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Pinot Blanc B Domaine Boxler 2016

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£24
Bottle

£288
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-AL14221
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Blanc

‘Moulin Blanc' Blanc de Noirs, Jérémie Mourat, Vin de France 2018

A quirky yet exquisite pure dry French white made from pinot noir grapes vinified like a white wine, presenting delicate red and white currant fruit and lovely freshness, young Jérémie Mourat loves to experiment and has More >

£11.50
Bottle

£69
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-LO15061
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (3) >

Adega de Pegões Colheita Seleccionada, Península de Setúbal 2018

Brilliantly consistent, popular Portuguese white. A part barrel-fermented, food-friendly blend, its creamy yet fresh palate is lifted by citrus notes and aromas of white flowers and sweet apricot fruit. Do give it a go! More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7621
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (1) >

Adega de Redondo Real Lavrador, Alentejano 2018

A medium-bodied blend of local grape varieties from the warm south of Portugal, this is a versatile brambly red to complement simple, everyday dishes. More >

£5.95
Bottle

£71
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7751
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (7) >

Almeida Garrett Entre Serras, Beira Interior 2016

Beira Interior lies to the east of Portugal, towards the border with Spain. This is a true mountain wine, the altitude of the vineyards bringing a slightly cooler profile to this brambly blend of local grapes. More >

£6.50
Bottle

£78
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7361
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (3) >

Alpha Zeta Rosato Veronese 2018

Charming, light fruity Italian pink with the cherry aroma of corvina, the Valpolicella grape. More >

£6.50
Bottle

£39
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26651
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Corvina
Reviews (2) >

Amarone della Valpolicella Corte Giara, Allegrini 2016

Ripe, rich and fruity Amarone in an excellent Italian vintage with luxurious velvety flavour. This is made from fine healthy grapes, which are vinified after a drying period that concentrates their flavour and sweetness. More >

£26
Bottle

£156
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27201
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Very Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
15.0%
Dominant Grape
Corvina
Reviews (4) >

Anjou, Domaine Cady 2018

Pristine Loire chenin blanc from a ripe and generous vintage, this is packed with creamy stone-fruit flavours and balanced by a bright yet delicate aroma and refreshing finish. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-LO14911
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chenin Blanc
Reviews (2) >

Bardolino Le Fraghe 2018

Matilde Poggi makes the best Bardolino we know; fragrant and refreshing, it dances on the palate. Her vines close to Lake Garda are all certified organic. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£69
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27351
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Corvina
Reviews (4) >

Barolo Arborina, Nadia Curto 2014

Nadia Curto has produced a finely aromatic, supple and full-flavoured Barolo from this south-facing slope in La Morra, cultivating without the use of chemicals and bottling her wine unfiltered. Full and rounded on the More >

£27
Bottle

£324
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26101
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Nebbiolo

Beatnik Pale Ale, Gipsy Hill Brewing Co, London (3.8%, 330ml)

Light, crisp and fresh pale ale which is an excellent thirst-quencher on its own but also pairs very well with fish dishes. More >

£2.50
Can

£60
Case of 24
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-BE1651
Alcohol Level
3.8%

Bergerac Blanc La Cuvée des Conti, Château Tour des Gendres 2017

Made from 50% semillon, 40% sauvignon and a little muscadelle, this is a full-flavoured French dry white that's pale gold in colour with citrus and peach on the palate and very good length. A must with trout or salmon. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC36371
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc Semillon
Reviews (5) >

Blackbook Winery, The Mixup 2018

A real curiosity, made by an American winemaker in London! This 50:50 blend of bacchus and ortega, partially oak fermented, partially on skins, has aromas bursting with notes of curry spice, herb, lardo and green grass More >

£18
Bottle

£216
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-EN1411
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
10.5%
Dominant Grape
Bacchus
Reviews (1) >

Bogle Vineyard Californian Chardonnay 2018

A Golden State tradition with a modern lick of freshness, this is a delight for those of us who love the shameless richness of old-school California chardonnay. Half is aged in new American oak for those mellow vanilla More >

£12.95
Bottle

£155
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-US8621
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (5) >

Bricco Rosso Suagnà Langhe Rosso 2013

A clever mix of 60% Dogliani dolcetto with 40% nebbiolo, combining the fruit of the former with the class of the latter. This is a great-value Piedmontese red that's proved a hit with our members. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26671
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Dolcetto
Reviews (4) >

