Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device to help the site provide a better user experience for you. The cookies set by this site cannot be used to identify you personally.
In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site (and on other sites). The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. If you choose to disable cookies, we suggest consulting the ‘Help’ section of your browser for guidance on how to do it.
What are cookies?
In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications (like Google Analytics). As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better.
Most cookies set by our website collect information about how visitors use the 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 could be used to identify a visitor. All the information that these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works and your experience of using it.
Our website uses Google Analytics cookies. Information collected by these cookies will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in accordance with its privacy practices. For further information of Google’s privacy practices and how this applies to Google Analytics, please visit Google Analytics privacy overview. If you wish you can also choose to opt out of Google Analytics tracking.
How to Can I opt out of cookies?
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. If you’d like to do this, we suggest you start by consulting the ‘Help’ section of your browser or review the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.
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 and purchase products.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They 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 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. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 14 months.
This policy was updated on 1st June 2019