Last Updated: 24th October 2018
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on the web browser on your computer. It usually contains the name of the website where the cookie has come from, the 'lifetime' of the cookie or how long it will exist on your device, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.
A Look At Cookies
This short video will show you how cookies work:
If you'd like to know more about cookies please visit www.aboutcookies.org (opens in a new window - please note that we cannot be responsible for the content on external websites).
The kind of information these cookies provide includes, for instance, the number of visitors to the site, which pages are looked at and for how long, where visitors have come from.
How To Manage Cookies
All browser technologies enable you to manage the cookies in the cookie folder of your browser. There are a couple of approaches you can take:
- Either delete cookies from your cookie folder once you have finished your visit at our site.
- Set your preferences for using cookies before you begin using our website.
You can find further information about how to manage your browser and cookies from your particular browser manufacturer. These are the most popular:
If you use another browser not listed here, go to that company's website and find their 'how-to' on browser settings.