In this section we will explain what cookies are, the different types of cookies that exist, what cookies are used on this website and how you can enable or disable cookies.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. Cookies make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier which makes the browsing experience more efficient and enjoyable. The different types of cookies we use on this website are:
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How do I disable cookies?
In order to disable or enable cookies from your device, you will need to do this via your Internet browser. We have explained how you may manage cookies on your computer via some of the main Internet browsers below. For information on how to manage cookies on your tablet and/or mobile, please consult your documentation or online help files.
Google Chrome. In the settings menu, select ‘show advanced settings’ at the bottom of the page. Select the ‘content settings’ button in the privacy section. The top section of the page that then appears tells you about cookies and allows you to set the cookies you want. It also allows you to clear any cookies currently stored.
Mozilla Firefox. In the tools menu, select ‘options’ Select the privacy tab in the options box. From the drop down menu choose, ‘use custom settings for history’. This will bring up the options for cookies and you can choose to enable or disable them by clicking the tick box.
Microsoft Internet Explorer. In the tools menu, select ‘Internet options’. Click the privacy tab You will see a privacy settings slider which has six settings that allow you to control the number of cookies that will be placed: Block All Cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low, and Accept All Cookies.
Apple Safari. In the settings menu, select the ‘preferences’ option. Open the privacy tab Select the option you want from the ‘block cookies’ section.
All other browsers. For information on how to manage cookies via other browsers, please consult your documentation or online help files.
For more information about Cookies please visit the About Cookies website: www.aboutcookies.org.