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Cookie NamePurpose
JSESSIONID Used to store a unique random identifier for each visit to this website. No other information is written to this cookie on your computer/device. This cookie is required by the webserver software to remember certain settings such as whether you have logged into the site. This cookie is destroyed each time you close your browser and all information stored against this unique identifier is automatically deleted from the server 30 minutes after your last access of the web-site. This cookie is essential to ensure that all web-site functionality is available to you
Google User Tracking NID SNID Set by a number of Google services and libraries to store any user-preferences and to track users from site to site. As this cookie is set by a third party system it is impossible for us to specify under exactly which conditions it is set, but it appears to be set when the user views a page containing any one of a number of Google services (including ReCAPTCHA, embedded Google Maps and the like), and expires after six months.

Google User Tracking PREF

Set by a number of Google services and libraries to store any user-preferences and to track users from site to site. As this cookie is set by a third party system it is impossible for us to specify under exactly which conditions it is set, but it appears to be set when the user views a page containing any one of a number of Google services (including ReCAPTCHA, embedded Google Maps and the like), and expires after two years.

 

Google Analytics _utma __utmb __utmc __utmz The website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets cookies in order to evaluate your use of the website and compile reports for us on activity on the site. Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. More information on Google analytics cookies is available here. Information on how to reject or delete this cookie is available here

Twitter

Twitter guest_id

Set by Twitter when the user views a page containing the Twitter profile widget (lists of recent tweets, etc). As this cookie is set by a third party system it is impossible for us to specify under exactly which conditions it is set, but it appears to expire exactly two years after it is first set.

Twitter

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Set by Twitter when the user views a page containing the Twitter profile widget (lists of recent tweets, etc). As this cookie is set by a third party system it is impossible for us to specify under exactly which conditions it is set, but it appears to expire after you close your browser.

Twitter

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Set by Twitter when the user views a page containing the Twitter profile widget (lists of recent tweets, etc). As this cookie is set by a third party system it is impossible for us to specify under exactly which conditions it is set, but it appears to expire after one week.

The information on this page was last updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2013.