Date updated: June 2021
What are cookies and how do they work?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your devices to make your experience on our website site more efficient. Your internet browser sends these cookies back to the website every time you visit the site to allow our website to analyse the traffic to the site, to recognise your device as well as remembering information such as your browsing history on our website, how many items are in a shopping basket or whether you are logged in.
Our site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Types of cookies and how we use them
Essential / strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential for you to browse the website and use its features, such as holding your items in your online shopping basket while you are shopping.
These cookies allow our website to remember choices you have made in the past to improve your online experience, such as recently viewed pages, your user name and password so you can automatically log in and enabling social media components, like Facebook and Twitter.
Performance cookies (for analytics)
These cookies collect anonymous information about how you use a website, such as which pages you visited and which links you clicked on so we can make improvements and measure the effectiveness of our marketing communications. This includes cookies from third-party analytics services like Google Analytics
Third party cookies
We use a number of third-party applications including Google, Facebook, YouTube, email service providers and email service provider who also set cookies on our website(s) on its behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing. These cookies are placed on our website, and may collect information about your online behaviour, such as your IP address, the website you arrived from, and what you may have previously purchased from us.
Change your cookie settings
You can reject or remove our cookies at any time through your browser settings. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect. Please note, however, that it is not possible to restrict or block essential or strictly necessary cookies.
You can also control some of the cookies through your browser settings.
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To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.