Cookie Policy




This website (“Our Site”) uses Cookies and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using Cookies, We are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. If at any point you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using Our Site immediately.


1 – Definitions and Interpretation


1.1 In this Cookie Policy, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:


2 – Information About Us


2.1 Our Site is owned and operated by the SSQ Group, a group of companies with parent company Shilton Sharpe Quarry Limited, a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 04575013, whose registered and trading address is 186 Petersham Road, Richmond, England, TW10 7AD, UK. Our VAT number is 134019447.


2.2 Our Data Protection contact is James Charlton, who can be contacted by email at [email protected], by telephone on 020 7187 7400, or by post at Octagon Point, St. Paul’s, 5 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6AA, UK.


2.3 We are a member of APSCO.


3 – How Does Our Site Use Cookies?


3.1 Our Site may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer or device. First party Cookies are those placed directly by Us and are used only by Us. We use Cookies to facilitate and improve your experience of Our Site and to provide and improve Our We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times.


3.2 All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie We may use some or all of the following types of Cookie:


3.2.1 Strictly Necessary Cookies


3.2.2 Analytics Cookies


3.2.3 Functionality Cookies


3.2.4 Targeting Cookies


3.2.5 [A3] Persistent Cookies


3.2.6 Session Cookies


3.3 Cookies on Our Site are not permanent and will expire as indicated


3.4 For more details of the personal data that We collect and use, the measures we have in place to protect personal data, your legal rights, and our legal obligations, please refer to our Privacy Policy For more specific details of the Cookies that We use, please refer to the below.


4 – What Cookies Does Our Site Use?


4.1 The following first party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:


4.2 Our Site uses analytics services provided by Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling Us to better understand how Our Site is used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve Our Site and the services offered through it. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.


4.3 The analytics service used by Our Site uses analytics Cookies to gather the required


4.4 The analytics service used by Our Site uses the following analytics Cookies: Google _ga, _gid, _gat: used for They expire after the following time periods:

_ga – after 2 years

_gid – after 24 hours

_gat – after 1 minute


5 – Consent and Control


5.1 Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up requesting your consent to set those By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended. You can return to your Cookie preferences to review and/or change them at any time.


5.2 In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third party By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.


5.3 The links below provide instructions on how to control Cookies in all mainstream browsers:


6 – Changes to this Cookie Policy


6.1 We may alter this Cookie Policy at any Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of Our Site after the changes have been made. You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.


6.2 In the event of any conflict between the current version of this Cookie Policy and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated


7- Further Information


7.1 If you would like to know more about how We use Cookies, please contact Us at [email protected], by telephone on 020 7187 7400, or by post at Octagon Point, St. Paul’s, 5 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6AA.


7.2 For more information about privacy, data protection and our terms and conditions, please visit the following: