Cookie notice

Thomas James England is a privately owned, independent business. We gather and process your personal information in accordance with this privacy notice and in compliance with the relevant data protection regulation and law (GDPR May 2018). This policy provides you with the necessary information regarding your rights and obligations, and explains how, why, and when we collect and process your personal data.

This cookie notice was last updated on 5th December 2022.

About this cookie notice

This cookie notice explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this notice to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our privacy notice.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the cookie declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our privacy notice.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyse what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use?

The below list details the cookies used in our website.

Cookie Type Duration Description
_ga third-party 2 years This cookie is installed by Google Analytics, used to distinguish users.
_gat_gtag_UA_* third-party 1 minute This cookie is installed by Google Analytics, used to distinguish users.
_gid third-party 1 day This cookie is installed by Google Analytics, used to distinguish users.
 _gat_UA-* third-party Session This cookie is installed by Google Analytics, used to provide technical monitoring (such as pageviews).

How can I control the cookie preferences?

You can manage your cookies preferences by clicking on the “settings” button and enabling or disabling the cookie categories on the popup according to your preferences.

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “cookie notice” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit

Changes to our cookie notice

We keep our cookie policy under regular review and will place any updates on our website for you to see.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy notice or the information we hold about you:

Get in touch via email:

Or write to us at:

239 Bury and Rochdale Old Road, Birtle, OL10 4BQ