Cookie Notice

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
Visitors to our website
When someone visits www.northeastguitar.co.uk we collect standard internet log information and anonymous details of visitor browsing patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website (www.northeastguitar.co.uk).
We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. At present, we only collect personal information when you choose to purchase from www.northeastguitar.co.uk or want to be notified of arriving products.
Use of cookies by www.northeastguitar.co.uk
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
As of the 25 May 2012, the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2009/136/EC (the Regulations) cover the use of cookies and similar technologies for storing information, and accessing information stored, on a user’s internet browsers via their computer or mobile.
The Regulations require that we must provide clear information about the cookies and obtain consent from users when the needs do not meet the EC Directive exceptions criteria. To ease the understanding of this policy, Steven James Guitar & Amp only use cookies which meet the exception criteria and that are 'strictly necessary' for the website to perform efficiently and function correctly (e.g. to identify your shopping basket).
'Strictly Necessary' cookies let you move around the website and use essential features like secure areas and shopping baskets. These cookies don't gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet. 'Performance' cookies collect information about how you use our website e.g. which pages you visit, speed up the loading of pages, and if you experience any errors. These cookies don't collect any information that could identify you – all the information collected is anonymous and is only used to help us improve how our website works.
We ONLY use cookies to...

- Remember the goods & services you ordered when you get to the checkout page
- Improve the speed of the website
- Provide statistics on how our website is used
- Identify you as being logged in to www.northeastguitar.co.uk

Cookies will NOT be used to...

- Target adverts to you on any other website
- Gather information that could be used to advertise products or services to you on other websites - Remember your preferences or username beyond your current visit
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
Cookie Purpose
Google
_utma A Google Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users and sessions.
_utmb A Google Analytics cookie. Used to determine new sessions/visits.
_utmc A Google Analytics cookie, Used to determine when a visitor leaves the site.
_utmv Used for reporting in Google Analytics classifying the visitor.
_utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the visitor reached your site.
PREF, NID This cookie is set by Google Maps when you load a map of our location.
AddThis
loc, uid/uit, psc, di/dt, atuvc/bt/ssc/ssh/sshs/xtc Allows users to share content via Social Networking websites and email
Magento
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.

Using our site indicates that you accept the use of both 'Strictly Necessary' and 'Performance' cookies. Accepting these cookies is a condition of using the website, so if you prevent them we cannot guarantee your security or how our site will perform for you.
YouTube cookies
We embed videos from brand related channels using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode (I.e. using the domain youtube-nocookie.com). This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playback of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page at https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/171780?hl=en-GB>
Facebook cookies
We currently embed a social like button into some of our pages using Facebook's social plugin. This plugin does not set any cookies when viewed on our website. Facebook may set a cookie on your computer if you choose to sign-up and visit their website in a separate window. To find out more please visit Facebook's privacy information page at http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
How to stop ALL cookies
If you do not accept cookies you will be unable to use this website to purchase online. If you do not want us to use ANY cookies at all, you will have to stop using this website and clear your history.

Most web browsers allow control of most cookies through the browser settings. 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.
If you have further questions, please contact northeastguitar@gmail.com Referer was: http://www.northeastguitar.co.uk/

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