This website uses cookies. No, not those cookies (although we do have a few packs on the go in the Beano kitchen).

We use cookies to make your experience as personal as possible. They are harmless and anonymous and merely remember some of the things you’ve already done on the site.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are transferred on to your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. Cookies can help make sites work, or work more efficiently by saving user information, as well as to provide information to site owners about how the site has been used.

Some cookies stay on your computer or mobile device after you have left a site. Some only last until you close the internet browser. Some are necessary to be able to use the site.

You can delete cookies. You can also control cookies.

Delete or Control Cookies

A lot of web browsers accept cookies automatically. But most web browsers allow you to delete, control or be asked upfront to individually accept most cookies by changing your browser settings.  To find out more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit

A lot of sites used special types of cookies from Google Analytics to track the traffic on a site and what users do on the site. You can stop being tracked by ALL  Google Analytics cookies across ALL sites on your computer or mobile device by visiting

Because cookies can help sites work, you may limit site operation or functions if you delete or limit cookies.

So how do we use Cookies on our site?

This site uses different types of cookies.

We use cookies to help manage the site and user experience. These cookies may be used to collect analytics of 'non-personal' visitor activity outlines, manage user logins and site preferences, monitor crashes, provide relevant or timely information to you or offer focused advertisements.

The law states that we can store cookies on your computer or device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. Necessary cookies help make a site usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the site. The site cannot function properly without these cookies.

For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.


Name of cookie

Type of cookie

Expiry period

Reason for use of cookie


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One last thing….

Websites we link to are not covered by this policy. So if you click on a link and access someone else’s site, they might collect and use information about you in a different way to us.

Cookies policy updated September 2016.