What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files or pieces of data that are downloaded from a website to your computer or mobile device. They are used to enable the website to run certain features effectively, to provide the best experience for visitors by remembering preferences, and to understand how website visitors interact with the website. For more information about cookies visit

This website uses cookies to:

  • Personalise content that you see on our website
  • Remember your preferences, settings, and login details
  • Allow you to post comments on our blog
  • Allow you to share content with social networks
  • Help use analyse website traffic

Functional and Required Cookies

This website use some necessary cookies because they allow visitors to navigate and use key features. For example, Functional and Required Cookies help these features work:

  • Customer accounts
  • Shopping cart and checkout
  • URL redirects (these redirect a page or link to another page or an external link)

Analytics and Performance Cookies

We use Analytics and Performance cookies to collect information on how visitors interact with our site. We do not enable these cookies until you click the Continue button on our Cookie Banner. This information helps us understand what content our visitors find useful, where they are located and other statistical information. 

This website also uses tracking software provided by Google Analytics. This will save a cookie to your computer/device and is also used to to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website. We do not use Google Analytics to save or collect any personal information that can be used to identify you as a unique individual person. You can read Google's privacy policy here for further information.

Third party cookies 

These cookies allow third parties to track the success of their application or customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used on our site.

For example, if you choose to ‘share’ content through Facebook or other social networks you might be sent cookies from these websites. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

In addition to Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn) we also use to facilitate social sharing on our website. 

Disabling Cookies

You can see which cookies are active in your Internet browser’s settings. If you would like to restrict the use of cookies, you can control this. Links to advice on how to do this for the most popular Internet browsers are provided below for convenience. 

Policy last updated 17/05/18