Google Analytics may be used on this website towards obtaining the metrics mentioned in the website Trust page.
Other pages, e.g., the Shop - using Mal-E and Paypal will use similar mechanisms. By using this website you, the "data subject" accept and consent to this information being collected and used as per the following:-
Directive 95/46/EC (the Data Protection Directive on which the UK Data Protection Act is based) defines ‘the data subject’s consent’ as:
‘any freely given specific and informed indication of his wishes by which the data subject signifies his agreement to personal data relating to him being processed’.
To assist in making an informed indication we offer the following general information.
This website, to the the best of our knowledge, uses only session cookies for the collection of data to enable visitor numbers, approximate geographical location (country), time / date, computer OS and other general information to be recorded. The principle system is by Google Analytics. Session cookies are normally deleted on closing your internet browser application.
Linked websites: We have no control over third party websites however cursory investigation reveals Mal-E, our e-commerce system, to use session cookies only.
As stated in the home page, use of this website by you is understood by us to mean you are sufficiently informed, and, in agreement, for such mechanisms to be employed whilst using it. Our aim is to minimise acquisition and storage of any user information. Should you have doubts there are settings in your browser preferences which can be employed to prevent such data being gathered.
You should obtain advice if unclear on how these work.
We are unable to assist with such advice furthermore please note that by using those privacy options certain parts of the site may not behave as designed. We are unable to provide alternatives.
We do hope however you find this site useful and stimulating. Any comments on any aspect will be gratefully received. A contact email address is given on the Trust page.