What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files, of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a computer or device when the user accesses certain websites. Cookies can allow a website to recognise a user’s device and it is recommended tht they are turned on as some images or information might be missing.
How are cookies used
Cookies ask for permission to be placed on the user’s hard drive.
Cookies can expire at the end of a browser session (from when a user opens the browser window to when they exit the browser) or they can be stored for longer. Web applications individualise the users browsing experience of their needs, likes and dislikes by collecting and remembering preferences. Cookies can also help co-ordinate users interaction with social media sites.
Cookies help us provide a better website experience and they do not give us access to your computer. They only give us bits of information you choose to share with us.