Last Updated: 14th September, 2021.


Like many websites we use cookies to store and then retrieve small bits of information on your computer when you visit. This information is used to make the site work as you expect it to. It is not personally identifiable to you, but it can be used to give you a more personalised web experience. UK and EU law requires that, where a website uses cookies or equivalent technologies, the website operator must make certain disclosures in relation to the use of the cookies. The adoption of cookies is not a prerequisite for visiting the Site. Nevertheless we would like to point out that the use of the ‘basket’ functionality on the Site and ordering is only possible with the activation of cookies. Please accept our assurance that our use of cookies does not contain any personal or private details and are free from viruses. If you want to find out more information about cookies or to find out about removing them from your browser, go to

What Are Cookies?

A cookie comprises a file bearing an identifier (a strand of alphabetic character* and numerals) that is stationed by a web server to a web browser and is stacked away by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stashed away by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiration date, unless erased by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not normally contain any information that personally describes a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies. Cookies can be applied by web servers to distinguish and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.  

How We Apply Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.  

The Cookies We Set

If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the direction of the signup process and universal organisation. These cookies will normally be deleted when you log out nevertheless in some cases they may persist afterwards to recollect your site orientations when logged out. We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in. This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users. When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence. In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.  

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

Google Analytics

Removed, hopefully the internet is a little bit more anonymous now.

Google AdSense

Removed, another one bites the dust.

Social Media

In some cases we may provide you with custom content based on what you tell us about yourself either directly or indirectly by linking a social media account. These types of cookies simply allow us to provide you with content that we feel may be of interest to you. We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to link up with your social network in respective ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus etc., will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.


Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.  

Cookies Used On

Below is a list of the different types of cookies used on this site, and an explanation of what they are used for. If you would like any more information, please get in touch.

  1. Necessary Cookies: These cookies are necessary for the website to function. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
  2. Functionality Cookies:These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
  3. Other Cookies: The following cookies are also set by our site, however their purpose has not yet been identified. We are conducting research into these cookies and will update this page as soon as possible.
Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential for the functionality of our website. More info on cookies can be found at
GroupCookie NameExpiryDescriptionData sent toDomain
Cookie Bannercons1 YearUsed to check if the user’s has accepted the cookie popup banner. I made this cookie!UK
Contains information about the cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes.
wp_woocommerce_session_2 Days
woocommerce_recently_viewedtbaRemembers what products the user has viewed on our website.UK
__stripe_mid1 Year
Stripe uses Cookies to recognise its customers and to process payments through our website.
__stripe_orig_props1 Year
country5 Years
m10 Years
PayPal uses Cookies to recognise its customers and to shorten the time the user needs to log in to their PayPal account by checking their email on PayPal database.
PYPF1 Month
enforce_policy1 Year
AKDC24 Hours
ts3 Years
X-PP-K1 Month
tsrce1 Day
x-csrf-jwt1 Week
ct_checked_emailsSessionUsed by our anti-spam system to check entered email address for spam.
ct_checkjsSessionUsed by our anti-spam system to check whether JavaScript is available within the browser.
ct_cookies_testSessionUsed by our anti-spam system to check whether cookies are enabled within the browser.
ct_timestamp1 DayUsed by our anti-spam system to store date and time data.
Used for Spam protection, AntiSpam, FireWall by CleanTalk
apbct_site_referer72 Hours
apbct_urls72 Hours
spbc_is_logged_in1 Year
spbc_secfw_ip_wl13 Months
ct_sfw_pass_key1 Month
Functionality Cookies
Functionality cookies record information about choices you have made and allow us to tailor our website to you. For example, if you set your location, we use cookies to save your location preference.
GroupCookie NameExpiryDescriptionData sent toDomain
We use YouTube to show our videos on the website, these cookies enable us to do that.
PREF8 Months
wordpress_logged_in2 WeeksThe cookie indicates when the user has logged on (WordPress).UK
wordpress_sec2 WeeksControls WordPress access.UK
LiteSpeedls_smartpush2 Months
Connected with speed of web page loading and collects no personal data.
_lscache_vary2 Weeks
TrustPilotTP.uuid5971 Days
Trustpilot an independent review site we use to collect feedback on our services and products.

Disabling Cookies

You can forestall the background of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be cognisant that disabling cookies will feign the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example: 

(a) In Internet Explorer (version 11) Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Advanced 

(b) In Firefox (version 44) Tools > Options > Privacy > select “Use custom settings for history”  > un-tick “Accept cookies from sites” 

(c) In Chrome Menu > Settings > Show Advanced Settings > Content Setting > under the “Cookies” heading (Block sites from setting any data)  

Deleting Cookies

You can cancel cookies already stored on your computer; for example: 

(a) In Internet Explorer (in the Tools Menu) (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files Internet Options > Privacy > Advanced

(b) In Firefox (version 44) Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies > Remove All Cookies

(c) In Chrome (in the Tools Menu) (version 48) Menu > More Tools > “Clear browsing data”

(d) In Opera Settings > Options > Advanced > Cookies

(e) In Safari, iPad and iPhone Preferences > Privacy   Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.  

Additional Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously referred if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not, it’s typically better to allow cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. The following pages are particularly handy:

More info on controlling and deleting your cookies: 

Great tool for disabling advertising cookies: 

There are lots of other websites you could take a look at for more information too. If you are still looking for more information then you can get in touch with us here.