What Cookies does our web site use?
_utma This keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. This cookie lasts for 2 years.
_utmb A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters the site. This cookie lasts for 30 minutes.
_utmc A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site - having waited 30 minutes for another pageview to happen, and if it doesn't, it expires. This cookie last until the End of session.
_utmz This keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keywords used, and where in the world the site was accessed from. This cookie lasts 6 months.
jsscart This keeps a track of what you have added to your shopping basket. This cookie lasts for 1 hour.
jsshash This is your unique session ID when you visit the site. This cookie lasts for 1 hour
We also use 4 Google Analytics cookies, 1 is a session cookie and 3 are long term cookies which allow us to track visitor's usage of the web site.
What to do if you don't want cookies to be set
Some people find the idea of a website storing information on their computer or mobile device a bit intrusive, particularly when this information is stored and used by a third party without them knowing. Although this is generally quite harmless you may not, for example, want to see advertising that has been targeted to your interests. If you prefer, it is possible to block some or all cookies, or even to delete cookies that have already been set; but you need to be aware that you might lose some functions of that website.
How can I control cookies?
Web browser cookies:
If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
Our website does work without cookies, but you will lose some features and functionality if you choose to disable cookies.
Adobe Flash Player Cookies
The Adobe Flash Player, is also capable of storing information on your device. However, these cookies cannot be controlled through your web browser. Some web browser manufacturers are developing solutions to allow you to control these through your browser, but at the present time, if you wish to restrict or block Flash Cookies, then you must do this on the Adobe website.