Cookie policy for M&R blogs


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Use of cookies on our blogs

Our blogging platform called Typepad uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. You can find out more about Typepad's privacy and cookie policy by visiting

All our blog sites will have the standard cookies enforced by Typepad as well as the following individual cookies from Google. You can find more information about these cookies and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:





Google Analytics






Used to allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our website. This helps us to determine things like:

  • What are the most popular pages
  • What pages don’t our visitors use
  • What browsers are being used
  • What days or times bring the most visits

More information about these cookies can be found on the Google Analytics website.



Two years

Session cookie

Not set

Six months

Please note that the owners of third party websites that our blog sites link to may also use cookies, over which we have no control. To opt-out of third-parties collecting any data regarding your interaction on our blog sites, please refer to their websites for further information.