Cookie Policy

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small file sent from a website which is then stored by your web browser. When you return to the website the information in the cookie can be used to recognise your last session.

Cookies can't install malicious software such as viruses on your device, whether that’s a computer, tablet or a mobile phone.

How long does a cookie stay on your device?

Cookies stay on your device for different periods of time depending on what kind of cookie they are.

Session cookies normally only last while you have your internet browser open. Once you close your browser they’re automatically deleted from your device.

Persistent cookies typically stay on your device after you close your internet browser unless your browser is set up to automatically delete them. They can be used by websites to remember your preferences when you open up your browser again.

You can change your settings within your browser to clear them automatically or after a period of time. You can also block or restrict cookies within your browser settings, with a plug in or security software, but this can affect website performance or stop parts of a site from working.

What is used on this site and how?

This website uses cookies to generate user statistics such as which pages on our website are popular, how many visits we received and if from a certain country, or other stats that help us better understand our audience which lets us better tailor the site to make it more relevant and engaging. This website is built on the Squarespace platform. Squarespace may use cookies which are necessary for the proper operation of their system and to track the usage of this website in order to help us understand how the site is being used and thus provide an improved user experience. You can read the Squarespace privacy policy here.

This website also uses tracking software provided by Google Analytics to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. Google Analytics will save a cookie to your computer's hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and use of the website, but we do not use Google Analytics to save or collect personal information that can be used to identify you as a unique individual person. You can read Google's privacy policy here for further information. You can also remove this cookie via your browser settings or opt out of google analytic cookies by using the link here

By accepting the Cookie Notification message, you consent to the use of such cookies from Squarespace and Google Analytics. If you choose not to accept the Cookie Notification message, no cookies will be placed on your computer, and this data will not be tracked.