Cookies policy

Information about our use of cookies

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They may be used to help the website to recognise your computer the next time you visit. Some cookies also help us monitor how well our website is performing and collect information about our visitors to help us to improve the services that we can offer to you to improve your user experience within our site.

How does WiF use cookies?

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. We use the following cookies:

Cookie Name Purpose
Session Cookie PHPSESSID

This is a session cookie. It enables the server to distinguish between users of the website. It is required in order to enable users to login and register for access to the members area.

Cookie Notice cookies_agreed

This cookie indicates that the visitor has dismissed the cookie notification bar.

Google Analytics _ga

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they have visited.

Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data here:

Twitter lang

This cookie is required to support the Twitter widget on the homepage. This cookie records the preferred language of your browser.

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AddThis enables visitors to the website to easily share the webpage they are viewing on popular social media platforms. This includes advertising cookies.

Please read the AddThis privacy policy here: Please also see your online choices and the choice to opt-out here:

Google NID

This cookie is used to remember Google preferences set by the user. This is automatically set when filling out a form.

Please read about the types of cookies Google uses here:

Embedded videos   Videos embedded onto the website will set various cookies. These are controlled by the relevant publication sources such as YouTube, Vimeo, and any others which may be added in future. Please view the privacy policy of these organisations to understand the cookies they use.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

Can website users choose to block cookies?

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

More information and help

More information on how to manage or disable cookies and the changes in the law can be obtained from:

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