Cookie Policy

Policy last reviewed: April 2014

Cookies can store information you’ve entered previously, so you don’t have to enter it again; and measure how people use the website, giving us information for managing and improving our service.

We don’t use Cookies to identify you personally; and at all times, you have control over your browser or device’s use of cookies, meaning you can manage and/or delete them as you wish. If you have any queries about these cookies or would like more information about them, please get in touch.


Our site uses the following cookies:


Cookie Name Description Expires
Cookies for managing your current visit
_icl_current_language Used to remember your langaguge settings 24 hours
Our site uses WordPress, a content management software (CMS). When you log into our website, the CMS stores the following cookies :
wordpress_logged_in_ After login, the system sets the encrypted cookie, which indicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use. This cookie can only be read by the server. By default, the “Remember Me” checkbox makes you get remembered for 14 days.
Please use the Logout link to log out.
wordpress_test_cookie Used to establish if your browser can accept cookies. Expires at the end of the session. session
wp-settings-{time}-[UID] Used to customise your view of user interface. 1 year
When users submit comments, the CMS stores their name, email address and website address (if they enter one) in cookies. 1 year
Shopping cart or forms functionality
These cookies store online shopping information and allow the shopping cart to function correctly.
woocommerce_recently_viewed Used to remember which products you looked at on our site. 2 days
woocommerce_session This cookie is employed to keep track of the items in your basket/cart. The session ID doesn’t contain any personal information. 2 days
woocommerce_cart_hash This cookie enables the functionality of our shopping cart. 2 days
woocommerce_items_in_cart This cookie remembers items you have put in your shopping cart. 2 days
Analytics – Cookies to monitor traffic levels
We use Piwik to monitor traffic levels. Piwik is installed on our server, to ensure that our visitors behavior on our website is not shared with advertising companies.
PIWIK_SESSID Cookie to determine whether you are a return visitor to the site, and to track the pages that you visit during your session. session
pk_id Piwwik – contains visits count and timestamp of last page view of the last visit before this visit. 2 years
_pk_ses Piwik – contains no data. Every time _pk_ses is created, increase _pk_id visits counter 30 mins


Information on deleting or controlling cookies
Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site (login, forms, comments).

Do Not Track. We accept Do Not Track. What is Do Not Track?  (

Opt-out:  You may choose not to have a analytics cookie of data collected on this website. To make that choice, please click Opt-out.

Enable and disable cookies in Firefox (


Opting out of all data collection

To opt-out of all web tracking technologies, using an extension such as Noscript for Mozilla-based web browsers, is currently a safe way.  NoScript allows executable web content such as JavaScript, Java, Flash, Silverlight, and other plugins only if the site hosting it is considered trusted by its user and has been previously added to a whitelist.

If you wish to browse the Internet without your IP address being tracked at all, please consider using Tor Browser which will automatically connect you to the secured and anonymous Tor network.