Cookies and Privacy


The NFC website uses cookies to remember you when you return to our site and to add extra functionality provided by third party services such as Google or YouTube.

Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer. More information about what cookies are and how you can disable or enable them is available at

No personal information is stored in the cookies set by this website.

If you do not have cookies enabled then you will still be able to browse the site and we won't nag you about it. You can opt out of being included in any statistics by setting your browser to send a Do Not track header or by using AdBlock or similar.

The tables below list the cookies you may encounter when using this site

Cookies set by this website

Name Purpose Expires
CMSSESSID_ Used by our content management system to identify a specific user session. At end of session (when your browser is closed down or a period of time has passed with no interaction)
DYNSRV Used by our webserver to optimise site performance At end of session (when your browser is closed down or a period of time has passed with no interaction)

Third party cookies

These are cookies are set by other companies who have content on the NFC site - for example Google. These companies may set their own cookies, which are controlled by them.

We aim to keep this list updated, but since the cookies are set by third party services the list may become out of date if those services alter the cookies they use.

Provider Name Purpose More info


These cookies are used to collect statistics about how visitors use the site. The information includes where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. We use this information to improve our website. Google privacy policy
YouTube VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE User tracking for videos watched on YouTube Google Policies and Principles



Any data which is voluntarily submitted to the Network such as applications for funding is kept only as long as required as part of our working processes. This data is not passed to any external organisations and never used for unsolicited contact.