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Other cookies may be used on subdomains of the RCN, indicated by a web address that does not begin www - e.g. "campaign.rcn.org.uk". These subdomains will normally provide separate information on cookies used.
Further information and settings
The following browsers provide guidance on their websites on how to block cookies
Step-by-step guides on how to control and delete cookies in various browsers are also available at www.aboutcookies.org
For smartphones and other mobile devices please check the manufacturer's website or your user manual.