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We use a number of different cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit for detailed guidance.

First Party Cookies

These are cookies that are set by this website directly.


WordPress cookies allow our website’s content management system to function correctly.

Name: wc_session_cookie
Duration: 24 hours

Name: wordpress
Duration: Until you close your browser

Name: wordpress_logged_in
Duration: Until you close your browser

Name: wordpress_test_cookie
Duration: Until you close your browser

Name: wp-settings-1
Duration: 1 year

Name: wp-settings-time-1
Duration: 1 year

Cookie Law Info

Cookie set by the Cookie Law Info plugin to record that you accept the fact that the site uses cookies. This cookie is used to stop the cookie notification displaying each time a new session is opened.

Name: viewed_cookie_policy
Duration: Does not expire but can be deleted by clicking this link.

Third Party Cookies

Google Analytics

Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

Name: _ga
Duration: 2 years

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Duration: 2 years

Name: _utmb
Duration: 30 minutes

Name: _utmc
Duration: Until you close your browser

Name: _utmz
Duration: 6 months


YouTube videos are embedded on various pages on our website. These videos are served from YouTube servers and cookies will be placed on your computer by YouTube.

Duration: 2 years

Duration: Does not expire

Name: HSID
Duration: 2 years

Duration: 2 years

Name: PREF
Duration: 2 years

Duration: 26 months

Name: SID
Duration: 26 months

Name: SSID
Duration: 26 months

Duration: 18 months

Name: YSC
Duration: Until you close your browser