What is a cookie?
A cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, web cookie, or browser cookie, is usually a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in a user’s web browser while a user is browsing a website. When the user browses the same website in the future, the data stored in the cookie can be retrieved by the website to notify the website of the user’s previous activity. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember the state of the website or activity the user had taken in the past. This can also include clicking particular buttons, or maybe just logging in. It can also be a record of which pages the user visits even months or years ago.
Why do we use cookie’s on this website?
Cookies can certainly help us to provide you with the best experience whilst visiting our website.
So most web browsers allow you to control the cookies stored on your computer through your browser’s settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies are in your browser and how to manage and delete them, visit All About Cookies.
Removing or disabling cookies
You may choose to remove or block cookies at any time by adjusting your browser settings, please note, this may impact your experience of our website.
Cookies that are used by us
If the website requires a login then this cookie will be stored, temporarily.
This cookie allows you to return to the site and shop without logging in, the secure checkout will still require a login.
It is kept for 120 days. But is refreshed when you return to the site and the normal session has expired.
Third Party Cookies
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site:
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We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site.
The information collected is anonymous and hence does not identify a visitor. The data includes the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from and the pages they visited.