What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. It enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website, but does not identify personal information. Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information like how many people use the website, if you are a new visitor to the site and what pages they tend to visit. Cookies can also enhance your online experience by remembering passwords etc.
Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share with us.
How do I turn off cookies:
Most browsers will allow you to control whether or not they accept cookies. Instructions for configuring cookie settings in some of the most popular browsers are available from these pages:
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Detailed step by step guidance on how to control and delete cookies is also available from www.aboutcookies.org.