Cookie Notice

Our cookies don’t store sensitive information such as your name or address: they simply hold the ‘key’ that, once you’re signed in, is associated with this information. However, if you’d prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from our site, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone’s handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. As we use cookies, we recommend that you have them enabled in order to give you the best browsing experience. If you do not wish to enable cookies, you will still be able to browse the site and use our site for research purposes. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but read ‘Managing cookies’ section for help on how to turn them on should you need to.

We do not store personally identifiable information in the cookies we create, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of the site.

Managing Cookies

If cookies are not enabled on your computer, it will mean that your browsing experience on our website will be limited.

To enable cookies

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  • Safari

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