“Cookies” are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser,
which enables the server to collect information from the browser. You can find out
more about the way cookies work on http://www.cookiecentral.com. Garden &
the logging on process for registered users, to help ensure the security and
authenticity of registered users, to provide the mechanisms for online shopping and
to enable traffic monitoring.
Non-registered visitors of the site are sent anonymous cookies to keep track of their
browsing patterns and build up a demographic profile. In addition, any visitor who
has clicked on a Garden & Leisure advertisement on another site that links to
g-l.co.uk will be sent a semi-persistent (e.g. two weeks lifetime) anonymous cookie
that will allow us to analyse advertising effectiveness and manage our relationship
with affiliate sites.
Whilst you do not need to allow your browser to accept cookies in order to browse
much of our web site or to access many of our services, you must have cookies
enabled if you wish to shop online at any of our stores or access any areas reserved
for registered users.
Most browsers allow you to turn off the cookie function. If you want to know how to
do this please look at the help menu on your browser. As described above, this will
restrict the online Garden & Leisure services you can use.