What is a cookie?

“A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user’s hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user’s identification card, which tell a web site when the user has returned.” –

We use cookies to identify you from everyone else. Primarily, we use this to enable you to log in to your account and store your preferences throughout the website. We also use statistics software which stores your movement around our website so we can tell how individuals interact with our pages, letting us know how popular our pages are.

Controlling cookies on our site

If you don’t want to receive certain categories of cookies then you can change your cookie settings via your browser.

Note: most sections of our websites do work without cookies, but you will lose some features and functionality if you choose to disable cookies. For example, you won’t be able to log in to your account or buy products from our store.

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to move about the site, log in to your account, save your shopping basket, remember your cookie preferences and provide certain features you have requested.

Functionality cookies

These cookies enhance the functionality of our website by storing your preferences. For example, turning on/off animations or dismissing promotions on our site.

3rd party cookies

Many sections of our websites depend on embedding content from external websites such as Facebook, Flickr, Google Analytics, Google Maps, Google Plus, SoundCloud, Tumblr, Twitter and YouTube. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant 3rd party website for more information on the cookies that these services may store on your computer.