Brindisi Rosato Vigna Flaminio, Vallone 2018

This Italian pink's healthy cherry-coloured hue shows it has been made with sun-ripened fruit. The full dry flavour is a great match for ripe tomato salads and grilled seafood and many Mediterranean dishes. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27221
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro
Reviews (3) >

Cabardès, Château de Pennautier 2016

Deeply coloured, fruity, fresh-tasting and medium-bodied red from the south of France. Cabardès is just outside Carcassonne and is unusual in allowing both Bordeaux and Rhône varieties in the mix. There is some of the More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC36361
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (1) >

Cabidos Vin Doux, Cuvée Saint Clément, Petit Manseng 2015 50cl

A gorgeous southern French nectar from late-picked petit manseng grapes in a lost world amidst rolling countryside near the Pyrenees. Sweet yet balanced by tingling freshness, and with the added weight of the excellent More >

£10.95
Bottle

£65.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC36141
Product Type
White Wine
Style
7 (of 9): Dessert sweetness
Alcohol Level
11.5%
Dominant Grape
Manseng
Reviews (1) >

Cairanne, Pierre Amadieu 2015

The Amadieu family have vines above the village itself and they make a full-bodied red that is very approachable in its youth. Soft and fruity with a touch of spice on the finish. More >

£11.95
Bottle

£71.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH47011
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Reviews (8) >

Camel Valley Bacchus Cornwall 2018

Winner of a Gold medal at the 2019 Decanter World Wine Awards and beautifully ripe in this brilliant English vintage. With aromas of lime, peach and pear and a hint of the textbook elderflower flavour of the bacchus More >

£13.95
Bottle

£83.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-EN1341
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Bacchus

Capçanes Mas Collet, Montsant 2017

A complex, spicy Spanish red from near equal parts garnacha, carignan, cabernet and tempranillo. Medium-bodied with hints of cherries, wild herbs and soft, smooth texture. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-SP14951
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah

Carignan Gris Les Perles de Jones, Domaine Jones, Vin de France 2017

Carignan gris is extremely rare yet is perfectly adapted to the hot, arid conditions of the Corbières hills. Dry, herby and full of character with length of flavour. Just needs a few shellfish, maybe some mussels or More >

£17
Bottle

£102
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC35411
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Carignan
Reviews (8) >

Carlos Lucas Ribeiro Santo, Dão 2017

With charming notes of wild cherry and herbs, a ripe palate and a touch of oak flavour, this is an easy-drinking Dão red from central Portugal, with a clean fresh finish. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
QVG-PW7451
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%

Carlos Lucas Ribeiro Santo, Dão 2018

2018 marks a return to an unoaked style, showcasing the bright fruit flavours of the region, with that typical twist of herbs on the palate. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7871
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%

Cassis, Clos Val Bruyère, Château Barbanau 2016

NEW Provence's most exciting whites are made above the Mediterranean, amidst the towering limestone, at Calanques. This bone-dry, characterful, savoury white proves this with aplomb, and is perfect with all manner of More >

£13.50
Bottle

£162
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC34761
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Clairette
Reviews (6) >

Castel Serranova, Salento, Vallone 2015

Rich, fruity red from one of the loveliest southern Italian estates. It is made from late-harvested sweet-tasting negroamaro, blended with the local sususumaniello grape, a magically good blend. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£69
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26561
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro
Reviews (11) >

Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo, Contesa 2018

Think of this cherry-pink charmer not as the last rosé of summer but the first of autumn and relish its generous aroma of ripe red fruits with cold cuts, game or mushroom pâté or baby squashes, peppers and late tomatoes More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27291
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Montepulciano
Reviews (2) >

Champagne Alfred Gratien Blanc de Blancs 2012

A fantastic wine from a fantastic year, this blanc de blancs Champagne shows stunning elegance of youthful green apple, lemon pith and brioche notes now, and will develop a deep flinty richness with time. More >

£39
Bottle

£234
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH3941
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (3) >

Champagne Alfred Gratien Brut 2006

The 2006 is made from 63% chardonnay, 24% pinot meunier and 13% pinot noir, and is the first vintage that chef de cave Nicolas Jaeger blended without his father, who had overseen the harvest. A wonderful vintage and a More >

£42
Bottle

£252
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH3981
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir Meunier Chardonnay
Reviews (14) >

Champagne Boizel Brut Réserve NV

The perfect celebration Champagne: generous and fruity, while maintaining an effortless lightness of touch, this pinot noir-dominant blend has an irresistible touch of brioche on the palate, rounding out the flavour More >

