Privacy & Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are stored by the browser on your computer. Only the information that you provide, or the choices you make while visiting a website, can be stored in a cookie. Allowing a website to create a cookie does not give that or any other site access to the rest of your computer, and only the site that created the cookie can read it.


Our use of Cookies and how to opt out

We use cookies to monitor how people use our site, provide the services and features offered on our website, and to improve our user experience. Some of the cookies described above are stored on your machine by third parties when you use our website. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. If you prefer not to use cookies, you can choose to delete or disable cookies within your browser settings at any time.

For more information about these controls, visit your browser help material. All modern browsers provide a setting that allows a user to block third-party cookies. Please note that if you delete or disable our cookies, this may impact functionality in certain areas of the website


Purpose of cookies for website

Session cookies – Used remember which pages you visited, or for when you use the 'Back' button. Once you close your browser or log out, the cookie will expire and be deleted.


Persistent cookies – Can be used to store information or settings about you to improve your experience on a website Eg. “Remember me” cookies which store your username and password when you visit a site. This is not used to identify you: only to make logging into a website faster and more convenient.


Third Party cookies – Are cookies placed by another website or service i.e. it has a different address to the one you see in your browser’s address bar: in other words a third-party. They are used to allow that third party to provide a service to us. Examples include cookies created by Google's services (Google Analytics, Google AdSense), cookies stored when you share content on social sites (such as Facebook/Twitter) and those created by advertisements served from a different website (which is very common).


Third party cookies possibly used by this website

Provider: Google

Purpose: enable Google functionalities such as Google search, Maps, Analytics, Youtube

Policy: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Provider: Facebook

Purpose: enable social sharing and like

Policy: http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

Pinterest

Purpose: enable social sharing

Policy: https://policy.pinterest.co/en-gb/privacy-policy

Twitter

Purpose: enable social sharing

Policy: https://twitter.co/en/privacy

Information Collected by our Website

What we collect

Your name and appropriate contact information including email address, address, preferences and interests.


What we do with the information collected

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with more information for the products or services you have enquired about. Your information may also be stored in a Customer Relationship Management system for internal record keeping. We may use the information to improve our products and services. We may periodically contact you about new products / services and other information which we think you may find interesting using the contact details which you have provided.


Controlling your personal information

We do not sell, distribute or lease any personal information to third parties unless we have been given your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to contact you about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. Under the Data Protection Act 1998 you may request details of the personal information which we hold about you. Please note A small fee may be payable. Should you require a copy of the information held on you please write to or email us.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

SECURITY

Website Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable procedures to safeguard and secure any information we collect online.


External Links

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we no longer have any control over that other website and therefore, we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question before providing any personal information.