Security is secure

We realise how important it is to securely store any information that you provide. maintains the highest levels of security. Our site uses high-level SSL encryption technology, the most advanced security software currently available for online transactions. You can therefore rest assured that we take the privacy and security of your payment and personal details very seriously.

You can tell whether a page is in a secure encrypted environment as 'https' will replace the 'http' at the front of the in your browser address window and/or when you see the locked padlock symbol alongside the URL.

So when buying through our site, you can be sure that you are completely protected.

You will see below and on the right that we use a Thawte Secure Server (Thawte is part of the Verisign family) to encrypt all online transactions and keep your personal details safe and secure, you can check its validity by clicking on the symbol on the right or the one below - you will see that the date is todays date for extra security (in the format year-month-day).


If you would like to confirm that Thawte is part of Verisign, click here.

Nobody at has access to your card numbers, not even our managing director.

To process card payments online we use Paypal as they are probably the most well known and trusted payment service provider in the world.

 To give you even more confidence in shopping online with, we have introduced Verified by Visa and Mastercard® SecureCode™. These services enhance your existing card account against unauthorised use when you shop with us.

To use this service, you must first register with the bank or other organisation that issued your card.

To find out more about these services:

Visit the Verified by Visa website and the Mastercard® SecureCode™ website 

Once you've registered and created your own private password with your card issuer, you'll be prompted automatically at online checkouts to provide this password each time you make a purchase - it's very similar to using chip and pin when you're in a shop.

Please note: does not have access to your Verified by Visa or Mastercard SecureCode™ password.