Cookies policy

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise your device, preferences and can be used to improve your online experience. You can find more information about cookies at

When someone visits our website, we use a third-party service, Google 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 pages of our site.

This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make or allow Google to make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.

The following cookies are collected by Google Analytics for use by our third-party website analytics tool, Monster Insights.

Cookie NameExpiration TimeDescription
_ga2 yearsUsed to distinguish users. Stores the ClientID, a unique and randomly generated string, so that the user can be associated on future visits, the date of first visit and version of GA cookie.
_gid24 hoursStores the ClientID
_gat1 minuteThrottles the number of requests a user does to Google Analytics’s servers
ga-disable-{YOUR UA CODE}NeverIf a user opts out via MonsterInsights’s opt out system or the official Google do not track methods, this cookie prevents Google Analytics from tracking the user.

For information about Google products and cookies see: Google Privacy Policy and the Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites page


This website is built and hosted using a third-party service,, which is run by Automattic Inc.

In addition to Google Analytics, we use a standard WordPress service to collect anonymous information about users’ activity on the site, for example the number of users viewing pages on the site, to monitor and report on the effectiveness of this site and help us improve it.

WordPress requires visitors that want to post a comment to blog posts (currently not applicable to this site) to enter a name and email address.

For more information about how WordPress processes data, please see Automattic’s privacy notice and cookie policy

Online contact form

Any information you send to us via our online contact form is used only to reply to your query. This information is emailed to us and after we have responded, the email is deleted.

None of your personal data is stored or processed after we have responded.

How do I change my cookie settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit aboutcookies or allaboutcookies.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

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

For more information about privacy and data protection at NGPS, please contact us.