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

This page describes what information is gathered, how it is used and why the information is sometimes stored. You can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

Cookies are used 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 site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies Set

This website offers opt-in newsletter and 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 or unsubscribed users.

When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

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

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web to help understand how you use this website and ways to improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit.

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

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this website so that engaging content can continue to be produced. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps to understand how this website can be improved for you.

From time to time new features are tested and subtle changes made to the way that the website is delivered. When testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure you receive a consistent experience while on the website, ensuring to understand which optimizations users appreciate the most.

In some cases, custom content may be provided based on what you have shared about yourself either directly or indirectly by linking a social media account. These types of cookies simply allow content to be provided that may be of interest to you.

Social media buttons and/or plugins are used on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, social media websites will set cookies through this website 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

Hopefully this has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on this website. However, if you are still looking for more information you can contact Robin Lyons.

Email: Robin@RobinLyons.com