£35
Bottle

£132
Case of 6
Save £78
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH461
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir Meunier Chardonnay
Reviews (3) >

Champagne Boizel Rosé Brut NV

Boizel's rosé is special: all delicacy and lightness of touch. The secret to this delicious fizz is the addition of red wine from ripe pinot noir grapes to the final blend. A lovely fizz that will complement anything More >

£42
Bottle

£210
Case of 6
Save £42
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH1891
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (21) >

Champagne Charles Heidsieck Brut Réserve NV

Profound, sophisticated and harmonious, this is one of the most-awarded non-vintage Champagnes in tasting competitions… and deservedly so! Made with painstaking attention to detail, including a high percentage of More >

£45
Bottle

£198
Case of 6
Save £72
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH2871
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir Meunier Chardonnay

Champagne Henriot Blanc de Blancs Brut NV

Henriot specialise in blanc de blancs. This is soft, round and intense with the elegance and class of chardonnay from Champagne's finest vineyards. More >

£39.50
Bottle

£197
Case of 6
Save £40
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH3511
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (1) >

Champagne Henriot Brut Souverain NV

A chardonnay-predominant classic blend that has had three years' ageing on lees. A charming Champagne with honeysuckle and brioche notes, and a surprisingly long finish. More >

£36
Bottle

£180
Case of 6
Save £36
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH3581
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir Meunier Chardonnay
Reviews (3) >

Champagne Jean de Foigny Brut Premier Cru NV

A super premier cru Champagne at a party-friendly price! This has a lovely lemony, toasty nose, a fine mousse and green-apple and flint notes on the palate. A delightful glass of bubbles. More >

£22
Bottle

£110
Case of 6
Save £22
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH3761
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (13) >

Champagne Jules Camuset Brut NV

Benefiting from the expertise of the great Boizel house, this delicious blend of 55% pinot meunier, 30% pinot noir and 15% chardonnay is a perennial hit with members and the perfect fizz for all kinds of celebrations. More >

£23.50
Bottle

£117.50
Case of 6
Save £23.50
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH771
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir Meunier Chardonnay
Reviews (1) >

Champagne Lilbert Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs Brut NV

A classic grower Champagne that has great character and expression of terroir. This blanc de blancs is a super aperitif-style fizz - beautifully poised on the palate, with green apple, preserved lemon and mineral notes. More >

£31
Bottle

£186
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH3841
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (4) >

Champagne Lilbert Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs Perlé NV

Champagne is, of course, a sparkling wine, and those all-important bubbles are all to do with the amount of sugar added to the juice – the more the sugar the bigger the bubbles. The tradition in Cramant is to make less More >

£39.50
Bottle

£237
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CH2951
Product Type
Champagne
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay

Château de Blissa, Côtes de Bourg 2014

Owner and hands-on winemaker Stéphane Destrade has made a fresh, vibrant wine in 2014 with good structure and concentration. Merlot is the main variety, but 20% of malbec adds spice and depth. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5121
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot

Château de la Grave ‘Caractère', Côtes de Bourg 2014

This excellent property makes one of our members' favourite clarets. Typically Bourg in character, with a certain food-friendly 'grip', the 2014 has lovely purity of fruit and fine, grainy tannins. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
Out of stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5151
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (10) >

Château de la Grave ‘Caractère', Côtes de Bourg 2015

This excellent property makes one of our members' favourite clarets. The wine has perfume and poise with lovely purity of fruit. A notable success from the excellent 2015 vintage. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5391
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot

Château de la Grave ‘Caractère', Côtes de Bourg 2016

This excellent Bordeaux property makes one of our members' favourite clarets. The 2016 is ripe and concentrated, with lovely purity of fruit. Another fine vintage from the Bassereau family. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5641
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (5) >

Château de Lacarelle, Beaujolais-Villages 2018

This beautiful château can trace its history back to 1750, and makes a ripe, juicy and fresh wine full of uncomplicated charm. It’s a lovely example of the open, inviting Beaujolais style, and is perfect for summer More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-BJ7921
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Gamay
Reviews (6) >

Château d'Emeringes, Beaujolais-Villages Vieilles Vignes 2018

This château is a magnificent edifice, now sadly in disrepair, high up in the northern hills near Juliénas. The cool spot makes an intense, deeply coloured, refreshing style of Beaujolais that can outshine many a cru. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-BJ7981
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Gamay

