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If you do not consent to the use of cookies, contact us at admin@thomasclipper.com and we'll provide you with advice on how to reject cookies via your browser. Please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website (or other websites online).

For more information about cookies and the type of cookies our website uses, see the frequently asked questions we have prepared below.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file which is generated by a website and stored in a folder on your computer. The cookie stored is unique to your computer.

Why are cookies needed?

Cookies are needed to make websites work better. For example when you add an item to your shopping cart on the Amazon website the contents of the shopping cart are stored in the cookie. Another example would be when you log into a webmail service such as Hotmail or Gmail a cookie is generated that confirms you are logged in. When you log off the cookie is deleted. This means if someone goes back to your webmail address they will not be able to read your emails.

What cookies does Thomas Clipper use?

Thomas Clipper uses cookies to record visits to the website. This helps us to identify which parts of the website are popular and which are less so, making our site better to use, and where our customers are coming from, making our communications with you simpler. 

Why do Thomas Clipper need to know about my computer?

Early web traffic analytics used the IP address of a visitor a website however this did not allow for tracking individual visitors where the IP address was the same, for example, computers on a corporate network.
The information generated by our cookies will be used to evaluate the use of this website. Facebook and Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on their behalf.

Our cookies DO

  • Identify a computer to a website
  • Store information generated by a website

Our Cookies DO NOT

  • Identify a computer’s owner to a website
  • Gather information from a computer

I still don’t want cookies – what can I do?

All major browsers have options that will restrict the use of cookies. However, in many cases this will limit the features you can use on a website. Email us at admin@thomasclipper.com for more.