New EU 'Cookie' Policy - ISTD
30 June 2012
You may have seen a variety of information on websites you’ve visited recently, letting you know about their ‘cookie’ policy. This is because a new EU law recently came into effect requiring all websites to inform their visitors of the storage of cookies.
These cookies are deleted after you leave the ISTD website. They do not retain sensitive information such as contact details or payment information.
You can choose which cookies to allow on your computer, or even delete them altogether, by altering the settings in your browser, although this may affect the functions on certain websites.
The website www.aboutcookies.org provides more information on how you can manage cookies on a range of browsers (and they also have a great recipie for real cookies!).