Privacy Policy

We do not collect any personal information at all about you on this site with the exeption of the contact form. Further information is provided on the Website terms and Conditions page.

Use of cookies

The information below covers our policies regarding Cookies on this site. You can change the current cookies setting at the bottom of this section.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They cannot be used to identify you personally.

They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies are just harmless files. Cookies cannot look into information stored on your hard-drive. It is technically impossible for cookies to read personal information. Cookies can only store data that is provided by the server or generated by an explicit user action.

Can cookies be used to run programs and deliver viruses on your PC? No. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or to deliver viruses to your computer.

You may delete cookies or prevent them being created and it should not impact your use of this site but may impact usability - for instance you may need to reset the font size for each page if you wish to view the site in a bigger font size.

We only use one type of cookie on this site. We use a persistent cookie which will outlast user sessions. If a persistent cookie has its Max-Age set to 1 year, then, within the year, the initial value set in that cookie would be sent back to the server every time the user visited the server. This could be used to record a piece of information such as how the user views this website (font size and contrast themes for example). These type of User Interface Customisation Cookies are exempt from consent according to the EU advisory body on data protection- WP29. However, if you choose to disable cookies on this site via the functionality at the foot of this page we will set these cookies to be session cookies rather than persistent cookies and they will thus be deleted at the end of your browser session. If you wish to you can go a step further and prevent the use of cookies completely through your browser. This will impact the use of the accessibility features the site provides for font size and contrast, but other methods may be available to you through your browser.

The table below describes this sites use of cookies and their type. Where cookies are persistent the duration of that cookie is provided.

Cookie Type Duration Purpose More information
STuac Persistent but may be set to Session 1 year User Interface Customisation Cookie. Tells us whether the user has indicated they accept cookies or not on this site. If set takes values of 3 or 5 only. Prevents the user being asked every time they use this website
STstyle Persistent but may be set to Session 1 year User Interface Customisation Cookie. If in use this holds whether the user is using the default styling or the contrast high visibility styling. Values STdefault and STContrast only. User changeable via the functionality provided at the top right of the page. Prevents the user being asked every time they use this website or a different page within the website.
STfs Persistent but may be set to Session 1 year User Interface Customisation Cookie. If in use this holds the sites' default font sizing to be used for each page. User changeable via the functionality provided (Bigger, Reset, Smaller) at the top right of the page. Prevents the user being asked every time they use this website or a different page within the website.

 

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, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

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