What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is saved either temporarily or for a set period of time on your device (computer, tablet, smart phone etcetera). Cookies may be used to e.g. show relevant and personalised advertisements, remember user settings or allow visitors to navigate the website.
There are two main types of cookies;
permanent cookies which are stored on your device for a specified period of time, and
session cookies which are stored on your device while you are using the website and deleted when you close your browser.