Cookie policy

Cookie policy

This site sometimes uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications.

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better or aids in protecting the site. We encourage you to accept the cookies our website uses as they help us to improve the user experience for you and many others. However, you are under no obligation to do so.

Third party cookies

From time to time our site uses a number of third party elements to enhance the user experience or allow you to share information. These include the use of videos or maps and the ability to share content with other users.

CookieTypeDurationDescription
CONSENT, DV, 1P_JAR, ANID, OGPC, OTZ, NID, SEARCH_SAMESITEthird partyVariousCookies set by Google.com to record preferences, set security policies, processes analytics and for advertising.
GPSthird party1 dayCookies for marketing purposes set by YouTube
guest_id | personalization_idthird party
IDEthird party1 year
PREFthird party8 monthsThis registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses Youtube videos across different websites.
swpm_in_usethird partyUntil session is endedSimple WordPress Membership cookie for a logged in user.
swpm_in_use, simple_wp_membershipsessionUntil session is endedUsed for the Membership plugin to check for logged in users, authenticate log-ins and to allow visitors to browse through the pages of the Website while remaining logged in.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEthird party6 monthsGoogle uses cookies to deliver the service (YouTube), to ensure that its services are working as intended, and to make improvements to its services. This cookie estimates the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated Youtube videos.
Wfwaf-Authcookiefunctional1 day

Cookie is set by firewall to determine if the user is logged in.

YSCsessionUntil session is endedThis cookie is set by YouTube to track views of embedded videos.

Managing cookies

However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. Select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options, then add our domain to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from.

Updated: 24/06/2020