Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are tiny files saved to your computer when you visit websites.
Not all websites use cookies but most do. If you decide you don’t want cookies, you’ll need to block them in your browser settings.

What are Cookies used for?

Cookies remember your preferences when you visit a website. They are used amongst over things for:

Remembering whats in your shopping basket
Logging in to any site
Remembering Language settings

What happens if I block cookies?

Blocking cookies will cause many features of websites not to work correctly, if you disable cookies won’t be able to:

Log into sites like Facebook or Youtube
Buy things from e-commerce stores like Amazon or Ebay
Use live chat in support sites

How can I disable or block cookies?

You can disable cookies through your web browsers settings, please consult the browsers developer for instructions. Below are some useful links for various popular web browsers.

ie8Windows Vista – http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies
ie9Windows 7 – http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows7/How-to-manage-cookies-in-Internet-Explorer-9
ie9Windows 8 – http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
chromeGoogle Chrome – https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
FirefoxMozilla Firefox – https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
SafariSafari 5.1 – http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
SafariSafari – 6/7 –  http://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191
SafariSafari 8 – http://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214