Cookie Policy

This policy explains the use of cookies on The document was last updated on 12th September 2019. You can manage your cookies settings here.

Use of cookies by Cornish Gems

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer 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. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Preference CookieControl This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
Cornish Gems Session Cookie SS_SESSION This cookie is used to maintain your transaction with Cornish Gems and allow your search criteria, reservation data and login details to persist over consecutive page requests without having to transfer your information across the internet. This cookie expires at the end of your session - when you close your browser or within 30 minutes of leaving the Cornish Gems website.
Cloudfare Cookie __cfduid Some of the media on may be served from Cloudflare (via and Cloudfare uses this cookie to anonymously identify an individual user and allow it to maximize network resources, manage traffic, and protect Customers’ sites from malicious traffic. Information regarding this cookie is on the Cloudfare website here
Front Live Chat fcaid
These cookies are set by our live chat platform FrontApp Inc. and allow it to function correctly. Information on Front's GDPR compliance can be viewed on this page. These cookies are all removed at the end of the session.
Universal Analytics (Google) _ga
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
Facebook Pixel Cookie _fbp This cookie will help deliver our advertising to people who have already visited our website when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook Advertising.
Google Advertising Cookies SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, ANID, SID, NID, 1P_JAR, CONSENT, DV, UULE These cookies are set by Google. This group sets a unique ID to remember your preferences and other information such as website statistics and track conversion rates. They have varying expiry dates. Google’s policies can be viewed at

How do I change my cookie settings?

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking here (or the Manage Cookies link in the footer menu at the bottom of every page). You can then adjust the available sliders to ‘On’ or ‘Off’, then clicking ‘Save and close’. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

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