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Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
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The cookies we use on this website are for Google Analytics, a tool which anonymously provides us with statistical data on how our website is used.
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You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Whilst most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you may modify your browser setting to decline them if you prefer.
For more information on how to do this, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.