Cookie Policy

This website uses cookies, or tiny pieces of information stored on your computer, to verify who you are when you are logged in to the administration area.

Types of cookies we use

We use the following types of cookies:

  • strictly necessary cookies – these are essential in to enable you to move around the websites and use their features. Without these cookies the services you have asked for, such as registering for an account, cannot be provided.
  • functionality cookies – these cookies allow the website to remember choices you make and provide more personal features. For instance, a functional cookie can be used to remember the volume level you prefer to use when watching videos on our websites. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

First Party Cookies

Provider Cookie name Purpose Further information
Website ir_test This tests whether the device is suppressing cookies
Website cke This cookie is used to remember whether you wish to view the cookie notice or not.
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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Overview of Google Analytics privacy

Third Party Cookies

To enrich our website content, sometimes we may embed video content from other social media websites such as YouTube or Facebook. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. This website has no control or liability over these cookies set, so you should check the relevant third party’s cookie policy for more information.

We also offer a ‘share page’ widget on some of our web pages, where content can be shared easily on the following sites – Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Delicious and Digg. These sites may set a cookie when you are logged into their service.  This website has no control or liability over these cookies set, so you should check the relevant third party’s cookie policy for more information.

Some links and resources are provided below to assist your understanding of the types of cookies you may encounter.

Provider Cookie name Purpose Further information
Google maps NID
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These cookies are used by Google to track how many people are using their maps Overview of Google privacy
YouTube use_hitbox

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YouTube may still set cookies on the user’s computer once the visitor clicks on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
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We have the Twitter Share widget in place on the site which makes use of cookies. May include targeted advertising cookies. Twitter Privacy Policy
Twitter Articles
Google PREF

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Cookies related to Google. May include targeted advertising cookies used on our social media hub. Google Cookies
Google Types
CloudFlare _cfduid Identifies a single machine as safe to connect behind a shared IP so challenges do not have to be reissued. Cloudflare Cookie Policy

Cookies

This website will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, should you choose to disable, reject or block our cookies, some parts of our website will not function fully, or in some cases, our website will not be accessible at all.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

WordPress

For detailed information on the use of cookies within the WordPress ecosystem please visit https://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies

Changes to our Cookie Statement

Any changes we may make to our Cookie Statement in the future will be posted on this page.