monitor and improve the performance of our website. For example, they allow us to count visits, identify traffic sources and see which parts of the site are most popular.
    • Functionality cookies: These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced features. For instance, we may be able to provide you with news or updates relevant to the services you use. They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as viewing a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect is usually anonymised.
    • Targeting cookies: These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.
    • First and third party cookies: First party cookies are cookies set by our website. Third party cookies are cookies on our website that are set by a website other than our website, such as where we have adverts on our website or use Facebook pixels so that we can show you relevant content from us when you are on Facebook.

We use third party cookies on our website and these are set out in the table below.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookies we use and why

Purpose Category Provider
This cookie is used to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks on our website. Essential
This cookie is used to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks on our website. Essential
14 days
This cookie is used to retain the logged in users identity. Essential
5 years
This cookie is used to identify the logged in users tenant id. Essential
(1 Year)
This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on our website. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie. Functionality
(2 Years)
This cookie is used to select the user interface language displayed. Functionality
(1 year)
This cookie is used to remember the current website section. Functionality
_ga (2 years)
_gid (24 hours)
_gat_gtag_* (1 minute)
These cookies are used with Google Universal Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data Performance
(6 months)
This cookie is used by the Contact form Google reCAPTURE component we use to prevent automated posts by robots. Targeting
(30 days)
Cookie used by Cloudflare a service we use to speed up page response times and detect malicious activity. Essential

How do I change my cookie settings?

You can alter your cookie preferences at any time using links in the page footer. If the cookie consent form is not visible click on the indicator (2) in page footer to access the form. Refer to Cookie Settings image below.

Update your cookie settings

Please refresh your page to ensure that the new settings have taken effect.

  • You can also control your cookie settings through your web browser.
  • You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, by going to
  • If you have any questions about the cookies that we use, feel free to email us.