Cookie Policy

Updated 3 January 2019
This Cookie Policy forms part of the Terms and Conditions. takes privacy seriously and is registered with the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).



Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient.

Cookies used by are shown below. You can adjust your browser settings to control cookies.

Cookie TypeNamePurpose
Strictly Necessary PHPSESSID Used to recognise a user anonymously and provide a consistent experience through the site.

Expires: When the browsing session ends
Strictly Necessary/Analytical/Performance tracker_unique_id Used to identify a user, connect visits to enquiries, identify repeat enquiries and for internal site usage analysis.

Expires: 1 year
Functionality Cookie cookie_consent Records whether a user has seen the message about use of cookies.

Expires: 30 Days
Analytical/performance [Google Analytics] [Find out more] _ga Used to distinguish users.

Expires: 2 years
_gat Used to distinguish user.

Expires: 24 Hours
_gid Used to throttle request rate

Expires 1 minute

Google Analytics

We use a tool called ‘Google Analytics’ to collect information about the use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site.

We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information.

Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use and the Google Privacy Policy . You can prevent Google Analytics from recognising you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.