Cookie Policy


We use a few cookies on our site – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. If you would like to know more about what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit for detailed guidance.

The list below describes the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for. Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete the cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.)

First Party Cookies

These are cookies that are set by this website directly.

WordPress: Our website runs the popular WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with the system, especially if you have an account on for commenting or moderating the site. If you are a registered user, we use a session cookie to remember your login for you and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If cookies are disabled altogether, then various functionalities on the site might be broken, and you will be prompted to repeat authentication on every visit.

More information on session cookies and what they are used for at

SlimStat: We use SlimStat, the WordPress statistics add-on, to collect information about visitor behaviour on our website. SlimStat stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. These Analytics data are collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and are not tied to personally identifiable information. We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.