Privacy Policy


Log Files:

Like most standard websites we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyse trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information. See the type of information a website visitor leaves when they visit any webpage on the internet: View your visitor details.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. This website didn't directly use cookies but now sets one after displaying the EU Cookie Consent banner to say you've seen it. However, some of our business partners use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). See the Google links below for options on how you can control the information you send to Google. This website also uses Google Analytics to gather visitors statistics to help improve the site.


Blocking Cookies:

If you aren't happy with cookies your browser can block them if required. See your browser's HELP page for details. You can block cookies on some or all websites. Some browsers allow more control than others. There are also numerous browser addons that can be used to control cookies if required.


We use outside ad companies to display ads on our site. These ads may contain web beacons or cookies and are collected by the ad companies, and we do not have access to this information. We work with the ad companies: Google Adsense and Amazon. Please check their websites for respective privacy policies.



How Google uses data and options on how to control the information you send to Google:


Blocking cookies won't stop you seeing adverts but it will stop them being targeted to your previous browsing history.

You can control the adverts Google delivers by using:



Browse without cookies being saved:

Browsers also offer a simple way of visiting website so that stored cookies aren't referenced and new ones aren't saved. Use Incognito Window (Chrome), Private Window (Firefox) / In Private (Internet Explorer). Use your browser's HELP function for details.



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