What Are Cookies and Why Do We Use Them?

A Cookie is:

A very small text file placed on your hard drive by us. It is essentially your identification card, and cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses.

Why do we use them?:

It helps us identify you when you return to our site, so saving you time. We use it to personalise our greeting to you and during a shopping session with you to keep track of your progress through our site.

Can I turn cookies off?

The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of some of Contactlenses.co.uk`s most innovative and useful features and we recommend that you leave them turned on.

If you do leave cookies turned on, be sure to Log Off when you finish using a shared computer.