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CookiesWhat are cookies?

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic and provide other services for users and sites. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

How are cookies used?

Overall, cookies help us to provide you with a better website by providing additional features and by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data that you choose to share with us.

How can I make choices about cookies on my computer?

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. You can find out more about cookies at All About Cookies and discover how to manage cookies on your computer here.

CookieHow are cookies used on Welcome to the Web?

Welcome to the Web does not store any cookies on your computer. However, we use the services of a number of third parties in order to provide additional features. Some of these may use cookies in order to function correctly:

If you have any questions about the use of cookies on Welcome to the Web, please get in touch. This page was last updated in April 2015.


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