Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies?

A cookie is a small text file which is stored on your computer, subject to your consent.

Cookies are used by many websites, and help us to better understand how our website is being used, so that we can make improvements for a better user experience.


Cookies Used

The following cookies are used on this website:

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Adobe TypekitUsed to ensure the fonts used are properly working. Adobe Typekit cookies include: __ar_v4, __qca, __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmv, __utmz, _sm_au_d, _vis_opt_exp_4_exclude, _vis_opt_s, pid, tk_session_production, user_segment.
DoubleClickDoubleClick cookies are used to monitor any Google Adverts. DoubleClick’s cookies include: IDE, DSID, FLC, AID, TAID, _uid.
GoogleGoogle cookies are used to improve your website user experience. Google’s cookies include: APISID, HSID, NID, PREF, S, SAPISD, SID, SSID, TZ.
Google AnalyticsGoogle Analytics cookies are used to improve your website user experience. Google Analytics’ cookies include: _ga, _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz.
GravatarGravatar is a built-in cookie for all WordPress websites, which is used to provide display user-provided pictures from a central database. Gravatar cookies include: _qca.

You can read more about cookies, and how to turn them off, on the BBC website.