Cookies are small files which are stored on a user's computer. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website, and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer. This allows the server to deliver a page tailored to a particular user, or the page itself can contain some script which is aware of the data in the cookie and so is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next.
We use both session cookies and persistent cookies on this website. When you use the website, you may also be sent third-party cookies. Our advertisers and service providers may send you cookies. They may use the information they get from your use of their cookies:
Cookies do not contain any information that identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and got from cookies. The cookies used on the website include those which are strictly necessary cookies for access and navigation, cookies that track usage (performance cookies), remember your choices (functionality cookies), and cookies that provide you with targeted content or advertising.
We may use the information we get from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:
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Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use certain features on the website (log on, access content, use search functions)
You can also delete cookies already stored on your computer: