Use of cookies

Information we collect through Cookies and similar technologies

We may collect information through “Cookies” and other similar technologies (e.g. pixel tags or links), to remember you when you visit the Websites so we can improve your online experience to suit your needs.  These help us understand how you and others use our Websites, view our products and respond to our advertising, so we can tailor direct marketing and enhance our overall product and service offering.

Essential cookies

Essential cookies are technical cookies that are required for the operational purposes of our sites.  Without essential cookies, our websites couldn’t operate properly.  Essential cookies include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas.

Performance Cookies

Performance cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our website, and observe how visitors move around the site.  This helps us to improve the way our website works by enabling us to tailor our site to the way visitors uses it.  The information we collect from performance cookies is aggregated, meaning we cannot identify you while using them.

Your right to refuse cookies and what happens if you refuse them

You can disable cookies by activating the relevant settings on your browser.  However, if you do so you may not be able to access all the information on our sites.  If you continue using our sites, and do not change your browser settings, we will assume that you approve of us using cookies as described above.

When you visit one of our websites, we may record your device information including hardware and software used, general location, when and how you interact with our websites.  This information is retained and used to note your interest in our Websites, improve customer journeys, determine pricing, fraud prevention and/or offer you available discounts.


We may also use your information in pseudonymised and/or anonymised form (so that you cannot be identified) to analyse how people use our Websites, view our products and respond to our advertising.

When you receive direct marketing from us via email, we may use also use technology e.g. pixel tags or links to determine your use of and interest in our direct marketing.

Other information we collect

When you visit one of our Websites, we may automatically record your computer’s IP address for detecting fraudulent activity.