What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie.
Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise the device that the user is on. You can find more information about cookies at: allaboutcookies.org and youronlinechoices.eu
For a video about cookies visit google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your experience.
The cookies used on johnandginger.co.uk have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide. A list of all the cookies used on this website by category is set out below.
Category 1: strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas. Without these cookies essential functions like the shopping basket or online payment, cannot be provided.
Category 2: performance cookies
These cookies collect information about how you use the website, for instance which pages you visit most often, and if you get error messages while navigating around.
These cookies do not collect information that identifies you and they are not used to track you after you leave our site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the site works.