What are cookies?
Cookies could be either ‘persistent’ or ‘session’ cookies. A persistent cookie will be stored by a browser and remain valid until its set expiration date and can be deleted by the user prior to expiry. A session cookie expires at the end of the user session on a website once the browser has been closed.
- To provide a more interactive and personal user experience
- For statistical purposes
- To show adverts that you may be interested in and control the number of times you see them
- It is important to note that disabling cookies may have a negative impact on how a site runs.
Cookies used by service providers