Privacy & Cookies in Use on This Site

Cookies and How They Benefit You & Us

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.

How Do Cookies Help Us? They:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Improve the speed and security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you
  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

What We Do Not Use Cookies For:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.

Regulatory Policies

The Information Commissioner’s Office http://www.ico.gov.uk/ – is the body that polices data protection in the UK, and will be enforcing the law as it stands. It is upon their guidance that the Cookie Consent module has been modelled.

Granting Us Permission to Use Cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies, we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

Regulatory Policies

This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit. Please read the ICO’s reciprocal linking policy for more information.

Cookies we use and why

Disqus

Blog comments
Allowing you to add comments to our site. There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site. Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties.

Easy Social Share

Social Website Sharing
So you can easily Like or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site. The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.

JotForm

Form Submissions
We use interactive contact forms on our website that allow you to contact us in a streamlined manner. Cookies allow us to avoid spammy submissions and the extent of information shared does not exceed the information you choose to type in.

Third Party

Functions
Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video.

Google Analytics

Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytics programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.