Cookie Policy

This website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file that contains small amounts of information which  are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and goods and services like you wish to purchase, like shopping baskets, and providing you with content that is relevant to you and your interests.

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

The aim of this cookie list is to help you recognise the cookies placed on your browser when you visit our websites or see adverts for us elsewhere.

We have tried to list all the cookies, which we, or our technology partners use, but sometimes there may be a short delay in updating this list. If you think we’ve missed any, or any that should be listed, please feel free to contact us and we’ll be happy to investigate and list.

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary in order for you to navigate our website and for remembering items in your shopping basket and preferences. You may opt out of these strictly necessary cookies through your browser settings but in doing so, you will not be able to use the website properly.

These are the Strictly Necessary cookies used on our website.

Cookie Name                  Description

Y (sessionID#27)               Paypal.com

PHPSESSID                        Contains a reference to a session stored on the web server. No information is stored in the visitors browser.

wc_cart_hash_#              Wocommerce – stores a visitors shopping basket

wc_fragments_#             Wocommerce –  stores a visitors login information so they don’t need to keep logging in if browser closed

 

Performance cookies

These cookies collect information about our website visitors, which allows us to monitor the website performance and make improvements to help our visitors  have a better experience. These cookies are provided by third parties, as follows:

Google Analytics

Cookie Name                  Description

_ga                                         This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit. In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.

_gat                                       This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit. In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our websites and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.

_gid                                       This cookie is used to distinguish how the visitor is using the website

Collect                                  This cookie is used to identify the visitors device and behaviour so that we can track visitors across devises and marketing channels

Unclassified cookies

Unclassified cookies are in the process of being classified in conjunction with third parties.

Akavpau_ppsd                   Paypal.com

_paypal-storage                 Paypal.com

_gd#

About this cookie policy

We will update this policy if we introduce new cookies or change the way we use the cookies described above.

Our website contains links to websites managed by third parties. We don’t know what cookies those other websites use. Please check the cookies policies of those third party websites if you would like to know more.