What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser or device. What are cookies used for?

Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.

What cookies does this site use?

CookieTypeDurationDescription
__Secure-3PAPISIDNon-NecessaryGoogle targeting cookie. Used by for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor's interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising.
__Secure-3PSIDNon-NecessaryGoogle targeting cookie. Used by for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor's interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising.
__Secure-3PSIDCCNon-NecessaryGoogle targeting cookie. Used by for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor's interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising.
_gaNon-Necessary2 YearsThis cookie is set by Google Analytics used to distinguish users.
_gidNon-Necessary24 hoursThis cookie is set by Google Analytics used to distinguish users.
_lscache_varyNecessary24 hoursThis cookie is used to store whether you are logged into the site and what your user role is. It us used to help improve site performance for logged in users.
APISID, NID, SID, 1P_JAR, SIDCCNon-Necessary2 YearsThese cookies are used by Google to display personalized advertisements on Google sites, based on recent searches and previous interactions.
caosLocalGaNecessary30 daysUsed to serve the scripts required for Google Analytics tracking.
caosLocalGa_gidNecessary24 hoursUsed to serve the scripts required for Google Analytics tracking.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryNecessary1 YearThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessaryNecessary1 YearThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Non Necessary".
HSID, SSID, APISID, SAPISID, DVNon-Necessary2 YearsThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our Site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the Site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Site, where visitors have come to the Site from and the pages they visited.
ls_smartpushNecessarySessionThis cookie is set by Litespeed Server and allows the server to store settings to help improve performance of the site.
SEARCH_SAMESITENon-Necessary6 MonthsThis cookie is used to prevent the browser from sending this cookie along with cross-site requests.
tk_aiNon-NecessarySessionUsed by WooCommerce to to store a unique user ID.
viewed_cookie_policyNecessary1 YearThe viewed_cookie_policy cookie is set to “yes” when the Cookie law info bar has been viewed and accepted.
wfwaf-authcookie-[HASH]Necessary24 hoursThis cookie is used by the Wordfence firewall to perform a capability check of the current user before WordPress has been loaded.
woocommerce_cart_hashNecessarySessionHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.
woocommerce_items_in_cartNecessarySessionHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.
wordpress_logged_in_[HASH]NecessarySessionIndicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.
wordpress_test_cookieNecessaryThis cookie tests if cookies are enabled on your browser, so we can provide you with the appropriate user experience.
wp_woocommerce_session_[HASH]Necessary2 DaysContains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer.
wp-settings-[HASH], wp-settings-time-[HASH]Necessary1 YearWordPress uses this cookie to customize a user’s view of the admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.

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