A cookie is a small amount of data that stores information about a user on web browsers or mobile devices.
How do I modify my cookie settings?
It is usually possible to stop your browser from accepting cookies or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular site. However, if your device does not have cookies enabled, your experience on our site may be limited, thereby impeding the navigation and use of our services.
All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the Options or Preferences menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, or you can use the Help option in your browser for more details.
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS.
If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers, you can turn these off by going to the Your Online Choices site or by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative’s Opt-out page where you can control third-party online advertising. Please note that there are many more networks listed on this site than those we use on our site.
If you would like to find out more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find the following links useful:
Microsoft Cookies guide
All about Cookies
For further legal information about privacy issues, you may find these links useful:
Data Protection Act 1998
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)