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Privacy, Cookies and Commercial Transparency

Privacy, including Cookies

This site uses cookies. By continuing to use the site you are assumed to have agreed to our privacy policies as outlined below.

Google Analytics

To monitor site usage and so help us to improve it we use Google Analytics. The following statement relating to Google Analytics is important:

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

Advertisements – Google Adsense

Many of the advertisements on this site are posted here by the Google AdSense service. We do not have control over precisely what appears. This is determined by the Google AdSense system taking account of the content of the article on the specific page. You should be aware that when you click through from one of the links we are paid a small fee by Google for introducing you to their advertisers; you are then moved away from our site to somewhere else. We have no control over, and no responsibility for, what is on those third party sites. If you are concerned about privacy you should check their policies.

Google uses cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to this website. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to you based on your visit to this and other sites on the Internet. You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting Google’s advertising opt-out page. (Read more here). Alternatively, you can opt out of a vendor’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

Advertisements – is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to

Once you click through from this site to we have no control over or responsibility for the content there or on any site to which you may subsequently be directed. Any subsequent purchase through the site is subject to contract between yourself and We are not party to that contract and have no obligations relative to it. Indeed, although we can see what has been bought in order to monitor our commissions we have no means of identifying who has bought anything through our links to

When we suggest a specific product this is done in good faith but you must apply your own due diligence in selecting what, if anything, to purchase. Nor can we be held responsible in any way for any outcomes from your use of your purchases. Quite apart from products themselves such outcomes are influenced considerably by the circumstances of use and the skill and actions of the user.

Click here for further details of the Privacy Policy.

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