Privacy Policy

  • If you give us personal information in order to receive information from us, we collect and store that information. That information enables us to fulfil your information request.
  • Where you provide personal information, it will only be used to deliver the services you have requested.  We will not sell this information to any third party and we will not send you spam, ever.
  • If you review or download information, we track the visit using cookies (see below). That information is helpful, amongst other things, to provide you with tailored information and to give us information about your use of “the website”. Information submitted via “the website” will not be passed on to any other organisation.
  • This privacy policy only covers the Wilson Ainley website.
  • This policy does not cover links within this site to other websites.


Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. Cookies enable users to navigate around the website. They enable us to collect information about how our website and services are being used and (where appropriate) enable us to tailor the content to fit the needs of visitors who have accessed the site. We use cookies only to track general patterns on our sites and via links to and from our sites. We do not use the information to target advertising to individual visitors to our sites.

The web browsers of most computers are initially set up to accept cookies. If you prefer, you can set your web browser to disable cookies or to inform you when a website is attempting to add a cookie. You can also delete cookies that have previously been added to your computer’s cookie file. You can set your browser to disable persistent cookies and/or session cookies.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses 'cookies', which are text files placed on the computer to help analyse how visitors use The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Cookie name

  • What is it: _utma
  • Typical content: randomly generated number
  • Expires: 2 years


  • _utmb
  • Typical content: randomly generated number
  • Expires: 30 minutes


  • _utmc
  • Typical content: randomly generated number
  • Expires: When the user exits the browser


  • _utmz
  • Typical content: randomly generated number and information about how the page was reached (eg directly or via a link, organic search or paid search)
  • Expires: 6 months


For further details on Google Analytics cookies, including those not used by visit cookies set by Google Analytics



You can choose to refuse cookies or tell your browser to let you know each time that a website tries to set a cookie.  However, refusing cookies may mean some sections of the site will not work properly.  For more information about cookies (including how to turn them off) please visit


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Wilson Ainley Consulting Ltd