Cookie Policy Does Not Use Cookies, But...

To Make Things Work

External hosts such as this website's shopping cart and its forum log-in must use cookies or these facilities simply would not work. We therefore warn the visitor using a pop-up message which states this. And for that warning to work, it too must place a cookie on your system to enable it to remember that you have accepted the message.

About Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. Traffic log cookies identify which pages are being used. This helps analyse data about web page traffic and improve a website in order to tailor it to customer needs.

Third Party Cookies - Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest and to social networking sites. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by our privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.