Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience.  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 others.  The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.  We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device to help a web site provide a better user experience.  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.

How does this site use cookies?

We use cookies based on your ‘implied consent’.  This means that if you continue to use our website, we will assume you are happy for us to set cookies.  If you are not happy for us to set cookies there are a number of things you can do – for more information see below.

The majority of the 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 information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.  It is only used to improve how our website works.

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 opt out of Google Analytics tracking.

In addition we use cookies to remember your preferences for how to interact with the site – for example, when you accept the cookie message on your first visit, we remember this in a cookie.

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 taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.