Cookies are small data files, applied by the majority of websites, which transfer text-only information to the hard drive of your computer. They relate to a specific site and can be used to enhance that site’s functionality and your interaction with it; they may also be used for usage tracking, research, targeting etc.
We use the following cookies on our Website:
Below is a list of the all the cookies we have set and our reasons for doing so:
Behavioural marketing (remarketing or retargeting)
We use Google Analytics and Facebook Pixels to gather data to help us in optimising our website for the best possible user experience. In addition, these technologies help us to create relevant and targeting advertisements towards our website visitors.
Through our use of Google Analytics, we are able to track user interactions with our website. For example, we gather and measure metrics such as our most popular pages, how long users stay on our site and when users tend to leave our site. This helps us when working to provide the best user experience possible and identify any issues we may be having with the website. In addition, Google Analytics also collect Cookies, Advertising Identifiers and IP Addresses.
A Facebook Tracking Pixel is a piece of code installed throughout our website that tracks users interactions with our site that have arrived from Facebook. With your permission, we utilise the Facebook Tracking Pixel to track the actions of website users after they have arrived on our website through clicking a link on a Facebook advertisement. We are then able to observe the effectiveness of our Facebook advertising campaigns so we can continually strive to provide relevant advertisements to individuals who benefit from our messages.
Whilst the data remains completely anonymous to us, Facebook may be able to connect the data with your personal account. You can learn more about Facebook Ads, their use of your data and revoke your permissions here.
If your browser settings are such that you allow cookies to be set, we take this and your continued use of our website to mean that you consent to us using cookies on our website.
Updating your settings
You may control the cookies used by websites by modifying the settings in your browser – view the help menu to change your cookie preferences.
To access the Google Analytics opt-out browser, please visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. By choosing this option, you will block Google Analytics across all websites. For more detailed information about cookies and how they can be managed and deleted please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Security of information
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we use measures to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Website and you acknowledge that any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features which are appropriate to the type of personal data you have provided to try to prevent unauthorised access or inadvertent disclosure.
Our Website may, from time to time, contain links to external websites (for example links to our Facebook or Twitter page). If you follow a link to any external websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and website terms and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any information to any external websites.
“Opting-out”, changing your contact information or contacting us