Cookie Policy

Like most modern websites the Fitzhugh Gates website uses cookies in order to improve your browsing experience and to provide us with very basic information on how the website is performing.

For example the Fitzhugh Gates website records anonymous information about which pages you look at, how long you stay on the website, if you are a new or repeat visitor, the I.P. address being used and if you came via a search engine what search terms etc you used to find us.

We must emphasise that such information colected is anonymous; we cannot determine who you are or any other personal details.

What are cookies?
Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is stored on your computer, tablet or phone when you visit a website. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to im-prove our website. There are two main types of cookie:

  • session cookies—these are deleted when you finish browsing a website and are not stored on your computer longer than this
  • persistent cookies—these are stored on your computer after you have finished using a website so that the website provider can remember your preferences the next time you use it

Cookies can be set by the website you have browsed, i.e. the website displayed in the uniform resource locator (URL) window. These are called first party cookies. Third party cookies are set by a website other than the one you are browsing.

How do we use cookies?
The table below shows what cookies we use and why.

Cookie used Type of cookie Why do we use this cookie?
 _utma  Persistent Google Analytics - keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to our website.
_utmb  Session Google Analytics - takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters our website.
_utmc  Persistent Google Analytics - takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves our website.
_utmt  Session Google Analytics - Used to throttle request rate.
_utmz  Persistent Google Analytics - keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where you were in the world when visiting our website.


If you continue to use our website we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies from our website. However, if you would prefer to change your cookie settings, you can do so at any time - see below ‘Controlling our use of cookies’.

Controlling our use of cookies

Most browsers automatically accept cookies unless you change your internet browser settings. If you wish to restrict, block or delete the cookies which are set by any websites, you can generally do this through your browser settings. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your internet browser.

If you set your internet browser preferences to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

If you delete cookies relating to this website we will not remember things about you, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit the site.


If you have any questions or comments regarding this Cookies policy, please contact:

Contact: Julian Cioffi,
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Telephone: 01273 686811
Address: 4 Pavilion parade Brighton BN2 1RA


Fitzhugh Gates use the company Electric Farm to deliver, maintain and host this website.

If you have any technical problems with your online Fitzhugh Gates experience then please contact Electric Farm Support by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or calling 0845 680 4624 during office hours.