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Cookies 2017-12-12T10:51:08+00:00

Information about our use of cookies

Using cookies helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Website and also allows us to improve our site.

The cookies we use are “analytical” cookies. They allow us to:

  • recognise and count the number of visitors
  • see how visitors move around the site when they are using it
  • understand the efficiency of campaigns

This all helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. The cookies we use are set out below:

Cookie Name Description Duration
_ga a unique ID used for Google analytics to help us improve the website 2 years
_gid a unique ID for a page and is used for Google analytics to help us improve the website 2 days
gadwp_wg_default_dimension This is used by Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress to view Google analytics in WordPress 1 year
gadwp_wg_default_metric This is used by Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress to view Google analytics in WordPress 1 year
gadwp_wg_default_swmetric This is used by Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress to view Google analytics in WordPress 1 year
viewed_cookie_policy a cookie that records whether the cookie policy pop-up was displayed 1 year
wfvt_ Cookie set by the Wordfence Security WordPress plugin which notes information about your general geographic location. Session
Wordfence_verifiedHuman Cookie set by the Wordfence Security WordPress plugin to protect the site against malicious attacks. 1 day

 

If you do not want cookies

You can 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 all or parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our site. You can opt-out of the analytical cookies referred to above, by either by downloading and installing the provided Google Browser Plugin or by administrating your cookies in your browser settings, in which case an opt-out cookie will be placed.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 years