What are cookies?
Cookies are small bits of information that a website stores on your computer. They are usually there to make your browsing experience more enjoyable or to gather information about the website user’s behaviour. There are two types of Cookie:
Session Cookies – These cookie files are erased when you close your browser. This cookie stores your browsing information and will be active until you leave a site and close your browser.
Persistent Cookies – These files stay in one of a browser’s subfolder until they are deleted manually or your browser deletes them based on the duration period contained within the persistent cookie’s file. You can set your browser to automatically remove these cookies on login off.
For more information about cookies please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies are an important part of the internet. They make using our website much smoother and affect lots of the useful features of the website.
What Cookies are used?
Enabling you to share stories and page content via social media components, like Facebook and Twitter.
We like to anonymously keep track of user behaviour to help us keep our site content relevant and up to date. It’s also useful to identify trends of how people navigate through our site.
If you don’t want these cookies to be used when visiting our site, you can remove them by following these simple steps:
- Click Tools & select Internet Options.
- Click the Privacy tab, and select Advanced.
- Click Override automatic cookie handling. Specify how you want to handle cookies from first-party Web sites and third-party Web sites’
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