What is a cookie?
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 so they can tailor the site to your personal preferences.
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Essential for a website to function properly. Used for a variety of purposes. Such as remembering what a user has put in their shopping basket on eCommerce sites. They could also be used for security and login purposes.
These session cookies expire and are deleted after a browser session so would not be stored longer term. For this reason session cookies may sometimes be considered less privacy intrusive than persistent cookies.
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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.
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This website does not use behavioural advertising cookies or third party cookies.
How can I control cookies?
Please also be aware that we make every effort to respect your choices, however, there is the possibility that not all cookies will be captured. If this is a concern then we would recommend that you change your cookie settings via your browser; your browser help function will tell you how.
Cookies settings and Browsers
Step 1: Tools >> Internet Options >> Privacy
Step 2: Tools >> Internet Options >> Privacy >> Advanced
Step 1: Tools >> Preferences >> Privacy