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how you can prevent these Cookies from being stored, however, this may
downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the site’s functionality.
What Are Cookies
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The Cookies We Set
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Hopefully that has clarified things for you, and as was previously
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it's usually safer to leave Cookies enabled in case it does interact with one
of the features you use on our site.
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