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Cookies are small files which are used by us to; uniquely identify your browser, if you’re logged in or not, if you’ve clicked on a particular hyperlink or not, and are generally used to enhance your experience of this site. These small files are maintained by your web browser, so the method for viewing them will vary depending on which browser you are using. These small files are stored on your PC, and are incapable of performing any tasks or functions, It is simply a text file containing data in text form.

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If you don’t adjust your privacy settings, we will assume that you are happy for Friends of Swanage Hospital website to use them.