What are cookies?
- remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
- remembering information you’ve given (e.g. your postcode) so you don’t need to keep entering it
- measuring how you use the website so we can make sure it meets your needs.
Our cookies aren’t used to identify you as an individual person. They’re just here to make the site work better for you. In fact, you can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish.
Cookie settings for this site
If you go ahead and use the site by clicking links on it then we treat this as ”implied consent” for us to set cookies. You can still use the site without cookies being set, if you change your browser settings, but if you do this, some aspects of the site may not work properly.
How can you manage your cookies?
Browser settings: Most browsers can be altered to prevent your computer from accepting cookies, although this may mean that some of the features of this site (and other sites) won't work properly and it might restrict your user experience.
These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.
- General guidance on managing cookies (wikihow)
- To view what cookies are set (across all websites and browers - wikihow)
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Microsoft Edge (this is a youtube video with an introductory advert; there seems to be no official documentation for cookies in Edge)
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
For further information about privacy issues please see the ASO Privacy Notice.