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Information about our use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. [By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies].

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

1P_JAR 1 month Used by Google for user tracking and ad targeting purposes.
APISID Session Used by Google to store user preferences and information on Google maps.
catAccCookies 1 month Used to record that the user consents to accept cookies.
cblon 4 days Used to ensure that the shopping cart works appropriately.
cbuid Persistent Used to ensure that the shopping cart works appropriately.
cbuid_meta 1 week Used to ensure that the shopping cart works appropriately.
_cfduid 5 years Used by the CloudFlare service to identify trusted web traffic.
CONSENT 1 month A Google cookie. No information on this.
country Persistent Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to provide a unique session identifier for authentication.
datr Persistent Used by Facebook to help identify suspicious login activity and keep users safe.
fr 3 months Used by Facebook for advertising and contains an encrypted Facebook ID and browser ID
_ga 2 years Used by Google to distinguish unique users to measure and improve site performance.
_ga_gtag 24 hours Identification code of website used by Google for tracking visits to measure and improve site performance.
_gid 24 hours Used by Google to identify if a user returns within 24 hours of their first view to measure and improve site performance.
gf_display_empty_fields 3 weeks Allows users to view blank fields in a form to help prevent spam.
_icl_current_language Session Saves the user’s preferred language on the website.
HSID Session Used by Google to store user preferences and information on Google maps.
_lc.visitor_id Persistent Used by our LiveChat to recognise a returning visitor to the website.
merchant Persistent Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to provide a unique session identifier for authentication.
machine_identifier Persistent Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to provide a unique session identifier for authentication.
NID 6 months Contains a unique ID that Google uses to remember your preferences and other information.
OTZ 1 month Used by Google to help customise advertising on Google properties, like Google Search.
PHPSESSID Session Used to save information about the current user session.
private_machine_identifier Persistent Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to provide a unique session identifier for authentication.
SAPISID 10 years Used by Google to store your options and settings for pages containing a Google Map.
SID 10 years Used by Google to store your options and settings for pages containing a Google Map.
SIDCC 10 years Used by Google to store your options and settings for pages containing a Google Map.
SSID 10 years Used by Google to store your options and settings for pages containing a Google Map.
sb 90 days Allows control over the “Follow us on Facebook” and “Like” buttons, collect the language settings and allow you to share the page.
so_guest_id Session Collects anonymous data regarding the user’s visits to the website, in order to improve the special offers delivered on the basket page.
_stripe_mid Session Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to manage payments in our online shop.
_stripe_orig_props Session Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to manage payments in our online shop.
_stripe_sid Session Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to manage payments in our online shop.
user Persistent Used by Stripe, our payment gateway provider to provide a unique session identifier for authentication.
woocommerce_cart_hash Session Contains information about the shopping cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes. No personal information is stored within this cookie.
woocommerce_items_in_cart Session Contains information about the shopping cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes. No personal information is stored within this cookie.
wp_woocommerce_session 48 hours Contains a unique code for each customer so that we know where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. No personal information is stored within this cookie.
wordpress_logged_in Session Uses to determine whether a user is logged in or not.
wordpress_sec Session Authentication cookie tagged containing the “secure” flag that causes information to be sent encrypted.
wplc_chat_status 24 hours Stores your preferences for our live chat application.
wplc_cid 24 hours Used to distinguish users if our live chat is active.

 

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