Cookies Policy

Cookies Policy

This Cookies Policy applies between you, the User of this Website and James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus, the owner and provider of this Website. James Taylor-Loftus takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This cookies policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website.

Please read this Cookies Policy carefully.

Definitions and interpretation

1. In this Cookies Policy, the following definitions are used:


2. In this Cookies Policy, unless the context requires a different interpretation:

(a) the singular includes the plural and vice versa;

(b) references to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices are to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices of this Cookies Policy;

(c) a reference to a person includes firms, companies, government entities, trusts and partnerships;

(d) “including” is understood to mean “including without limitation”;

(e) reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;

(f) the heading and sub-headings do not form part of this Cookies Policy.

Scope of this Cookies Policy

3. This Cookies Policy applies only to the actions of James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus and Users with respect to this Website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this Website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.

Functionality of the Website

4. To use all features and functions available on the website, you may be required to submit certain Data.

5. You may restrict your internet browser’s use of Cookies. For more information see the relevant clauses below.

6. This Website may place and access certain Cookies on your computer. James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus uses Cookies to improve your experience of using the Website and to improve our range of products and services. James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus has carefully chosen these Cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times. You are advised to additionally read our Privacy Policy by clicking on the following:

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

8. Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a pop-up requesting your consent (“informed consent”) to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus 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.

9. This Website may place the following Cookies:


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

11. 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.

12. It is recommended you ensure 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.


13. You may not transfer any of your rights under this Cookies Policy to any other person. We may transfer our rights under this Cookies Policy where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.

14. If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of this Cookies Policy (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this Cookies Policy will not be affected.

15. Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.

16. This Cookies Policy is governed by and interpreted according to English law. All disputes arising under this Cookies Policy are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

In summary

17. The United Kingdom Data Protection Act is designed to regulate the use of personal data by businesses and other organisations.

18. Anyone processing personal data must ensure that it is: used fairly and lawfully; not used beyond specifically stated purposes; used in a way that is adequate, relevant and not excessive; accurate and up-to-date; kept for no longer than strictly necessary; handled according to the data protection rights of individuals; kept secure and not transferred outside the European Economic Area (EEA) without adequate protection.

19. The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive)(Amendment) Regulations 2011 set out certain online marketing obligations and govern the use of Cookies (also known as the Cookie Law). Websites cannot use ‘non-essential’ Cookies unless the informed consent of the user is expressly given. In other words, users must first opt-in before such Cookies can be deployed. The Cookie banner displayed on our Website when it is visited for the first time is a prime example of an opting-in (or out) means of securing user informed consent.

20. Cookies are small text files stored on a computer’s browser by websites.

21. In general, Cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics.

22. As a rule, Cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable Cookies on this Website and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable Cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

23. Non-essential Cookies are those which are used for analytical purposes or to assist with advertising. Even Cookies which customise a website (such as providing a greeting message) are deemed to be non-essential.

24. Essential Cookies are generally those which enable an online checkout process to work properly - or if required for technical or security purposes.

25. The term "Cookie" was coined by web browser programmer Lou Montulli. It was derived from the term "Magic Cookie", which is a packet of data a program receives and sends back unchanged, used by Unix programmers. Magic cookie in turn derives from "Fortune Cookie", a Cookie with an embedded message (Source: Wikipedia).

Changes to this cookies policy

26. James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus reserves the right to change this Cookies Policy as deemed necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the Cookies Policy on your first use of the Website following the alterations.

You may contact James Taylor-Loftus trading as James Taylor-Loftus by email at

James Taylor-Loftus

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