Cookie Policy

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Cookie Policy 2018-02-02T10:20:19+00:00

This site uses cookies

Cookies are 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 carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. 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. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

This site uses Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager providing us with insight over where our visitors are located and what pages they view. We use Mailchimp to capture contact data from those visitors who sign up to receive our mailing list. We do not share the data captured and it is used only for addressing promotional emailers about our products and services.

We also use the following features:

  • Google Maps – to show the location of our products
  • Website optimisation – to speed up the delivery of our pages and improve user experience
  • Contact Form – allowing you to send us a message
  • Akismet – Anti Spam
  • Google reCaptcha – to make sure messages are from real people and to keep our inbox clean
  • Updraft Plus Backups – to keep a copy of our site on Google Drive for security

If you would like further details about periodic changes to our site, please contact us.

The following Cookies are used on this site:

Statistical Cookies

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

_ga – (Expires in 2 years)
Used by Google Analytics  to Register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

_gat – (Session Expiry)
Used by Google Analytics to throttle the request rate

_gid – (Session Expiry)
Used by Google Analytics to Register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Preference Cookies

vfvt# – (Session Expiry)
Remembers the user’s submitted data when a comment is submitted in a blog post. The purpose is to auto-populate form fields for subsequent comments, in order to save time for the user.

wordfence_verifiedHuman – (Expires in 1 day)
Used by the Wordfence plugin to protect the site against malicious attacks. This is a strictly necessary cookie.