Privacy and Cookie Usage


1.  EU Cookie Compliance

The law relating to cookies has recently changed. We are committed to complying with all relevant legislation and the following sets out our use of cookies on this website, provides an exaplanation of these cookies, provides links to external websites containing further information regarding cookies and the options available to you as the user of our website.

The only cookies in use on are associated with our use of Google Analytics. In common with millions of other websites we use Google Analytics to help us to improve our site by understanding the volume and frequency of visits, the site or search engine by which visitors arrive at our site, and the duration of individual visits. Google Analytics does not collect personally identifiable information, and we do not share our collected data with Google. Read more about Google Analytics or download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Google Analytics places the following four cookies which help us understand how visitors interact with our website:

_utma tracks the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. It expires after 2 years.

_utmb and _utmc track how long a particular visit takes. _utmb expires after 30 minutes, _utmc expires once you close your browser.

_utmz tracks which site or search engine the visitor came from, the link clicked or keyword used, and the visitor's geographic location. It expires after 6 months

By using our website, you agree that we can place these cookies on your computer. Please refer to your browser's Help function, or visit for further details on how to control and delete cookies.

2.  Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how uses and protects any information that you provide when you use this website. Other than anonymous statistical information as detailed within Section 1. EU Cookie Compliance, information provided is exclusively related to the use of our Information Request form. Any information provide through the use of this form will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from May 1st 2012.

The information you provide by completing all or part of the Information Request Form enables us to understand your needs and provide you with a better service through a personal response to a request for information. The information submitted will also be used for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.

By submitting information you acknowledge that details will be used in this way but may request at any time that your details are removed from our systems. Any personal data collected through this website will be treated as confidential in line with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998 and we will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties.

Removal from our lists may be requested at any time.