Privacy & Cookie Policy

This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”), the data controller is and the data that we collect from you is stored in the European Economic Area (“EEA”).

Disclosure of your information

Your personal information will not be made available to anyone except the Administrators and Moderators of this website and forum.

Use of your information

The only time we use the information we store about you is for the website forum or email correspondence from us.

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a piece of information saved by a web site on an internet user’s hard drive through their browser. The information the cookie contains is set by the site and can be used by the site whenever the user visits the site.

This site uses cookies to provide essential functionality, and to help us understand how people use the site so that we can enhance it. The information stored is always anonymous.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive, they should take necessary steps within their web browser security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors. The website contains a wealth of information about cookies and detailed instructions on how to configure your web browsers’ handling of cookies. Users should be aware though, that blocking cookies may result in the website or forum not working correctly.

The following cookies may be placed on your computer by the software which runs the main website (WordPress) and the Forum (phpBB3).

wp-settings-2 & wp-settings-time-2 Used by WordPress to remember your preferences for repeat visits – Stored on your computer.

DYNSRV & ADMINDYNSRV Load balancing cookies set by WordPress and used by our servers – Used for the duration of your visit.

PHPSESSID This is a unique identifier used by WordPress – Used for the duration of your visit.

euCookie “Cookies Accepted” cookie used by WordPress – Stored on your computer.

phpbb3_h1nac_u , phpbb3_h1nac_k & phpbb3_h1nac_sid Session cookies required by the forum – Used for the duration of your visit.

phpbb3_h1nac_ca “Cookies Accepted” cookie used by the forum – Stored on your computer.


Neither or our forum uses ‘trackers’ of any sort.

Third Parties

The WordPress site uses Google Fonts.

Adverts and Sponsored Links

This website may contain affiliate links and adverts which help to fund the provision of this website. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, who may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.

Clicking on any such adverts will send you to the advertisers website through a referral program which may itself use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from this website. Users should therefore note they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links provided.