Use of Cookies


Updated April 27, 2022 

This Website may place and access certain Cookies on your computer. GAR Group uses Cookies to improve your experience of using the Website. GAR Group has carefully chosen these Cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times.


All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law.


Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling GAR Group to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.



Strictly necessary cookies

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.


You can find a list of Cookies that we use in the Cookies Schedule.


You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.


You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however, you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.


It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.


For more information generally on cookies, including how to disable them, please refer to aboutcookies.org. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer.

GAR Group’s websites and online services may use “cookies.” Cookies enable us to improve and personalise your experience on our sites, tell us which parts of our websites people have visited, help us measure the effectiveness of ads and web searches, and give us insights into user behaviour to improve our communications and products.


Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to placing Cookies, you are enabling GAR Group to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.


You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however, you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently, including, but not limited to, personalisation settings. It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.


Apple Devices

If you wish to disable cookies in the Safari web browser, go to Preferences, the Privacy pane, and choose to block cookies. On your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, go to Settings, then Safari, and then to the Cookies section. For other browsers, check with your provider to find out how to disable cookies. [ Apple Support ]


Google Devices

If you wish to disable cookies in the Chrome web browser, go to the dots, Settings then under "Privacy and security," click Site settings, then a selection of either, “Turn on cookies: Next to "Blocked," turn on the switch.” Or “Turn off cookies: Turn off Allow sites to save and read cookie data.”  [ Google Support ] 


Privacy pane, and choose to block cookies. On your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, go to Settings, then Safari, and then to the Cookies section. For other browsers, check with your provider to find out how to disable cookies.


All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with the current EU, UK cookie law and ICC UK Cookie guide.


We use the following categories on our websites and other online services:


Category 1 — Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to browse around our websites and use their features. Without these cookies, services such as shopping baskets and e-billing cannot be provided [we currently do not offer these services].


Category 2 — Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information about how you use our websites — for instance, which pages you go to most. This data may help optimise our websites and make them easier for you to navigate. These cookies are also used to let partners know if you came to one of our websites from partners and if your visit resulted in the use or purchase of a product or service from us, including details of the product or service purchased. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies you. All information these cookes collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.


Category 3 — Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow our websites to remember the choices you make while browsing. For example, we may store your geographic location in a cookie to show you our localised website for your area. We may also remember preferences such as text size, fonts, and other customisable site elements. They may also be used to keep track of what featured products or videos have been viewed to avoid repetition. The knowledge these cookies collect will not personally identify you, and they cannot track your browsing activity on non-GAR Group websites.