Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site also uses cookies, which are tiny files sent by a web server and stored by the browser, to improve your experience. The information collected is sent to the server every time the browser sends requests for a page from the server which enables the web server for identifying and tracking the web browser. The cookies we use are harmless and only store the information you provide. They do not introduce viruses on your computer. A cookie cannot “grab” your email address but it can store your email address on the website if you have typed in your email address; a cookie stores all information you voluntarily give when you visit a website.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use both “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies on the website. We will use the cookies to keep track of you while you navigate the website and to enable our website to recognize you when you visit later. Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.

Here is a list of the cookies

Session CookiesPHPSESSIDTo keep track of sessions. This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. It is a random generated number.
Functionality Cookieswordpress_logged_in_[UID]This session cookie allows us to authenticate logged in administrator users and maintains a manifest of website settings for use across the site.
wordpress_test_cookieThis cookie is used for testing the browser you’re using, is able to use cookies (wordpress_test_cookie).
Wp-settings-1 & wp-settings-time-1 is used to customize your view of admin interface, and also the main site interface.
Cookies to Improve Performance_ga
We use Google Analytics for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.
Please see here for further information.
Third Party CookiesAPISID
These cookies, provided by Google are
used for storing user preferences and information of Google maps. They contain alphanumeric piece of text.
Targeted marketing service offered by MediaMath.

Disabling Cookies

You can change your browser settings to accept or block these cookies. As the means vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser’s Help menu for more information.

Please note that if you choose to reject cookies, certain parts of this site may not be available to you or may not function properly.

Links to Other Web Sites

This site may contain links or references to other websites. Please be aware that we do not control the Cookies / tracking technologies of other websites and this Cookie Policy does not apply to those websites.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.


Last updated: April  2016