Cookie Policy


Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google to generate statistical information about the use of websites. Google do this using cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded to your device by websites you visit.

Google use the data collected to track and examine the use of our website, and to prepare reports on our website’s activities. We then review those reports and use the information in them to improve our website.

For further information regarding how Google processes the data it collects please read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data.

You have the option of refusing to accept Google Analytics cookies when you first visit our website.

For more specific information about the individual cookies installed by Google Analytics, and the purposes for which those cookies are used, see below:

  •  Cookie: _ga
    • Description:  This cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously (ie. in a way that does not directly identify anyone) and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
    • Duration:  2 years
    • Type:  Analytics
  • Cookie:  _gid
    • Description:  This cookie is used to store information of how visitors use our website and is used to help create analytics reports showing the websites activities. The data collected by the cookie includes the number of visitors, where they have come from, and the pages they have visited, all in an anonymous form (i.e.. in a way that does not directly identify anyone).
    • Duration:  1 day
    • Type:  Analytics
  • Cookie:  _gat
    • Description:  This cookie is installed to throttle the request rate to limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.
    • Duration:  1 minute
    • Type:  Performance