Cookie Policy

Cookies In Use on This Site

Cookies and how they Benefit You

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites

Our cookies help us:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Continuously improve our website for you
  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.
You should be aware that accepting our cookies policy does itself place a cookie on your computer so our site knows that you have accepted when you next visit.

More about our Cookies

Website Function Cookies

These are cookies that add functionality to our website to make it more interactive and useful to you, the visitor. They are utilised by third party websites and no information is stored on our site.

We use:
Facebook – this allows a link from our Facebook page to our webpage. When you follow a link from this feed to Facebook you are then inviting their cookies to you and should unsure you are happy with their policies.
Twitter – this allows a link from our Twitter page to our webpage. When you follow a link from this feed to Twitter you are then inviting their cookies to you and should unsure you are happy with their policies.
Google  – this allows us to utilise search and map functions within our website. When you follow a link from any of these feeds you will be taken to Googles pages and are then inviting their cookies to you and should unsure you are happy with their policies.
Paypal – We use Paypal to allow you, the visitor, to purchase items from our on-line shop using a tried and tested secure payment method. Paypal uses cookies when you click through from the shopping cart to make payments and you should ensure you are happy with their policies when doing this.

Our own cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

  • Making our shopping basket and checkout work
  • Remembering your search settings

There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.

Visitor Statistics Cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytics programs also tell us if how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.

We use:
Google Analytics
GetClicky

Turning Cookies Off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites

It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.

The cookie information text on this site was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing http://www.attacat.co.uk/, a marketing agency based in Edinburgh. If you need similar information for your own website you can use their free cookie audit tool.