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This website uses cookies to provide some essential functions on the site. Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer by a webpage that allows the site to keep track of information about you during and in-between visits. You can find out more about cookies from the BBC.

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WordPress is the content management system used by this site. WordPress uses cookies to keep track of logged in users. You can find out more about WordPress cookies here.

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Google Analytics Cookies

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Cookie Information Cookie

Ironically, in order to keep track of whether or not we have shown you the information banner about cookies, we need to set a cookie.

Cookies From Embedded Content

Occasionally, the webmaster may embed content from other sites and services into webpages here (for example, embedding a YouTube video into a page). When third party services are used like this, they will usually set their own cookies in addition to the cookies listed above. One example of this is on the Interviews page of this site. The embedded YouTube video sets a cookie used by Google.

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