Our website, dudleyassociates.com, is operated by Dudley Associates Limited (company number 02508699).

Where we use “we”, “our” or “us” in this notice, we mean Dudley Associates Limited unless we say otherwise.

Where we use “our site” in this notice, we mean dudleyassociates.com.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Unless you have adjusted your browser settings to refuse cookies (and details of how to do this are signposted at the end of this notice), our site will set cookies as soon as you visit our site.

When you open our site in your browser a cookie pop up message will be displayed and this will ask you for your consent for non-essential cookies to be placed on your device. If you do not click to accept cookies but you continue to use our site without disabling cookies, we will consider this to mean that you accept our use of these non-essential cookies. You may withdraw your consent or acceptance at any time by following the instructions for disabling cookies, signposted at the end of this Cookie Policy.

We use the following cookies on our site:

Essential Third Party Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around our site and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of our site. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided.

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These cookies are used to store a unique identifier to manage and identify the user as unique, in order to provide a consistent and accurate service.

On login, wordpress uses the wordpress_[hash] cookie to store authentication details. Its use is limited to the admin console area. After login, wordpress sets the wordpress_logged_in_[hash] cookie, which indicates when logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.

WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is the individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.

Essential Third Party Cookies

Third parties cookies are used to provide important functionality to our site, as well as collecting anonymous user data for analysis.

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[HSID, SID, SIDCC]These are security cookies used by Google to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials and protect user data from unauthorised parties. Read more about this inside Google’s Privacy Policy.
[ANID, APISID, NID]These cookies are used by Google to display personalized advertisements on Google sites, based on recent searches and previous interactions. Read more about this inside Google’s Privacy Policy.
[SAPISID, SSID]These cookies enable Google to collect user information for videos hosted by YouTube. Read more about this inside Google’s Privacy Policy.

Functional Cookies

These non-essential cookies allow our site to remember choices you make. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other sites.

Cookie NamePurpose of Cookie
[ComplianceCookie]This cookie is used to remember a user’s acceptance of the use of cookies on our site as explained above.

You will see a pop-up cookies message when you first visit our site. We’ll store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and knows not to show it again. This expires after 30 days when you will see a pop up cookie message again to remind you of this Cookie Policy and to ask you to consent again to our use of non-essential cookies.

Where to find more information

You can adjust the settings in your web browser to determine whether (all) sites can set cookies on your computer. More information about cookies and how to manage them, specific to your browser, can be found on the ICO website.

If you have any further questions, comments or requests regarding our cookies notice or how we use cookies on our site, please contact us.

Removing cookies

Some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the site to operate and they are in place at the start of your website session. We also use a Google Analytics script which uses cookies. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site will not work. But should you wish to delete or block cookies the following information may help.

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 and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org

Changes to the Cookie Policy

We will amend this Cookie Policy from time to time to ensure it remains up-to-date and accurately reflects the cookies running on out website. The current version of our Cookie Policy will always be posted on our website.