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your computer, smartphone or other device for accessing the internet,
whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a
website to recognise a user's device and preferences as well as
provide us with data on how to improve the site for our users.
Session Cookies: These are temporary files, which
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Your web browser will normally delete these when you close the
Used to identify the session when a user is navigating
around the website, can also be used to track the number of users
that are using the site at any given time.
Persistent Cookies: These files last longer than
the browser session (e.g. if you log into a website and then return
to the website later, the website knows who you are and displays a
welcome message to you). Persistent cookies enable this to happen.
Used to track displaying of the cookie bar, if the user has
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functionality of our website and it will not be possible for you to
use our website effectively. If you do disable cookies, each visit to
our website will be treated as if you are arriving for the first
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