Cookie Policy

In accordance with the EU cookie law GHGD fully supports the prevention of unauthorised data collection.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences or what’s in your shopping basket.

How does GHGD use cookies?

A visit to a page on may generate the following types of cookie:

Site performance cookies

This type of cookie provides information about the number of unique visitors and to see how they move around the site. This helps us to know which areas of the site are the most valued and how best to update them in the future.

Anonymous analytics cookies

Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software provided by a third party generates an anonymous analytics cookie.
Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software provided by a third party generates an anonymous analytics cookie. These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before. Your browser will tell us if you have these cookies, and if you don’t, we generate new ones.
This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site. These cookies cannot be used to identify individuals; they are used for statistical purposes only.

We do not use any third party cookies on this site.

How do I turn cookies off?

You can choose to disable cookies by changing settings within your browser as indicated below. You can also choose to delete cookies once you have finished with the website – some cookies will delete themselves automatically.
Your first step to managing cookies on your machine is to select which browser you use from the following list:

    Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0 and 9.0:
  1. Choose Tools > Internet Options
  2. Select the Privacy tab
  3. Move the slider to suit your preferences.
  4. Click ‘OK’ to save your changes
    Mozilla Firefox 10.0, 9.0, 8.0, 7.0, 6.0, 5.0 and 4.0
  1. Choose from Firefox > Options or Tools > Options or Edit > Preferences (depending on which of these you have available)
  2. Select the Privacy tab
  3. Select Custom settings for history from the ‘Firefox will’ dropdown menu
  4. Choose whether to Accept cookies from sites and set your preferences
  5. Click ‘OK’ to save your changes
    Google Chrome:
  1. Choose Settings using the spanner/customise button
  2. Select Under the hood
  3. In the Privacy section choose Content Settings… and set your cookie preferences
  4. Close the Content Settings overlay to save your changes
  5. Now (still in Privacy) select Clear browsing data… and make your changes
  6. Select Clear browsing data to save these changes.

    You can choose to set cookie preferences specifically for this website or for all websites. To set preferences just for this website:

  1. Right-click on a page in this website (this page is fine) and select ‘Edit Cookie Preferences’ from the menu
  2. Activate the cookie tab
  3. Choose your preferred settings

    To set preferences for all websites:

  1. Choose Settings > Preferences > Advanced > Cookies
  2. Choose your preferred settings
  1. Choose Safari > Preferences
  2. Select Security
  3. Set your preferences


You should be able to adjust your cookie preferences within the settings menu of your internet browser.