We'd like to store some data on your computer to see which pages you look at. This is purely for my own incessent curiosity about stuff, and to find out what sort of things on here are popular. We don't store anything that can identify who you are, and we definitely don't let anyone else see the data. It's just between you and me.
Event of the day: the annual Haxey Hood game, somewhere near the top of the list of vaguely-pagan rural traditions which are largely just an excuse for a drunken mud-wrestle. Information here, here and here.