What are cookies?
How are cookies managed?
The cookies stored on your computer or other device when you access our websites are designed by:
Third parties who participate with us in marketing programmes
Third parties who broadcast web banner advertisements on behalf of PWS.
What are cookies used for?
The main purposes for which cookies are used are:
- For technical purposes essential to effective operation of our websites, particularly in relation to on-line site navigation.
- For PWS to market to you, particularly web banner advertisements and targeted updates.
- To enable PWS to collect information about your browsing patterns, including to monitor the success of campaigns, competitions etc.
How do I disable cookies?
If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How you can do this will depend on the browser you use. Further details on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers are set out below: –
For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
Choose the menu ‘tools’ then ‘Internet Options’
Click on the ‘privacy’ tab
Select the setting the appropriate setting
For Google Chrome:
Choose Settings> Advanced
Under “Privacy and security,” click ‘Content settings’.
Choose Preferences > Privacy
Click on ‘Remove all Website Data’
For Mozilla firefox:
Choose the menu ‘tools’ then ‘Options’
Click on the icon ‘privacy’
Find the menu ‘cookie’ and select the relevant options
For Opera 6.0 and further:
Choose the menu ‘Files’> ‘Preferences’
What happens if I disable cookies?
This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general the website may not operate properly if cookies are switched off.