What are cookies?
Most websites collect basic information on their users to provide a better experience. The site will create small text files known as cookies on its users’ computers. Cookies allow the website to recognise returning visitors and recall their preferences. Cookies can have other purposes: sometimes data they collect can detect your browsing patterns and approximate geographical location to improve user experience.
Under recent changes in the law, anonymous information collected by cookies is now classed as personal data. You have the right to be told about what cookies we use and what we do with the information. Yo ualso have the right to request that we do not collect or store data on your use of our site by using cookies.
How do I control my cookies?
Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can alter the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent them being accepted automatically if you prefer. Sometimes aspects of some sites may not work if you have cookies disabled in your browser. Check the following links for more browser-specific help on managing cookies: