Cookie Policy

This site uses Cookies – small text files that are placed on your device. They are generally used to retain user preferences, store information and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. The purpose of Cookies is to save you time for subsequent visits and help the site provide a better user experience.

For example, if you leave a comment on this site, you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in Cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These Cookies will last for one year.

If you select “Remember Me”, in the comments section, your login will persist for two weeks, then the login Cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional Cookie will be saved in your browser. This Cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.

Cookies cannot be used to run programmes or deliver viruses to your device. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the Cookie to you.

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.