Privacy Policy

Confidentiality and privacy of the individual are very important to Gomer Press and we are committed to complying with the UK Data Protection Acts of 1984 and 1998.

We use the information that we collect about you from this website to:

  • Process your orders

  • Administer this website

  • Monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop and improve the design and layout of the site

  • Notify you of new books, services, or special offers that may be of interest. If you do not wish to receive this information please tick the appropriate box on the account registration page.

Gomer Press will not share your information with other companies for marketing purposes.

The only company that we will transfer your details to is WorldPay, an independent third party (owned by the Royal Bank of Scotland), who will collect and process credit/debit card details using SSL encryption to ensure that our customers can pay on-line, using credit/debit cards, confident of complete security. All credit/debit card numbers are encrypted in the software when the order is placed using 128 bit encryption.

To view WorldPay's privacy policy, please click here


List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

COOKIE nameCOOKIE Description
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 sesssion 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.
__utma Used by Google Analytics to determine unique visitors to the site and it is updated with each page view.
__utmb Used by Google Analytics to to establish and continue a user session with the site.
__utmc Used by Google Analytics to previously determine session status.
__utmz Used by Google Analytics to store the type of referral used by the visitor to reach your site, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link.
__utmv Used by Google Analytics to pass the information provided via the _setVar() method, which you use to create a custom user segment.
__utmx Used by Google Analytics to ensure that a visitor has a consistent experience on thesite.