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How to avoid cookies on your computer
You can stop some, or all of our cookies working on your web browser. Unfortunately, all browsers operate differently. Follow the links for whichever browser you use to discover how to turn cookies on and off on your computer.
A more detailed explanation may be found on the All About Cookies website.