Cookie Policy


Last updated: 19 June 2024

Please read this Cookies Policy carefully as it contains important information on who we are and how we use cookies on our website (Website). This policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy available here which set out who we are, how to contact us, what data is collected, how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details of how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

1. Cookies
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your device (e.g. your smartphone or other electronic device) when you use our Website. When we use cookies on our Website, you will always be informed by a pop-up within the Website.

Cookies help us to recognise you and your device and allow us to store some information about your preferences or past actions, including your location data (for more information, please see our Privacy Policy).

For example, we may monitor how many times you use our Website, which parts of the Website you go to, and your location data. This information helps us to understand use of the Website by our users. Some of this data will be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.

For further information on our use of cookies, including a detailed list of your information which we and others may collect through cookies, please see below.

For further information on cookies generally, including how to control and manage them, visit the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, or

2. Consent to use cookies and changing settings

We will ask for your consent to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where they are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested (e.g. to allow you to remain logged-in to the Website as you navigate within the Website and use the Website functionalities).

You can withdraw any consent to the use of cookies or manage any other cookie preferences by using the tool made available to you within the Website itself. You can then adjust sliders or untick boxes as appropriate to reflect your choice. It may be necessary to refresh or restart the Website for the updated settings to take effect.

3. Our use of cookies and other technologies

We use the following types of cookies, third party resources and website plugins on our Website:

Analytical Cookies

We use analytical cookies, including Google Analytics 4 and HotJar, to understand website performance and user behaviour. This includes analysing data on page visits, recording user interactions for visual playback, and highlighting points of interest on our website through heatmaps.

The data collected is not connected to any personal data (personally identifiable information). Therefore, the information collected cannot be used to identify you.

Functionality Cookies

We use functionality cookies to enhance the user experience by remembering choices you make and providing enhanced, personalised features on our Website.

When you visit our Website for the first time, a pop up will appear asking you to accept or reject our use of cookies. We use a cookie to remember that you have been shown the notice about cookies, so you do not have to see this notice on every subsequent visit.

Third Party Resources

We use the following third party resources on our Website. These resources may involve external scripts that enhance functionality, provide specific features, and track usage. For further information, please refer to the documentation provided by each resource’s providers.

  • Google Fonts

Website Plugins

We also use the following plugins on our Website. Plugins may use cookies to enhance functionality, provide specific features, and track usage. For further information, please refer to the documentation provided by each plugin’s developers.

  • Akismet Anti-Spam: Spam Protection
  • Better Search Replace
  • Converter for Media
  • Duplicate Page
  • Ele Custom Skin
  • Elementor
  • Elementor Pro
  • Enable Media Replace
  • HappyFiles Pro
  • Hotjar
  • JetSmartFilters
  • LiteSpeed Cache
  • OoohBoi Steroids for Elementor
  • Rank Math SEO with AI SEO Tools
  • Schema & Structured Data for WP & AMP
  • ShortPixel Image Optimizer
  • Wordfence Security
  • WP Armour – Honeypot Anti Spam
  • WP Mail SMTP
  • WPForms Lite
  • WPvivid Backup Plugin
  • WPvivid Plugins Pro

4. How to turn off all cookies and consequences of doing so

If you do not want to accept any cookies, you may be able to change your device settings so that cookies (including those which are essential to the services requested) are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our Website and of other Websites you use on your device. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, or

For further advice on how to disable functional cookies for the most popular internet browsers, links are provided below, and instructions are available online or via the software help section (usually accessible by pressing the F1 key):

Google Chrome


Microsoft Edge



For further advice on how to disable analytical cookies, please visit the following links:

To learn more about Google Analytics:

To opt-out of Google Analytics tracking:

To learn more about HotJar:,it%20never%20reaches%20our%20servers

To learn how to install the Do Not Track header:


For further advice on how third party resources and website plugins collect and use your information, and how to manage or opt-out of any data collected, please refer to the individual policies of each resource and plugin.

5. Changes to this policy

This policy was last updated on 19 June 2024. We may change this cookies policy from time to time, when we do, we will inform you via the Website or by sending an email to the email address you provided when you signed up to the Website.