Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive or in the memory of your web browser when you visit a website.
They do not store or collect any personal or private information, but they do allow us to monitor how effectively different parts of our website are working. Ultimately this contributes to the site working successfully online.
Cookies help improve the way our website works for you, the visitor. Cookies do not store any personal or confidential information about you.
Yes, cookies are harmless files. They can’t look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. Cookies can’t carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.
That’s fine. Most of the website will still work if you turn cookies off.
There is a comprehensive guide on how to control cookies on your personal computer on the About Cookies website.