What Are Cookies?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
You can find more information about cookies at the UK Information Commissioner‘s website. For a 3 minute video about cookies watch What are Cookies and what “crumbs” are you leaving on the internet>
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Our website requires the use of some cookies to enable you to be able to browse and add items to your shopping bag. Without these cookies you would not be able to place your order.
We also use a common website performance function from Google called Google Analytics. It uses performance cookies to collect information about how visitors use our website: for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages.These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to help us improve how our website works.
Information We Collect
In operating our website we may collect and process the following data about you:
- Details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data.
- Information that you provide by filling in forms on our website, such as when you registered for information or make a purchase.
- Information provided to us when you communicate with us for any reason.
For more information on the usage of cookies by Google Analytics please see the Google website. A link to the privacy advice for this product is provided below for your convenience.
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- Apple Safari