A cookie is a piece of information, like a tag, that’s stored on your computer, tablet or phone when you visit a website. it can help identify your device – like your pc or mobile phone – whenever you visit that website. they are used by most major websites including. to make the best use of our website, on whichever device you use, you’ll need to make sure your web browser is set to accept cookies.
A cookie will typically hold:
the name of the website that it has come from
how long the cookie will stay on your computer or phone
a value – usually a randomly generated unique number
Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can delete existing cookies from your browser and choose not to receive cookies in future. you just need to edit your browser options.