Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They're used for many things, such as remembering whether you've visited the site before - or to help us work out how many new Website visitors we get each month. They contain information about the use of your computer but don't include personal information about you (they don't store your name, for instance).
We may collect information automatically when you visit the Website, using cookies. The cookies allow us to identify your computer. You can choose not to allow cookies (see below). If you do, we can't guarantee that your experience with the Website will be as good as if you do allow cookies.
The information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, and your general geolocation, e.g. UK, USA etc.
Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites, not just this one:
Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835
Types of Cookie that may be used during your visit to the Website:
The following types of cookie are used on this site. We don't list every single cookie used by name - but for each type of cookie, we tell you how you can control its use.
1. Analytics Cookies
These monitors how visitors move around the Website and how they reached it. This is used so that we can see total (not individual) figures on which types of content users most enjoy.
2. Third-Party Service Cookies
Social sharing, YouTube videos and other services we may offer are run by other companies. These companies may put cookies on your computer when you use them through our site, or if you are already logged in to them.