Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience & personalise your journey around the website. Cookies are also used to provide general (not personal) site usage statistics to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better.

Cookies should be enabled by default on your browser, so if you have not changed your settings you should expect to be accepting cookies from websites.

However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.

Every browser handles disabling cookies slightly differently, here are links to the help pages for the key browsers to disable and manage your cookies.

By disabling cookies in your browser websites may not function as intended.

1. Information about our use of cookies

1.1 Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

1.2 A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. You block cookies 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 all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access or use all or part of our site. For more information on cookies, their use and blocking them you may want to visit This link is provided for convenience only and we do not have any control over its content. We therefore make no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any of the information appearing on that site or as to the suitability or quality of any of their products or services.

1.3 We need consent from you to receive cookies. When you first visit our website, you will be notified that if you continue to browse this site without changing your settings, we will assume that you have agreed to receive all cookies from our website


2. List of cookies used on our site

Cookie Type Usage Information
Google Anaylics We use Google Analytics to provide data about how users interact with our websites to improve your experience. Google Analytics cookies record visitors, city locations, browser type and site journey. All data in Google Analytics is aggregated and anonymised.

3rd Party – Cookie Names: _ga, _gid, _gat_*ID*, __utma, __utmt, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, __utmv, __utmx, __utmxx, _gaexp

YouTube YouTube may set a number of cookies if you watch videos on our website. This is to improve your viewing experience and can include anonymised location and demographic tracking.
YouTube may pass on information to third parties if required to do so by law or if third parties process the information on their behalf. 3rd Party – Cookie Names: CONSENT, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC
Optinmonster These cookies are used by OptinMonster to identify new vs. returning visitors for behavioural marketing purposes.

1st Party – Cookie Names: _omappvp, omappvs, om-*ID*

Cookie Policy This cookie records your consent to the cookie policy so we don’t continue to show you the banner.

1st Party – Cookie Name: catAccCookies


3. Cookies explained

First party cookies

3.1 These cookies are set by the website itself and allows us to link the cookie with the website user. Where we refer to “Website cookie”in the table above, these cookies are used for essential website functionality.

Third party cookies

3.2 We sometimes embed content from websites. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from such services, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Our website does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

3.3 The definitions below apply to the third party cookies used in the table above:

3.3.1 “Google” – These cookies are used by Google to provide different Google services for the user and to collect anonymous data about the user.

3.3.2 “Optinmonster Pop ups” – Cookies set by Optinmonster help to display and track the pop ups that appear on our website.

3.3.3 “Cookie Policy” – This cookie detects acceptance of the cookie policy notice.