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Cookie Policy

EU cookie law

The purpose of this page is to show you that we are complying with the New EU cookie law (e-Privacy Directive), which came into force on 26th May 2011
Further information on this new law can be found at:
http://www.ico.gov.uk/for_organisations/privacy_and_electronic_communications/the_guide/cookies.aspx

Your Visit to Our Website

When you first enter our website a session is set that records your visit.
This only contains a random string of characters.
Example: 071jtsu8gbsqv8q1jeo3ln1u17

This is essential to the functioning of our website and without which it is impossible for us to remember any of the items you may add to your shopping cart.
As you can see this random string of characters does NOT contain any cart items or tracking information to identify you personally and it is only accessible by us for the purpose of your visit to our website.
Once you completely close down your browser and all its windows/tabs it is no longer accessible. If you visit our website again, a new random string of characters will be generated for your new visit.

Cookies and Google Analytics™

Google Analytics™ is a widely used website statistical analysis package that uses cookies.
We use Google Analytics™ to help us improve our website and the experience of our visitors. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred and what site referred the visitor to our website.
When you visit our website several cookies are set by Google Analytics™ to record your visit.

As we have no control over Google's cookie or privacy policy and their usage, which may be subject to change, we can only provide a link to the Google Analytics™ cookie usage policy which can be found at: https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies
As the above page address may be subject to change you may also find the policy with a Google search for "Google Analytics™ Cookie Policy"

Blocking Only Google Analytics™ Cookies

Google have developed a browser plug-in to enable you to block just their analytics cookies which can be downloaded from:
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
As the above page address may be subject to change you may also find the policy with a Google search for "Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on"

Disable Cookies

Modern browsers have a built in function to enable you to block cookies from all websites or individually selected websites.
Information on how to block cookies can be found within your browsers help file or alternatively by searching on Google.
Example:
"Disable Cookies Firefox"
"Disable Cookies IE"
"Disable Cookies Chrome"

Last Updated 9th October 2012

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