Cookie Policy

The Lowry’s Cookie Policy 

We receive and store certain details whenever you interact with us. We log your Internet Protocol (IP) address so we can receive and send information from and to you online. 

Our website uses cookies to enable online transactions (first party cookies) and to track website usage patterns and inform our digital advertising (third party cookies). We may also track receipt, opening, click-through, and purchase and unsubscribe information for the emails we send. 

This site, like many others, uses small files called cookies to help customise your experience. 'Cookies' are small text files that are stored by the browser on your computer or mobile phone. Websites are able to read and write these files, allowing them store things such as personalisation details or user preferences. 

Cookies provide a "memory" for the website, enabling it to recognise a user and respond appropriately. Each web domain can only access cookies stored by that specific web domain, meaning that only The Lowry servers can access the cookies set by the domains.
Our cookies help us: 
• Make our website work as you'd expect. 
• Save you having to login every time you visit the site. 
• Remember your settings during and between visits. 
• Improve the speed/security of the site. 
• Allow you to share pages with social networks like Twitter. 
• Personalise our site to you to help you get what you need faster. 
• Continuously improve our website for you. 
• Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do). 

We do not use cookies to: 

• Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission). 
• Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission). 
• Pass personally identifiable data to third parties. 

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below. 

Granting us permission to use cookies 

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website. 

What cookies we use 

We use a number of different types cookies on the site: 

Session Cookies 

We use a session cookie to remember your log-in details and what you’ve put in the shopping basket. These we deem strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site will not work. 

Cookies for Site Analytics and Performance Google Analytics 

We use this to understand how the site is being used in order to improve the user experience. User data is all anonymous. 

Cookies list 

We use the following cookies on our website: 

laravel_session This cookie sets a unique session key in our content management system. The value corresponds to a record on in the CMS that stores the customer's session data. 

sc.ASP.NET_SESSIONID sc.Status This cookie name is associated with the SessionCam web analytics application from ServiceTick. This domain is owned by ServiceTick. The main business activity is: Web User session recording platform, used for site analytics and user behaviour measurement 
Google Analytics_ga This is Google Analytics cooked to identify unique users across GA sessions through client ID. The client ID is stored in Google Analytics cookie. The GA cookie is set, when a person visit your website for the first time. 

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. 

Third Party Cookies 

These cookies may be set through our website by other companies. Data may be collected by these companies that enable them to serve up adverts on other sites that are relevant to your interests. 

Browsealoud __ba_allow_secure __ba_launch_audio_alert Browsealoud is a speech, reading and translation tool that visitors can use throughout the website. These cookies are used to remember Browsealoud user settings and preferences, with the exception of the _baga cookie, which is a Browsealoud specific Google Analytics cookie. 

Hotjar _hjIncludedInSample. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample, which is used to generate funnels. 

hjMinimizedPolls This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimizes when the visitor navigates through your site. 

Shopify _shopify_fs _shopify_y _y These cookies are used by our online shop platform Shopify. They track visits to the shop and provide key functionality for processing shop orders and collecting payments. 

ShareThis Cookies __stid, __uset, __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz Hubspot _hstc Google Cookies APISID, HSID, NID, PREF, rememberme, SAPISID, SID, SS, SSID, ULS Facebook Cookies c_user, presence, xs YouTube Cookies demographics, HSID, LOGIN_INFO, lwb, PREF, SID, use_hitbox, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Filmtrailer Cookies SERVERID ComScore Cookies UID, UIDR these are all cookies that help you to share our information.

Turning Cookies Off 

Cookies can be cleared from your internet browser at any time. For information on how to do this, follow these links: 

It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive.