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which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a
website. A cookie is a small text file that certain websites write
to your hard drive when you visit them. The only personal
information a cookie can obtain is information a user supplies him
or herself. A cookie cannot read data off your hard disk and cookie
files cannot be shared between sites.
In line with the UK ICC compliance with EU Cookie regulations we
only utilise strictly necessary and performance cookies. The
cookies we utilise contain no information which can personally
identify a visitor nor is the information distributed, shared or
sold. The cookies we utilise are solely for our own internal
records to improve how the website operates. This is achieved by
logging information on visitor behaviour by issuing randomly
generated session numbers and hits associated with these session
numbers which enable us to recognise subsequent requests.
After a period of inactivity, your session will time-out and
subsequent visits to the website will be identified with a new
session number, visitor preferences are therefore not maintained
although you need to have cookies enabled to successfully use
interactive functionality within our site. To disable the use of
Cookies in your browser please refer to the "help" facility within
your browser for assistance.
Website Usage Data
With or without cookies, our website keeps track of usage data,
such as the source address that the page request is coming from
(i.e. your IP address, domain name), date and time of the page
request, the referring website (if any) and other parameters in the
URL (eg search criteria). We use this data to better understand
website usage so we know what areas of our website users prefer.
This information is stored in log files and is used for aggregated
and statistical reporting but is not attributed to you as an
We recognise industry standards and employ security safeguards
to protect information from unauthorised access and misuse. We use
the most accurate and current information you provide in order to
process your request. Furthermore, whenever you transmit sensitive
information such as billing or credit card information to us
through our website we provide you access to our secure server that
allows encryption across the internet. This is done to help protect
you from unauthorised use of the information you are sending to our
Please do not post confidential or proprietary information to
our website. Any material, information or any other communication
you transmit or post to our website (other than your personal
information) will be considered non-confidential and
non-proprietary unless we are advised to the contrary and we will
have no liability for it. We will be free to copy, disclose,
distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the communications in all
data, images, sound, text and other things embodied therein for any
and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. Users of our website
are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this site
any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene,
pornographic or other material that would violate any law.
We may edit this policy from time to time. If we make any
substantial changes we will notify you by posting a prominent
announcement on our web pages.