What are cookies?
A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website, and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer. 

How are they used on this website?
Our website is built on a software platform called Squarespace. You can read more about the way they ensure site users’ privacy is protected under EU Data Protection laws here:

Squarespace and GDPR

Squarespace Privacy Policy

When someone visits our website we use Google Analytics and Squarespace Analytics to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.  You can find out more about all of this here:

Squarespace Analytics

Google Analytics and Squarespace

Google Privacy Policy

ss_cvr, ss_cvt, ss_cid, ss_cvvisit, ss_cpvisit, are cookies used by Squarespace to track use of the website. ssAcceptedCookie tells us if you've seen our cookie consent message.  If you have, it prevents the message from appearing for another 30 days. crumb is a session cookie which expires when you exit your browser.

How do I manage these cookies?
You can see which cookies are active in your browser’s settings and restrict cookie usage. For help, visit your browser’s documentation:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit