What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file that contains letters and numbers that is downloaded on to your device when you visit a website. It is sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive, tablet or mobile device. When you visit our site, it can allow us to recognise and remember you and any permissions you have consented to.

First-party and third-party cookies

First-party cookies are set by us when you use our website. These cookies are essential in order to give you the best experience while using our website. These are also know as functional cookies. The only cookie we set is to record your choice to deny or consent to third-party cookies. This cookie expires in 13 months.

Third-party cookies are set by parties or organisations other than the UK LLC when you use our site. In our case, we use Google Analytics in order to understand how you use our site. For instance how long you stay on a page or which article you read next. You can find out more about these cookies here.

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