Cookies are small data files which are stored on your device and which record your visit to the website.
They are either persistent, where they stay on your device after you leave the site, or session based, which means they are deleted after your visit.
We use essential cookies to display your recently visited and saved articles and searches and to facilitate account logins.
For our site, we will give you the option to accept non-essential cookies or not when you first visit.
If you do not want to accept cookies on any sites you visit, you should be able to change your settings to refuse third-party cookies.
For further information on how to do this in most common browsers, see ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/online/cookies.
We use persistent analytical cookies from Google to track the number of unique visitors to the site and how users move around the pages.
These cookies also collect data on in which countries users are located and from what type of device they are accessing the site. Your IP address and which browser you use are transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the US for these purposes to ensure quality of service and generate usage statistics.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.