Cookies are files, often including unique identifiers, that are sent by web servers to web browsers, and which may then be sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page.
Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website, and to identify users returning to a website. They are also needed to make some pages display properly. Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you.
- To recognise your computer when you visit our website
- To improve the website’s usability
- To analyse the use of our website
Cookies on this Website
We may send to you the following cookies:
|Google Analytics (_ga)||Tracks and reports website traffic (Used to distinguish users)|
|Google Analytics (_gat)||Tracks and reports website traffic (Used to throttle request rate)|
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. Please note that in more modern browsers, the “Tools” menu is often an icon, such as a spanner or cog.
- In Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
- In Firefox you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, and un-checking “Accept cookies from sites” in the “Privacy” box.
- In Google Chrome you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Settings”, “Under the Bonnet”, and changing the “Content settings” to “Block sites from setting any data”.
Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
You can delete cookies already stored on your computer:
- In Internet Explorer you can delete all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options” and then selecting “Delete” in the Browsing History section on the General Tab. You can then select Cookies and press delete.
- In Firefox, you can delete cookies by, first ensuring that cookies are to be deleted when you “clear private data” (this setting can be changed by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Settings” in the “Private Data” box) and then clicking “Clear private data” in the “Tools” menu.
- In Google Chrome you can delete cookies, by clicking “Tools”, “Settings”, “Under the Bonnet”. You then click on “Clear browsing data…” and make sure the “Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data” box is ticked before deleting.
Obviously, doing this may have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
This website is owned by The Nobel School.
If you have any questions about our cookies or this Cookies Policy, please contact the IT department using the usual means.