Château du Courlat Cuvée Jean Baptiste, Lussac Saint-Emilion 2011

This is a little-known gem for wine drinkers who like fine, well-built claret at a reasonable price, and which ages extremely well. It is the cream of the crop of du Courlat which is owned, like Clos du Clocher, by the More >

£14.95
Bottle

£179
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CS10171
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (1) >

Château Haut-Bardin, Bordeaux 2016

With plenty of sweet, ripe fruit, this merlot-dominant Bordeaux red is soft, rounded and spot-hitting. A very attractive blend of 70% merlot and 30% cabernet sauvignon.. More >

£7.50
Bottle

£90
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5341
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (2) >

Château La Grave de Bertin Réserve, Bordeaux 2016

Well-balanced, merlot-based claret from the Furt family property between Bordeaux and Saint-Emilion. Supple and satisfying. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5421
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (2) >

Chateau Musar 2012

The Hochar family has turned out an exceptional 2012 vintage of their flagship wine. Deep in colour, intensely smoky and spicy with black fruit, full body and a finish that lasts and lasts. Unmistakably Musar in style More >

£26
Bottle

£156
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-LE1051
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%

Chateau Ste Michelle Columbia Valley Riesling 2018

Washington riesling is gaining traction and with this intense lime-and-lemon-scented, peachy, full and off-dry example it's easy to see why. A versatile option for food (try it with aromatic Thai or Chinese noodle More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-US8611
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Riesling
Reviews (2) >

Château Thieuley Blanc, Bordeaux 2017

A Society favourite. Francis Courselle was a pioneer of white-wine production in Bordeaux; his daughters have embraced his philosophy and taken it to even greater heights. This refined and aromatic blend of semillon, More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-BW6211
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc Semillon
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4.4.3. How does The Wine Society use cookies?

The Wine Society does not accept advertising from third parties and therefore, as a rule, does not serve third-party cookies. Exceptions to this include performance/analytical cookies (see below), used anonymously to improve the way our website works, the provision of personalised recommendations, and occasions when we may team up with suppliers to offer special discounts on goods or services.

The Society uses technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site.

4.4.4. What type of cookies does The Wine Society use?

We use the following three types of cookies:

4.4.4.1. Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are required for the operation of our website, enabling you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services like shopping baskets or e-billing cannot be provided. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Authentication Cookie and Anonymous Cookie
    These cookies remember that you are logged in to your account – without them, the website would repeatedly request your login details with each new page you visit during your time on our website. They are removed once your session has ended.
  • Session Cookie
    These cookies are used to remember who you are as you use our site: without them, the website would be unable to tell the difference between you and another Wine Society member and facilities such as your basket and the checkout process would therefore not be able to function. They too are removed once your session has ended.

4.4.4.2. Functionality & Targeting/Tracking Cookies
These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website and to provide enhanced features. This allows us to personalise our content for you. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Unique User Cookie
    This cookie is used to:
    • store your share number in order to identify that you have visited the website before. Without this cookie, we would be unable to tell whether you are a member or not.
    • record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We use this information to make our website, the content displayed on it and direct marketing communications we may send to you or contact you about more relevant to your interests.
    • This cookie expires after 13 months.
  • Peerius Cookies
    These third-party cookies are used to provide you with personalised recommendations based on your purchase and browsing history. They expire within 4 hours of your visit.

4.4.4.3. Performance/analytical cookies
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information which identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Google Analytics Cookies
    These are third-party cookies to enable Google Analytics to monitor website traffic. All information is recorded anonymously. Using Google Analytics allows The Society to better understand how members use our site and monitor website traffic.

4.4.4.4. Authentication Cookie
In order for us to ensure that your data remains secure it is necessary for us to verify that your session is authentic (i.e. it has not been compromised by a malicious user). We do this by storing an otherwise meaningless unique ID in a cookie for the duration of your visit. No personal information can be gained from this cookie.

4.4.5. How do you turn cookies off?

All modern browsers allow you to modify your cookie settings so that all cookies, or those types which are not acceptable to you, are blocked. However, please note that this may affect the successful functioning of the site, particularly if you block all cookies, including essential cookies. For example, In Internet Explorer, go to the Tools Menu, then go to Internet Options, then go to Privacy. Here you can change the rules your browser uses to accept cookies. You can find out more in the public sources mentioned below.

4.4.6. Learn more about cookies

4.4.7. Changes to our cookie policy

Any changes we may make to our cookie policy in the future will be posted on the website and, where appropriate, notified to you by email. Please check back frequently to see any updates and changes to our cookie policy.

 

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