Cookies are little files created by websites to help them store information about your visit on your computer. They act as a kind of short term memory.
New UK regulations coming into force in May 2012 require that you get a say whether or not a website can create these cookies.
The information gathered by these cookies is totally anonymous and is not shared with any third party organisations, including Google themselves.
This information cannot be used for promotional, advertising or customisational purposes.
If you would rather that analytical cookies were disabled on this (and any other website that you visit) you can download and install a free plugin for your browser here.
As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this website and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser for information on how to do this.
A list of all the first party cookies used by us, and their purpose, is below:
PHPSESSID - This is used for admin purposes including storing log in information for site administrators.
utma, utmb, utmc, utmt and utmz - are used by Google Analytics to help us understand how the website is used in order to improve the user experience.