Privacy & Cookie Policy.

What Are Cookies

It is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. As part of our Cookie Policy. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the functionality of the site.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies…

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in many cases, there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to a website. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

This site offers a newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

Third Party Cookie Policy

In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

Google Analytics

This site uses Google Analyticswhich is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how people use the site and ways that we can improve the experience. These cookies track things like time spent on site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience. This helps us to understand what optimisations our users appreciate the most.

Adsense.

Google Adsense services used to advertise uses DoubleClick cookies. to DoubleClick cookies can serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.

For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.

Affiliate tracking cookies.

Several partners advertise on our behalf. Affiliate tracking cookies allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites. This enables us to credit them appropriately and where applicable.

Social media buttons.

We use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Linkedin set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Please remember that third-party serviced, as mentioned, will have their own privacy and Cookie Policy.

Infomation about you.

All the information that is submitted by you is stored by us and only used for the purpose intended.  For example, replying to messages via our contact forms. We will never pass on your information to a third party for any reason. The exception to this is when we are requested by an official law enforcement agency. A.K.A. the police, or ordered to do so by a court official such as a judge or court bailiff.

Your personal Infomation we may need to collect

Name & email address, So we can communicate with subscribers. 


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