We use cookies on this website to personalise content, provide social media features and analyse our web traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services.

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient. This is normal practice for almost all websites.

By law, we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

Cookie types

The following types of cookie are on our website:

  • Necessary – needed to run our site, e.g., cookies that allow you to log into secure areas of our website or use a shopping basket;
  • Analytical/performance – allows us to recognise and count the amount of visitors and see how they browse around our site. This helps us to improve the way our site works, e.g., making sure you can easily find what you’re looking for, and;
  • Functionality – used to recognise you when you return to our site. This lets us personalise content for you and remember your preferences.

More information about the cookies we use is below. Be aware that some analytical/performance cookies are used on our web pages by third parties, e.g., social media networks, advertising networks and external service providers.

Necessary cookies

  • wc_cart_created – a session cookie (expires after your session)
  • wc_fragments_#– a session cookie that remembers items you’ve placed in a shopping basket and ensures the basket function works properly
  • woocommerce_items_in_cart– a session cookie that records the items in your shopping basket
  • wp_woocommerce_session_#– contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the basket data for each customer. Expires after one day.
  • cookieconsent – stores your cookie consent status. Expires after one year.

Analytical/performance cookies

  • ga – Google Analytics cookie used to generate stats on how each visitor uses the website. Expires after two years.
  • _gat –Google Analytics session cookie (expires after your session) used to regulate network traffc and minimise bandwidth congestion
  • _gid– Google Analytics session cookie used to generate stats on how each visitor uses the website
  • _pinterest_sess– session cookie (expires after your session) which collects anonymous data about a user’s visit to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the site and which pages have been loaded in order to personalise and improve the Pinterest service.
  • _twitter_sess– session cookie which collects anonymous data about a user’s visit to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the site and which pages have been loaded in order to personalise and improve the Twitter service. Expires after one year.

Functionality cookies

  • Yith_wcwl_products– enables us to keep a record of the products that each customer saves to a wishlist so they can view their wishlist when they return to the site. Expires after 29 days.

Accepting or blocking cookies

You can block some or all cookies through the settings in your web browser. Take a look at About Cookies for advice on how to do this. This is an external website and we’re not responsible for its content. In fact, our cookie policy doesn’t cover any external web links on this site that link to other websites.

Remember, if you do block all cookies, including necessary cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. For more information on cookies for the most widely used browsers, click on the relevant browser name below:

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We might make some changes to this cookie policy now and again. So, it’s best if you check this policy from time-to-time. If you have any questions, get in touch on 01962 884081 or email us at hello@walterandflorence.com. You can also write to us at:

Walter & Florence Limited, PO Box 746, Winchester Hampshire SO23 3QG

Our privacy policy

As well as a cookie policy, we have a privacy policy. We take your privacy very seriously and our policy makes sure we protect and respect it. Our privacy policy is in line with new data protection laws and explains in detail how we use your personal information.

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