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The BeebWiki uses cookies to identify you when you log on to edit pages and to remember your session preferences. Four standard MediaWiki cookies are stored:

  • beebwiki_UserName
  • beebwiki_UserID
  • beebwiki__session
  • wikidb_bw_UserName

You can delete the cookies, or congifure your browser to delete them after each session. This means that you will have to explicitly log on next time you visit the site. If you browse the site as an anonymous user then no cookies will be stored. See EU Directive 2009/136/EC.