WHAT ARE COOKIES
are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This
page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need
to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being
stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.
are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the
functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all
cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to
provide a service that you use.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see
your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the
functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually
result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is
recommended that you do not disable cookies.
THE COOKIES WE SET
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to
remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which
might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to
ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or
comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to
set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your
preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you
interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted
analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways
that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long
you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site
is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure
that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand
which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
As we sell products it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the
visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that
these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make
business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure
the best possible price.
We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further
development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to
ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by
anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.
In some cases we may provide you with custom content based on what you tell us about
yourself either directly or indirectly by linking a social media account. These types of
cookies simply allow us to provide you with content that we feel may be of interest to you.
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect
with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media
sites including; , will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your
profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in
their respective privacy policies.
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is
something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies
enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.
However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one
of our preferred contact methods.