Types of cookies
‘Session’ or ‘Transient’ cookies are temporary bits of information that are erased once you exit your web browser or otherwise turn your computer off. Session cookies are used to improve navigation on web sites and to collect statistical information.
‘Persistent’, ‘Permanent’ or ‘Stored’ cookies are more permanent bits of information that are placed on the hard drive of your computer and stay there unless you delete the cookie. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for a number of purposes, such as retrieving certain information you have previously provided (e.g. login passwords), helping to determine what areas of the web site visitors find most valuable, and customising the web site based on your preferences.
Cookies used on this website
|Cookie||Type of Cookie||Owner||Website use|
|_ga||Stored||These cookies allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site, using a service provided by Google Analytics.|
|wp-settings-number, wp-settings-time-number||Stored||Godwick Turkeys||These cookies allow users who shop to keep a track of the products they have purchased.|
|wordpress_number, wordpress_logged_in_number||Session||Godwick turkeys||These cookies allow users who log in to their account, stay logged in until their log out or quit the browser.|
|_stripe_orig_props, _utma, _utmc, _utmz, stripe.crsf||Session||Stripe||These cookies are used for the Stripe Credit Card payment gateway.|
How to control and delete cookies
Cookies are used to enable us to improve services for you through, for example:
- remembering if you are logged in so you can move around the website without having to log in again on each page
- keeping track of what products you have ordered in your shopping cart
- measuring how many people are using each page of the website and for how long so that we can try to improve the quality of our website
- enabling you to view content shared on other sites e.g. YouTube or Twitter.
However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by the our website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the our website.
Cookies set by Third Party sites
To enrich our content, this website sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Flickr, these sites may set a cookie.
Our website also carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks, for example, Facebook, Twitter or Google+. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service.
Godwick Turkeys does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.