Website Cookies Policy
What are cookies
Cookies are text information data sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
These cookies are essential to enable you to browse our website. Without these cookies you will be unable, for example, to add any products to a shopping basket, be returned to the last page you viewed after entering the checkout, use the back button in the browser or view ‘Recently Viewed Products’, provide security for online banking services and those that help ensure that your page loads quickly.
These cookies collect anonymous information about how you use our website. Any cookies used for analytical purposes to count the number of visitors to a website, any cookies used by first party or third party advertisers, including affiliates, and cookies used to recognise the user when they return to a website so they receive a tailored greeting or optimised landing page.
When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.
To enable certain functions of the Service
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service.
We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.
Third Party Cookies
Cookies Third Party Future Use
New European Union regulations mean we now have to ask explicitly for your permission to store your details in a cookie or use it for tracking purposes while you view the Thorne Rainwater Systems Ltd website.
Cookies Usage On Our Website
Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
CookieConsent thornerws.com Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year HTTP Cookie
_utma Used by Google Analytics Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit 2 years HTTP Cookie
_utmb Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website Session HTTP Cookie
_utmc Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website Session HTTP Cookie
_utmz Used by Google Analytics Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used 6 months HTTP Cookie
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session HTTP Cookie
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website Session HTTP Cookie
1P_JAR google.com Unclassified 29 days HTTP Cookie
NID google.com Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The ID is used for targeted ads 6 months HTTP Cookie
google.com Unclassified 7171 days HTTP Cookie
qos_token google.com Unclassified HTTP Cookie
What Will Happen If I Block Cookies
If you click on ‘Decline’ button link then you will remove necessary cookies that are used on our website. The website will still work and you will be able to get the information you need from the site but all design and ease of use will be lost. In order to re-establish our website to normal viewing you will need to clear your cache on the browser you are using and click on ‘Allow Cookies’.
If you do not agree to your details being stored in a cookie you must leave Thorne Rainwater Systems Ltd website immediately. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy for your details to be stored in a cookie.
If you wish to contact us about what information we hold about you, the accuracy of your information or would like to have your information completely removed then please contact Thorne Rainwater Systems Ltd at our Contact Form and state you would like to ‘unsubscribe’ to our services. Thank you.