Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They're used for many things, such as remembering whether you've visited the site before, so that you remain logged in - or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month.

They contain information about the use of your computer but don't include personal information about you (they don't store your name, for instance).

This policy explains how cookies are used on our websites in general - and, below, how you can control the cookies that may be used on this site (please note that not all of them are used on every site).

About our Cookie policy

This Cookie Policy applies to all Archant's websites and mobile applications ("the Website").

In this Cookie Policy, when we refer to any of our Websites, we mean any website or mobile application operated by or on behalf of Archant Limited or its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "Archant"), regardless of how you access the network. This Cookie Policy forms part of and is incorporated into our Website Terms and Conditions.

By accessing the Website, you agree that this Cookie Policy will apply whenever you access the Website on any device. We will alert you on our Websites when of changes to this policy. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to all such changes

Below, you can find out more about the cookies we use on our Websites, as well as information on how to turn off cookies, or change the cookie settings on your browser.


These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features.

These cookies will:

· Ensure that our Website functions correctly

· Facilitate a product selection or track a sales order you have made

These Cookies will not:

· Gather information that could be used for marketing

· Retarget advertising to you on other websites

Our Cookies

csrftoken - This is used to validate any form submission via our website.


These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use our Website to help us improve the way the website works.

These Cookies will:

· Provide statistics on how our Website has been used

· Measure any errors on our Website and support improvements and test new designs

These Cookies will not:

· Gather information that could be used for marketing

· Retarget advertising to you on other websites

Our Cookies

Cookie Name

Cookie Description


This tells us you are actively using our site. This way we can always know, at any given time, how many users we have visiting.


Tracks your encrypted user id when logged in


Lets us know the previous link that you clicked on


This tells us if you are actively using our site to enable us to know how many users we have visiting our site


Creates a temporary user session ID for blogs.


Creates a encrypted User ID when you log in


This provides us with a unique visor ID time and date stamp


This provides us with a user session ID for 40winks and Tickles

Third Party Cookies

Third Party

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

More Information

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Used to identify unique visitors and tracks how you move around the website and how your reached the site en/privacy/2o7#optout


Third-party service cookies

Social sharing, video and other services we offer are run by other companies. These companies may drop cookies on your computer when you use them on our site or if you are already logged in to them. Here is a list of places where you can find out more about specific services that we may use and their use of cookies:

Third Party



AddThis (this services runs some of social sharing buttons)


Storify (a service that is sometimes used to embed a series of tweets)



Bitly (creates small versions of urls)

Please remember, the information collected by cookies and other tracking methods on our Websites is anonymous and does not contain any information that can personally identify you.

You may delete and block all cookies from our Websites but some parts subsequently will not work.


Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can alter your browser settings to prevent automatic acceptance or you can manually delete your cookie history whenever you wish.

These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:



Internet Explorer http:/ / (for mobile versions)


Safari (for mobile versions)

Firefox Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies

Blackberries 32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp



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