What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files which are created and stored in your browser as you use the web. Nearly all websites use cookies of some description and they're needed to make things like shopping carts work.

What cookies are used on this website?

The only cookies which are used on this website are from Google Analytics which collects anonymous user data so that we can see how our website is being used.

Why are you telling me this?

Since May 2012 European law has required website owners to tell their users what cookies are being used on a websites and what they are being used for. If you're interested in this kind of thing then the Information Commissioner's Office has a good write up.

What if I don't like cookies?

You can use this link to disable tracking cookies on this website. This will delete any Google Analytics cookies which have been set by this website and replace them with a single cookie with a very long life time. The only thing this cookie does is prevent the Google Analytics tracking cookies from being restored.