Cookie Policy

We collect information directly from you in a number of ways. One way is through our use of ‘cookies’. Most websites use cookies in order to make them work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website. They help us to understand how our customers and potential customers use our website so we can develop and improve the design, layout, content and function of the site. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer’s hard drive by websites that you visit. They save and retrieve pieces of information about your visit to the website – for example, how you entered the site, how you navigated through the site and what information and documentation was of interest to you. This means that when you go back to a website, it can give you tailored options based on the information it has stored about you on your last visit.

Some of our cookies are used to simply collect information about how visitors use our website and these types of cookies collect the information in an anonymous form.

Where there is a login process relating to buying products or services from us we also use cookies to store personal registration information so that you do not have to provide it to us again on subsequent visits.

The rules about cookies on websites have recently changed.  If you are uncomfortable with the use of cookies, you can disable cookies on your computer by changing the settings in the preferences or options menu in your browser.  You can set your browser to reject or block cookies or to tell you when a website tries to put a cookie on your computer.  You can also delete any cookies that are already stored on your computer’s hard drive. However, please be aware that if you do delete and block all cookies from our website, parts of the site will not then work.

This is because some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of our website to operate. Likewise, you may not be able to use some products and services on other websites without cookies.

To find out more about cookies, including seeing what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

If you do not wish to accept cookies from our website, please leave this site immediately and then delete and block all cookies from this site.  Alternatively, you may opt-out of receiving information from us by e-mail, telephone, fax or post.  Our phone number is 0203 355 5585, or you can e-mail us at [email protected].

Cookies are small text files that can be very helpful and enhance the experience when using a website. They can speed up your experience by remembering certain things, such as what you placed in your shopping basket the last time that you visited the site.

Cookies will not harm your computer. They can be active on your computer for different lengths of time. Some cookies only last until you close your browser, while others can last for several days or more.

We use cookies in several ways; to enable you to purchase items, to remember the contents of your shopping basket and to suggest products that may be of interest to you. We collaborate with partner sites that use information gathered by using cookies on our website. This enables them to keep advertising relevant to products you have already viewed on our site, to enable our affiliate sites to track performance and to ensure cashback sites work correctly.
Please find details of the cookies that we use below:

Cookie used : PHPSESSID (Contains a PHP “session ID”, expires when the browser is closed). This enables items to be added to your shopping basket and remembered.

Cookie used : session (Contains a PHP “session ID”, can also contain an email address and encrypted password, expires after one year). This cookie is for convenience and remembers shopping basket items from your previous shopping visit, along with user email and account details. By signing out from the site, your login details are removed from the cookie.

Cookie used : Google, Bing, Facebook, Yahoo advertising and analytics cookies.