Cookie Policy2019-08-20T18:51:59+01:00


What are cookies?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded on to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain, the way they uses their equipment, and also to recognize the User.

What does this website use cookies for and why?
This website uses cookies for a number of purposes, including:

  • Analysis: Cookies allow us to quantify the number of users and thus perform a measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of our service. To do this, we analyze your browsing on our website in order to improve the user experience. The details of the cookies used on this website are as follows:
Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
__cfduid [x4]
Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic. 1 year HTTP
CookieConsent Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year HTTP
PHPSESSID Preserves user session state across page requests. Session HTTP
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate 1 day HTTP
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day HTTP
ads/ga-audiences Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites. Session Pixel
__ptq.gif Sends data to the marketing platform Hubspot about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Session Pixel
__hssrc Collects statistical data related to the user’s website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. The purpose is to segment the website’s users according to factors such as demographics and geographical location, in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising. Session HTTP
hubspotutk Keeps track of a visitor’s identity. This cookie is passed to the marketing platform HubSpot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts. 1 year HTTP


Note: “Own” cookies  are used only by the owner of this website and “Third Party” cookies are used by the service provider detailed in the table above.

How can I disable or delete these cookies?
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer: Firefox





Other browsers
Refer to your installed browser documentation.

Google Analytics opt-out add-on for browsers
If you wish to opt out of  Google Analytic cookies in all browsers, so that no information about you is sent to Google Analytics, you can download an add-on that performs this function from this link: