1. What Are Cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are downloaded to your device when you browse websites. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
- Remember your shopping basket during and between visits
- Improve your checkout experience by offering address lookups
- Track which pages are being used to help us improve our website
- Save you having to login every time you visit the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
- Generally allow our website to provide you a good experience
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
3. Cookies In Use on This Website
Below is a list of the cookies that we use and their purpose. We have tried to ensure this is complete and up to date but if you think that we have missed a cookie or there is any discrepancy, please let us know.
|Description of Cookie||Purpose|
_ga, _gid, _gat
|This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and understand how our visitors use our website so that we can improve it for future visitors. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.|
|Facebook tracking pixel||This allows user behaviour to be tracked after they have been redirected to the provider’s website by clicking on a Facebook ad.|
woocommerce_items_in_cart, woocommerce_cart_hash, wp_woocommerce_session_
|The platform of our online shop uses multiple cookies to store information about your shopping basket as you browse around our website. No personal information is stored within these cookies.|
|This cookie is used on the checkout page and provides the address lookup verification service which helps our customers quickly find and enter their address during checkout.|
By using our website you agree to give your consent to the placing of cookies and by doing so you are enabling us to provide a better experience and service to you.
Should you disagree with this and wish to remove and/or not allow cookies from our site then you can learn how to do this below.
5. Turning cookies off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings (Learn how here). Doing so, however, will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
6. More Information
We hope our efforts to clarify cookies and our usage of them has been satisfactory.
If you have any concerns regarding cookies or you are looking for any information not covered here then please feel free to contact us on 01209 899301 or via our contact page where we will do our very best to help.
On a final note we thank you for using our website and hope you enjoy browsing it.