When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, your computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally and we do not store personal information, such as log-in details, names, addresses or credit/debit card details in cookies.
These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through, for example:
recognising that you may already have given a username and password so you don’t need to do it for every web page requested
THE COOKIES USED ON OUR WEBSITE
You may encounter the following cookies when using our site:
Necessary, Advertising and Analytics cookies:
Necessary. Without these our website will not function correctly.
Analytics – Analytical cookies include _ga and _ga_XXXXX are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
CHANGING BROWSER SETTINGS TO ACCEPT OR REJECT COOKIES:
If you wish to prevent cookies from being placed on your computer, you will need to change your website settings to reject cookies. How to do this will depend on which browser you use and we provide further details for the most popular browsers below. However, you will not be able to order from this website and it may perform erratically or not at all.
If you wish to view your cookie code, just click on a cookie to open it. You’ll see a short string of text and numbers. The numbers are your identification card, which can only be seen by the server that gave you the cookie. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may have an impact upon the functionality of our website.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Select the ‘Tools’ menu or icon at the top of your browser window, then select ‘Internet options’ then the ‘Privacy’ tab.
Change the Privacy level setting as appropriate. Medium or below will enable cookies in your browser. Settings above Medium will disable cookies.
Select the “Options” from the “Firefox” drop-down, at the top of your browser window.
Select the “Privacy” icon and change the relevant settings.
Select the “Customize” icon at the top of your browser window
Select “Settings” from the menu and then select “Show advanced settings”
Under the Privacy heading, select the Content settings button and change the relevant settings
Select the “Safari” menu or icon at the top of your browser window and select the “Preferences” option.
Select “Privacy” icon and change the relevant settings. Selecting “Never” will block cookies but will mean this website will perform erratically. Opting to block cookies from advertisers should mean you can still use the functions of this website.