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Cookies may be either ‘persistent’ or ‘session’ cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user). A session cookie will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
We use only session cookies on this website.
In addition we use 1&1 SiteAnalytics to analyse the use of this website. 1&1 SiteAnalytics generate statistical and other information about the website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. For example, the information generated relating to our website is used to analyse the time you spend on the site and the number of pages you visit.
You may block or delete cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. If you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site.
When you visit our site you may notice we provide links to third party websites, we don’t control the setting of their cookies, so we suggest you check the third party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
You’ll find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org