Cookies are text files that are transferred to your computer by websites that you visit. They are used widely in order to make websites work, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
We use 5 types of cookies: Google Analytics cookies, Woocommerce cookies, Pop-up Cookie Consent Cookie, Twitter cookie, and Google maps cookies.
Google Analytics Cookies
The Google Analytics cookies provide us with data about visitor usage patterns on our site. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily. The visitor remains anonymous.
The 3 Woocommerce cookies allow the online shop to function correctly.
Pop-up Cookie Consent Cookie
Google Maps Cookies
The embedded Google Map on our site sets 3 cookies known as NID, PREF and khcookie. These cookies allow Google Maps to remember which browser you are using and what preferences you have set when you view maps.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Cookie Set by||Cookie Name||Purpose||Expires|
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.||2 years, 30mins, when you close your browser, 6months respectively|
|The first two cookies contain information about the cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes. The final cookie (wp_woocommerce_session_) contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. No personal information is stored within these cookies.||both expire when you close your browser|
|Google Maps||nid pref khcookie||These cookies allow Google Maps to remember which browser you are using and what preferences you have set when you view maps.||6 months, 2 years, when you close your browser, respectively|
How to disable or restrict cookies
If you want to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our website, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘Help’ function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you can visit www.aboutcookies.org.