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We recommend the “All About Cookies” website, published by an independent body, as a good source of information about cookies and how you may best organise yours. In particular, these pages:
Controlling your cookies: www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-control-cookies/
Deleting your cookies: www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-delete-cookies/
There are, of course, many other websites providing similar information which you may chose to consult as well.
*Sadly the cookies we’re referring to are not the yummy chocolate-biscuity variety but if you’re made it this far, you probably already knew that.