Cookie policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded in a browser. They are widely used to ‘remember’ you and your preferences and they ensure a consistent and efficient experience for visitors.

Cookies may be set by the site that you are visiting (known as ‘first party cookies’), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or provide analytics services on the website like  Google Analytics (‘third party cookies’).

What cookies do we use on this website?

CookieNamePurpose
Viewed Cookie PolicyViewed_cookie_policyIf the user has viewed the cookie policy, the pop up does not appear next time the user visits this website.
Universal Analytics (Google)_ga   _gali _gat_UA-1036645-1 _gid These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website and WordPress blog. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.   Read Google’s over view of privacy and safeguarding data https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
 Facebook Pixel  Facebook Pixel uses data to help track conversions from Facebook ads. The Facebook pixel receives these types of data:
Http Headers – Anything present in HTTP headers. HTTP Headers are a standard web protocol sent between any browser request and any server on the internet. HTTP Headers include IP addresses, information about the web browser, page location, document, referrer and person using the website.
Pixel-specific Data – Includes Pixel ID and the Facebook Cookie.
Button Click Data – Includes any buttons clicked by site visitors, the labels of those buttons and any pages visited as a result of the button clicks.
Optional Values – Developers and marketers can optionally choose to send additional information about the visit through conversion tracking. Example custom data events are conversion value, page type, and more.
Form Field Names – Includes website field names like ‘email’, ‘address’, ‘quantity’ for when you purchase a product or service. We don’t capture field values unless you include them as part of Advanced Matchingconversion tracking, or user properties.

How do I change my cookie settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings.  You can find out more about cookies and deleting or controlling them by visiting www.aboutcookies.org and/or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

If you would like to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit this page.