Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies 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 improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Title Purpose More information
woocommerce_cart_hash Helps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes. Session
woocommerce_items_in_cart Helps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes. Session
wp_woocommerce_session_ Contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. 2 days
woocommerce_recently_viewed Powers the Recent Viewed Products widget. Session
_ga Google Analytics – used to distinguish users 2 years
_gid Google Analytics – used to distinguish users 24 hours
_gat Used to throttle request rate. 1 minute

 

We do not share the information collected by the cookies with any third parties.

You can choose choose to deny cookies through the consent bar shown when you first visit the website.   You can also bring up this consent bar by clicking the padlock icon in the bottom left of the screen.

However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after  12 months.