What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file which is placed on your computer's hard drive when you visit a website. They are used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the site owners, such as which pages you find useful or not. A web browser normally deletes session cookies when it quits. A cookie does not give us or anyone else access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share. Cookies are used on this site to maintain functionality as you move between pages.
We use browser session cookies
This cookie is automatically set when you land on the website. It enables functionality between pages and is essential for parts of the site to operate.
It is held temporarily and is deleted when you close your web browser. It does not contain personally identifiable information and is anonymous.
Manage your cookies
Cookies are sent to your browser by a website and then stored in the cookies directory of your device. To check and update your cookies settings, you will need to know what browser you are using and what version of it you have. You can usually find this out by opening the browser (just as if you were going to use the internet) and then clicking on 'Help' and then 'About'.
To find out how to allow, block, delete and manage the cookies on all standard web browsers, go to allaboutcookies.org and select the browser and version you are using. You'll also find information about how to delete cookies from your computer.