What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently remembering your preferences, and generally improve your website experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
For further information about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the website mentioned tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site.