Privacy Policy

This page explains how uses any information you give to us, and the ways in which we protect your privacy.

The Data Protection Act

Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We safeguard your data and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it. We do not pass on your details to any third party or government department unless you give us permission to do so or if required to do so by law or other regulation.

Site usage information

Use of cookies

Our website uses a session cookie to keep track of the text size which can be changed on our website by clicking the buttons found at the top of each page. This cookie is essential to make our website work. Session cookies are temporary and are deleted by your web browser when you leave our website. No personal information is collected or stored in this session cookie.

What happens when I link to another site? contains links to other websites, both those of government and of other organisations. This privacy policy applies only to our site, so you should always be aware when you are moving to another site and read the privacy statement of any site which collects personal information.

Google Analytics

Our website uses cookies as part of the Google Analytics system. Google Analytics allows us to see how many visitors the website receives and other information such as what keywords were used to find our website. No personal or identifiable information is stored in these cookies.

The following are the names of the cookies that are set by Google Analytics:






Managing cookies in your browser

Most web browsers will allow you to:

  • Block third party cookies.
  • Block cookies from particular sites.
  • Block all cookies
  • Delete all cookies when you close your browser.

More information about specific browsers: