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Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

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
  • Save you having to login every time you visit the site
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • 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.

 

More about our Cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

  • Making our shopping basket and checkout work
  • Determining if you are logged in or not
  • Remembering your search settings
  • Allowing you to add comments to our site
  • There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.

 

Third party functions

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video. Our site includes the following which use cookies:

  • Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties

 

Social Website Cookies

So you can easily Like or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site. Cookies are set by:

  • The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Cookie Information

Cookie Name Purpose
Universal Analytics (Google) _ga
_gid
_gat
_gd
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website and WordPress blog. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
doubleclick.net (Google) test_cookie
IDE
Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies.
An advertising cookie used by Google Doubleclick.
LiveChat __livechat
__livechat_lastvisit
__lc.visitor_id
lc_window_state
3rdparty
recent_window
main_window_timestamp
main_window_timestamp_0
message_text
notification[status_ping]
__lc_vv
These cookies are provided by our third-party online chat support provider LiveChat Inc.
All of these cookies are necessary to enable us to offer live chat support functionality on our website.
Some of these cookies use analytical data to determine how and when to display the Live Chat pop-up box to you, the user.
Microsoft Bing Ads Universal Event Tracking (UET) _uetsid Unclassified
Hotjar _hjIncludedInSample Hotjar cookie. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.
Bing.com MUID MUID Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID across many Microsoft domains.
Magento frontend_cid
frontend
Bathroom Supastore uses Magento to provide its web store and allow customers to place orders. This cookie used to handle user sessions during visits.
MailChimp AVESTA_ENVIRONMENT The cookie is set when the user subscribes to an email service from MailChimp.
Yieldlab.net id Yieldlab is a supply side platform and solution for private marketplaces within Europe’s publishing industry. Cookie information.
pixel.rubiconproject.com
rubiconproject.com
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rpx
rpb
put_id
Khaos
Rubicon Project is an online advertising technology firm that buys and sells advertising. Cookie information.
ADNXS.COM anj
sess
This cookie is used for re-targeting, optimisation, reporting and attribution of online adverts.
The sess cookie contains a single non-unique value: "1". It is used by the Platform to test whether a browser is configured to accept cookies from AppNexus remarketing.
AppNexus __asc
__auc
Used to track and report information to Google analytics service. It is used for marketing retargeting campaigns.
Trustpilot __asc
__auc
__RequestVerificationToken
csrf-canary
__tld__
ajs%3Atest
ajs%3Acookies
ajs_user_id
ajs_group_id
ajs_anonymous_id
amplitude_cookie_test
amplitude_testtrustpilot.com
amplitude_idtrustpilot.com
We use Trustpilot on our website to pull in customer reviews from the Trustpilot site. Privacy Policy.
Google.com NID Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes Google Calendar and Maps. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Calendar and Maps users, as well as information about which calendar you are viewing, and which tab you are currently on.
pubmatic.com KRTBCOOKIE_80
PugT
PUBMDCID
Traces the user to offer customised advertising of interest to the user on Facebook
This cookie tracks when cookies were updated on the browser, in order to limit the number of calls to the server-side cookie store.
This cookie stores an ID for the applicable PubMatic data center that is used to display an advertisement in the user’s browser.
Openx.net i Targeting/Advertising
mandrillapp.com PHPSESSID Session Cookie
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hide-subscribe
Indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
Indicates whether the subscribe bar is disabled or not.