Use of cookies by Clarks Cycle Systems Limited

Cookies are software applications which are placed onto the hard drive of your computer by websites. The aim of a cookie is to track a user's navigation in the website and store the information on the user's hard drive. They do not identify users personally but they do identify each user's computer. 
We may offer cookies to you to improve this website and to deliver a more personalised service. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

We use the following cookies: 

• Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of this website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of this website or use a shopping basket.
• Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around this website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way this website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. 

• Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to this website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). 

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the information below. 

We use and control the following strictly necessary/functionality cookie on this website.  

Cookie : PHP SESSID 
Name : Shop Cookie
Purpose :
This cookie is essential for this website, without it you would not be able to make a purchase on this website. It performs the following functions: - 
recognises you so that this website can display a welcome message and provides security when you are logged on to this website;
stores your user profile information so that you can log in automatically and so that we can detect when you are returning to this website, associating you with your existing account;
allows you to store items in your shopping basket as you navigate around this website. Your shopping basket wouldn't work without it;
allows our web servers to respond to your actions on this website such as "Add to basket".

We also allow the following third party analytical/performance cookies to operate on this website on our behalf. Please note although we allow these cookies to access this website we do not control what these cookies do while operating on this website on our behalf. 

Cookie : analytics.js 
Name : Google Analytics
Purpose :This cookie uses an anonymous identifier to distinguish users of this website.  It allows us to estimate our audience size and usage pattern.

Cookie : ga.js
Name : Google Analytics
Purpose : 
This cookie uses an anonymous identifier to distinguish users of this website. It allows us to estimate our audience size and usage pattern This cookie performs the following functions:
distinguishes unique users of this website; 
remembers the number and time of your previous visits to this website;
identifies and remembers how you found this website;  
determines the start and end of your session; 
identifies and remembers anonymous information about your session on this website.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of this website and your shopping experience on this website will be limited to browsing and researching; you will not, for example, be able to add products to your shopping basket and buy them.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 years.