All Cookies used by and on our website and/or apps are used in accordance with current Cookie Law: the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (more commonly known as GDPR).
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A Cookie is a small piece of data that a website and/or apps stores on your device when you visit. Consider it like a memory for your visit. Ordinarily it contains information about the website and/or apps themselves, a unique identifier that allows the site to recognise your web browser when you return to a webpage for example and I also contain additional data that serves the purpose of the Cookie.
Cookies are used to enable certain features such as:
THE TYPES OF COOKIES WE USE AND HOW WE USE THEM
First-Party Cookies are Cookies which are set by the website and/or apps you are visiting. Ordinarily they only track your activity on the particular site you are visiting, storing key pieces of data enabling the site to recall user preferences, credentials and so forth.
Third-Party Cookies Cookies are set by other sites and companies (ie Third Parties) such as search engines, social media and so forth. They can be used to track you on other websites and/or apps that use the same Third-Party service. You will need to give your consent for Third-Party Cookies to be on your device(s); you can change your consent preference by visiting the Third Parties directly.
We use both First-Party and Third-Party Cookies. The links to relevant policies for our Third Parties are below:
Essential Cookies are crucial to your experience of a website and/or apps, enabling core features like user logins, account management, shopping carts, and payment processing. These Cookies are needed for our website and/or apps to function.
We use essential Cookies to enable our website and/or apps to function – You cannot ‘turn off’ these Cookies
We use Performance Cookies to track how you, as a user, use our website and/or apps during your visit. Typically, this information is anonymous and aggregated (i.e. non-personally identifiable with respect to the user; a statistic for example), with information tracked across all site users. Performance Cookies help us understand visitor usage patterns, identify and diagnose problems or errors their users may encounter, and make better strategic decisions to improve your overall website and/or app experience. These Cookies may be set by the website and/or apps you are visiting (First-Party) or by Third-Party services. These Cookies do not collect Personal Data about you.
We use Performance Cookies on our site – You can ‘turn off’ these Cookies.
We use Functionality Cookies to collect information about your device and any settings you may configure on the website and/or apps you’re visiting (like language and time zone settings). With this information we can provide you with customised, enhanced, or optimised content and services on our website and/or apps. These Cookies may be set by the website and/or apps you’re visiting (First-Party) or by Third-Party services.
We use Functionality Cookies for selected features on our website and/or apps – You cannot ‘turn off’ these Cookies.
Targeting/Advertising Cookies help determine what promotional content is most relevant and appropriate to you and your interests. Websites and/or apps may use them to deliver targeted advertising or limit the number of times you see an advertisement which helps companies improve the effectiveness of campaigns and the quality of content presented to you. These Cookies can be set by our website and/or apps (First-Party) or by Third-Party services with the Third-Party Cookies also being used to track you on other websites and/or apps that use the same Third-Party service.
At this time, we do not use this type of Cookie on our site.
If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes we will track emails to you using pixels within the email. This will enable us to gather information and personalise the products and services suggested for you.
You may change your mind at any time and we will provide you with the ability to unsubscribe from our email-database or opt out of communications. Please be aware we may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity.