A cookie is a small file containing letters and numbers that can be stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. They are created when you access certain websites. Cookies collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour in an anonymous form. They allow a website to recognise users when they return to a site. You can be assured that browsing with us is safe and secure.
Usage of certain cookies on our site is essential to it working fully. A number of important parts of this website will not function if cookies are not enabled.
You can also visit www.allaboutcookies.org for more information.
What Cookies are used on our site?
Please see below for the category types, associated cookies are and what they do.
|Cookie Name||Originating Page||First or Third Party||Purpose||Expiry|
|PHPSESSID||All||First||Required for site to run||At end of browser session|
|__utma||All||First||Required for Google Analytic tracking||Two years|
|__utmb||All||First||Required for Google Analytic tracking||Thirty minutes|
|__utmc||All||First||Required for Google Analytic tracking||At end of browser session|
|__utmz||All||First||Required for Google Analytic tracking||Six months|
|__utmv||All||First||Required for Google Analytic tracking||Two years|
|__utmx||All||First||Required for Google Analytic tracking||Two years|
|SID||All||First||Required for Google Maps||At end of browser session|
|PREF||All||First||Required for Google Maps||At end of browser session|
|SS||All||First||Required for Google Maps||At end of browser session|
|APISID||All||First||Required for Google Maps||At end of browser session|
|HSID||All||First||Required for Google Maps||At end of browser session|
|NID||All||First||Required for Google Maps||At end of browser session|
|auth_token_session||All||Third||Required for social media links (Twitter)||At end of browser session|
|secure_session||All||Third||Required for social media links (Twitter)||At end of browser session|
|retailer||Any (certain visitors only)||First||Required to show locally-relevant content to certain visitors||When cookies cleared|
To get the most out of your experience with using our website cookies should be enabled. Most web browsers are automatically set to accept cookies with the standard installation settings. If cookies are not set to work on your browser the result could mean the performance of this website will be affected and will also restrict your usage of this website which may mean you are unable to buy anything from us.
You are able to check to see if cookies are enabled specifically for PCs by doing for following for each browser type;
Microsoft Internet Explorer versions 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0
If you use a browser not mentioned above or a mobile device such as a smart phone or tablet please use either their help section or own website to check the cookie settings.