Thamesmead is committed to protecting the privacy of individuals. If you provide us with personal details about yourself, we will not pass that information to any other third party unless required to do so by law.
A “cookie” is a small text file that’s stored on your computer, tablet or phone when you visit a website. Cookies are not computer programs and they cannot spread viruses. They cannot access other information stored on your computer.
Some cookies are deleted when you close down your browser. These are known as session cookies. Others remain on your device until they expire or you delete them from your cache. These are known as persistent cookies and enable us to remember things about you as a returning visitor.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Alternatively, you can search the internet for other independent information on cookies.
We recommend that you accept cookies from our website, as you will not be able to use our online shopping service without them, and it would make it difficult for us to identify future improvements to services based on tracked visitor behaviour.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Standard Microsoft website operation||
These cookies are essential for the normal operation of the website. They enable the website to remember things from one page to the next. If you block these cookies, the website will not remember what you add to your shopping basket. These cookies are automatically deleted from your computer at the end of your web browser session or when your web browser is closed.
|Microsoft information about session cookies|
|Web browser check||check||This cookie is used to check whether essential cookies are disabled. This cookie is automatically deleted from your computer at the end of your web browser session or when your web browser is closed.|
|Consent||consent||If we have asked for your consent to store a cookie on your computer for a particular purpose, this consent cookie may be present. If you delete or block this cookie, our website might repeatedly ask for your consent each time you visit any page of our website.|
|Order budget control||budget_controlled_site||This cookie is used when a user has signed on to the website with a username and password and where orders for the customer account are controlled by budget limits. This cookie is automatically deleted from your computer at the end of your web browser session or when your web browser is closed.|
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