Privacy & Cookie Policy

Privacy
We respect our customers’ privacy and understand how important it is to treat any information we gather correctly and responsibly. Any information supplied is only used to process orders and to offer a personalised shopping service. No details are ever passed on to third parties without prior consent.

Cookies
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

We only use cookies which are essential for helping us deliver a high-quality website and online shopping experience for our customers. The Village Shop does not use tracking cookies.

You are not obliged to accept cookies and may modify your browser so that it will not accept cookies. Please be aware that if you disable cookies, services on our website may not be available to you.

The following explains the cookies we use and why:

Cookie Acceptance
This cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of cookies on The Village Shop website. We are required to do so by law.

Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential to enable you to move around the website and use its features eg accessing secure areas. Without these cookies, services such as shopping baskets cannot be provided.

Performance Cookies
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the website. They do not collect information that identifies a visitor and are only used to improve how the website works.

Functionality Cookies
These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make on any web page you can customise, such as user name. They cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, to collect information about how visitors use our site, which we then use to help improve it. The cookies collect information anonymously, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. 

If you wish to opt out of Google Analytics from this, or any other website, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.