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Updated March 2022

What are cookies?

This site uses cookies to collect information about your access to the site. A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto your equipment such as your computer or smartphone when you access a website. It allows the website to recognise the user’s device and store some information about the user’s past actions and preferences. They are widely used in order to make websites work or to work more efficiently.  To find out more about cookies including how to manage and delete them, please visit

How we use cookies?

This website uses cookies to improve the functionality of the website in general and the Form on the Contact Page.

The types of cookies we use are:


  1. Form related cookies - submitting data through our forms may remember your details for next time you visit the site.

  2. Site preference cookies -in order to improve our site and its performance we track your interactions with the website as well as time spend on each page.

Additionally, cookies enable and support our security features and to help us detect malicious activity and violations of our User Agreement.

Third Party Cookies

We use Google Analytics the world’s most popular and trusted analytics package. This allows us to understand the way you use our site and will help us improve it based on your user interaction on our website. These cookies will track metrics such as how long you’re on our site and which pages you visit on the site. This will allow us to optimise the website to better refine your user experience.  For further information on Google Analytics and how it works, please visit the official Google Analytics page.  

This website includes links to NHS Inform.  Clicking on those links may allow NHS Inform to collect or share data about you.  We are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you click a link that takes you away from this website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit. 

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the use of cookies on our site by editing your browser settings. Alternatively, you can decline cookie use on our banner pop up when you visit our site. It is recommended that you do not disable cookies as this may affect the functionality and your user experience of the site.

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