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Cookie Policy - This site uses cookies

Your current cookie status:

Only essential cookies from TartyBikes are currently saved onto your device

You must have cookies enabled in order to use the TartyBikes website. For further information on how to enable cookies on your system, please click here.

Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and provide a way to keep track of how you are interacting with websites from your web browser. In many cases cookies are essential in order for a site to function correctly.

Cookies can be used in a wide variety of ways by different websites and as of May 26th 2012 it has now become a legal requirement within the EU to inform users how cookies are being used on individual websites.

Below is an overview of how TartyBikes uses cookies and the information that is stored on your system:

Essential Cookies

These are cookies that the TartyBikes website requires in order to function correctly:

Cookie NamePurpose
PHPSESSID The TartyBikes website stores a cookie containing a Session ID on your computer while you are using the website. This unique Session ID is sent to the TartyBikes server as you navigate around the website, providing a way to identify your information that is being stored on the TartyBikes server, such as the items currently in your basket, the progress of your order or whether or not you are logged into your account. If you disable cookies completely for TartyBikes via your browser, you may find that the website does not function as expected.
eu_accept2 Provides a way of letting the TartyBikes website know if you have continued to use the TartyBikes website and are therefore happy to accept cookies from this site.
shipping_information A cookie stored for non-UK customers to indicate whether the worldwide shipping notification has been shown the first time you visit the TartyBikes website

Customisation Cookies

These cookies allow you to customise certain aspects of the TartyBikes website to help enhance your user experience. Each of the following settings can be turned on or off using the options below and clicking the Save Settings button at the bottom of the page. Please note that if you turn off a particular setting then the feature will still be available, but will not save your setting within a cookie. This means that the site may revert back to the default setting regardless of the selection that you make or that your preferences will not be remembered the next time you visit the website.

Cookie NamePurpose 
search_grid Specifies how to display the product search results (either in a list or a grid view).
viewed_product_ids[1..10] Keeps track of the last 10 viewed products which are then displayed under the Recently Viewed section of the products page. One cookie is created for each product viewed, with a maximum of 10 view_product_ids cookies being stored at any one time.
background_id The TartyBikes site allows you to select a custom background. The cookie simply saves an ID to let the site know which background to display.

Third-Party Cookies

TartyBikes includes embedded YouTube and Vimeo videos as well as share buttons provided by Google, Facebook and Twitter. As a result of embedding such services within the site, it is possible for any of the above third-party companies to copy cookies onto your system through accessing the TartyBikes website. TartyBikes has no direct control over third-party cookies or the information stored within them. Below is a list of the cookies identified on the last cookie audit carried out by TartyBikes on 16/11/2021. Please note however that the names, quantity and content of third-party cookies is subject to change without notice. If you wish you can opt to disable individual third-party services embedded services when visiting the TartyBikes website by changing the options below and clicking the Save Settings button at the bottom of the page.

Cookie NamePurpose 
Cookies provided by Google+ that potentially gather usage information
Cookies provided by Facebook that potentially gather usage information
Cookies provided by Twitter that potentially gather usage information
Cookies provided by YouTube that potentially gather usage information
Cookies provided by Vimeo that potentially gather usage information

Google Analytics

This site has been integrated with Google Analytics in order to monitor the way in which the TartyBikes website is used and to help improve our overall customer experience. Below is an overview of the cookies that are used by Google Analytics. More detailed information regarding these cookies can be found at https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies#cookiesSet.

Cookie NamePurpose 
analytics Indictates that Google Analytics has been enabled
This cookie is used by Google to keep track of your session as you visit the site. This allows Google to determine information such as the pages you have visited and the links you have clicked while browsing the site.
__utma Allows Google analytics to determine which web browser you are using to view the website (i.e. Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, etc).
__utmz Lets Google know how you reached the TartyBikes website. Whether that be via a search engine result, a direct link from another site, or an ad that links to the site.
__utmv This cookie is used by Google Analytics to track and report custom information that is specified by TartyBikes. This may include demographical information such as age range or product preferences.
__utmx This cookie is used by the Google Website Optimizer (GWO). This is a tool that helps us establish the most effective design of our website.

Although you are able to change cookie settings for certain aspects of the TartyBikes website via this page, you can opt to disable or enable all cookies for this and other websites via the settings in your web browser. This process varies across browsers, but please find below links to how to change your browser settings for some of the more popular web browsers currently available:


Please note: Disabling all cookies via your browser for the TartyBikes website may result in the website not functioning correctly. We highly recommend enabling cookies for TartyBikes within your web browser and then manually turning off any options via this page. The information on this page was last reviewed on 16/11/2021. If you believe that any of the information above is inaccurate or incomplete, or you require any further information regarding our cookie policy, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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  • Tel. (UK). 01772 32 33 33
  • Tel. (Intl). 0044 1772 32 33 33

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