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Unless stated otherwise, all material in this website ( and all pages within this domain) is copyright of the University of Bristol.

Enquiries about using material from this site should be made to

Data collection

All data collected through this website is stored and handled according to UK government legislation.


When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, your computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. Our site uses the following cookies:


Our site is run using the DotNetNuke content management system. In order for the content management system to operate, it uses the following cookies - .ASPXANONYMOUS, .DOTNETNUKE, ASP.NET_SessionId, language.

Google Analytics

We use cookies to allow Google Analytics to function correctly. Google Analytics is a free web analytics tools that helps us understand how visitors engage with our website. These cookies are called __utma, __utmb, __utmc and __utmz.

Google Analytics collects information anonymously; it reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. The cookies store information such as the number of visits to the website and what site referred the visitor to the web page. We use the information to view reports about how visitors interact with the website and to help us improve the website. A different set of cookies is used for each website, and visitors are not tracked across multiple sites.

Information about these cookies and how to reject or delete them: and

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

Google’s privacy policy:

Cookies set for embedded social media content

To support our information provision and engagement, we sometimes embed videos from YouTube and content from Facebook. As a result, when you visit a page with embedded content, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

Cookies from Facebook include c_user, datr, lu, x-src, xs, and from YouTube - VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, PREF, demographics

How to control and delete cookies

You may restrict or block the cookies which are set by us, or any other website, by referring to the ‘Help’ option on the menu bar of your browser. This will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies; notify you when you receive new cookies; and disable cookies altogether.

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