Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your computer by the web browser you’re using. They’re not very sophisticated at all. In fact, they’re just text files. And not very interesting to look at. Here’s an example:
Cookies and the law
These cookies help us analyse our website's performance. They count how many people visit the site and how they use it. This helps us improve the way the website works. For example, we can make information easier to find and read.
If you don’t want your cookies on, you can disable them by adjusting the settings on your browser.