Privacy & Cookies

We take your privacy very seriously. The Privacy Statement on this page tells you why your information is collected, how it is used and how it is handled. The Cookie Information tells you what cookies are set by this website and what they are used for.

Privacy Statement

  1. Introduction: This privacy policy describes how and why we obtain, store and process data which can identify you.
  2. The information collected: Information is collected from you when you make an enquiry via this website. The information we collect is clearly set out in the contact form.
  3. Why it is collected: We collect information about you so that we can contact you about your enquiry. This is stored offline in a contact management system so that we can contact you in response to your enquiry. Your data may also be used for our mailing list if you request this. If you wish to be removed from our mailing list, please email us at
  4. Who we disclose it to: At no time is your information passed on, sold or rented to any other party.
  5. Data protection: Any data collected via the contact form is done so in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. Further details are available at The Information Commissioner’s Office website.
  6. Security: Keeping information about you secure is very important. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure. As a result, whilst we take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information which you send, and you do so at your own risk.
  7. Accessing and updating your personal information: We will always let you have a copy of information we have about you. However if you would like us to do so, please let us know in writing.
  8. Questions? If you have any questions relating to this Privacy Policy or how we use the personal information we have about you, please contact us. We will endeavour to respond to you as quickly as possible.

Cookie Information

By law, UK websites must tell visitors about the cookies they use and what information these store. The Information Commissioner’s Office website has more information about the law and about what cookies are and how to control them.

Cookies are set for visitors who comment on our articles. This is for convenience, to save them from having to re-type their details if they want to leave another comment. These are set to expire in one year.

Videos on this website are served by Youtube which will set Flash and/or other cookies. Youtube is owned by Google. Youtube and Google cookies may influence which advertising, recommendations and search results you receive on other websites, based on your browsing history on this website. The Google privacy policy applies to cookie data collected by the Youtube video player:

We use Google Analytics to gather statistical data which helps us understand how people use our website. Google Analytics sets first-party cookies to report on visitor interactions. These cookies store non-personally identifiable information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page.