How Cookies are used

Cookies are very small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites.

Cookies are used to help identify your computer to tailor the users experience, track shopping basket contents and remember where you are in the order process.

You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop certain websites from functioning properly.

Session Cookies

Mainly used by online shops, these cookies allow you to keep items in your basket when shopping online. These cookies will expire when the browser is closed.

Permanent Cookies

These Cookies remain in operation, even when you have closed the browser. They are responsable for remembering your login details and password so you don't have to type them in every time you use the site. The law concerning permanent cookies stipulates that they need to be deleted after a period of six months.

Third-party Cookies

Installed by third parties, these cookies are designed to collect certain information to carry out various research into behaviour, demographics etc.