What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive which enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website.

Cookies allow websites and other applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information like how many people use the website and what other pages that have been visited.

How we use cookies

We may use cookies to:

  • Analyse our web traffic using an analytics package. This information helps us to improve the website structure, design and content.
  • Test content on our website. To ensure the information that we intend to be displayed is the same as our other website used
  • To recognise when you return to our website.  So that we can display relevant information to you, and understand those users who have visited our site on more than one occasion.

Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share with us.

Controlling cookies

You can use your web browser’s cookie settings to determine how our website uses cookies. If you do not want our website to store cookies on your computer or device, you may set your web browser to refuse cookies.

Please note, however, that doing this may affect how our website functions. Some pages and services may become unavailable to you.

Unless you have changed your browser to refuse cookies, our website will issue cookies when you visit it.


Should you have any questions arising regarding any of the above, please forward your questions to Pentangle Design Ltd at pdg@pentangledesign.co.uk  .