What are cookies?
Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.
There are many types of cookies but the two most common used by websites are persistent cookies and session cookies.
Session cookies only last as long as you are using a website and your web browser will normally delete this cookie when you close it. Persistent cookies have an expiry date set by the website and these are stored on your computer by your web browser. These cookies outlast session cookies and are available to the website each time you visit. A user can delete previously set persistent cookies manually from their browser or configure their browser settings to delete cookies at a set interval.
To find out more about managing cookies on your device, please visit the all about cookies website.