Cookie Policy

Use of cookies

A cookie is a piece of text which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree (or your browser agrees automatically if you have set it up in that way), your browser adds that text in a small file.

A cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets website operators know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We have included a full list of the cookies used on www.greenekingshop.co.uk below, along with an explanation of what each cookie is used for.

 

How to control and delete cookies

We know that people have concerns about cookies, but we believe that the benefit that you and we gain from their proper use is worthwhile.

You can delete the files that contain cookies – those files are stored as part of your internet browser. If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by www.greeneking-pubs.co.uk, or indeed any other website, or if you wish to receive notification of cookie placement requests or decline cookies completely, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how. Please be aware that declining or denying cookies may prevent you from being able to use the website to its highest capability.

If you would like more information about how cookies work, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to disable cookies 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 device you will need to refer to your manual.

 

Changes to this policy

We may update this Privacy and Cookies Policy from time to time to ensure that you are kept informed of how we use your personal information. We will notify you of any significant changes by flagging the updated policy on our website or by sending you an email.

COOKIE NAME WHEN DOES IT EXPIRE? DESCRIPTION
wordpress_test_cookie A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser. WordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.
wordpress_logged_in_xxxxx A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser. WordPress uses this cookie to indicate when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.
wp-settings-xxxxx,wp-settings-time-xxxxx Persistent cookie, expire a little under one year from the time they’re set. WordPress uses this cookie to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.
woocommerce_cart_hash A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser. Contains information about the cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes.
woocommerce_items_in_cart A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser. Contains information about the cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes.
wp_woocommerce_session_ A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser. Contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer.
_ga 2 years This helps us count how many people visit our website by tracking if you’ve visited before
_gid 24 hours This helps us count how many people visit our website by tracking if you’ve visited before
_gat 10 minutes Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made