What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file usually containing a random and unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web server and then stored onto your computer's hard drive. They are used to store information about you on your computer.

For more information about cookies, see the All About Cookies website.

The cookies we use

We use cookies as part of this website:

  • Google Analytics - To find out how many people are accessing our website. If you don't want to send this data, you can install a browser add-on to opt-out off this information being collated by Google.
  • Essential site cookies - These cookies are essential for various parts of the website to function properly. They are deleted when you close your browser.
  • 'Remember me" functionality' - so that when you have done the Wellbeing Checker, the site remembers your results until you close your browser.

We recommend you allow the cookies we set by this website as they help us provide a better service and make our website easier to use.

To delete cookies or reject cookies

If you do not want to receive cookies from this website, select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options, then add our domain to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from.

Under settings you can also delete individual cookies or any cookies that your browser has stored.

Find out more about how to manage cookies.

If you set your browser to refuse all cookies, please be aware that there may be functionality on various websites that does not work.