Cookie policy for

This is the cookie policy for

What are cookies?

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. 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 sites functionality.

For more general information please see the Wikipedia article on cookies.

How we use cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. 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 the this site. Generally we recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The cookies we set

  • Account related cookies. If you create an account with us we will use cookies throughout the signup process. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.
  • Login related cookies. We use cookies when you are logged in so that you remain logged in whilst navigating our site. This prevents you having to log in every time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas while logged in.
  • Email newsletter related cookies. This site offers newsletter or email subscription services. 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.
  • Order processing related cookies. This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities. Some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
  • Survey related cookies. From time to time we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you with interesting insights, helpful tools, or to understand our user base more accurately. These surveys may use cookies to remember who has already taken part in a survey or to provide you with accurate results after you change pages.
  • Form related cookies. When you submit data to us through a form, such as those found on our contact page or on blog post comments, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
  • Site preferences cookies. In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we use cookies so that this information can be set whenever you interact with our site.

Third party cookies

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.

  • This site uses Google Analytics, a widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for understanding how users interact with our site and for identifying ways we can improve the user experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to improve what we do. For more information see: how Google uses cookies.
  • From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way our site is delivered. When we are testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site, while ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
  • Occasionally we will make products available for purchase on It’s important for us to understand how many visitors to our site make purchases and we use cookies to track this kind of information. This is important for you as it allows us to accurately make business predictions regarding our advertising and product costs in order to ensure the best possible price.
  • We also 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 and Twitter, will 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.

More information

If you have any further questions, or suggestions on how we can make this policy clearer, you can always reach us via our contact form. We’d be happy to hear from you!