We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website and in doing so adhere to many of the available standards and guidelines.
Web Accessibility Initiative
This website recognises the guidelines used to conform to Level AA of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0. These guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities.
This site has been built using code compliant with W3C standards. This site displays correctly in current browsers.
How to change the appearance of this website
The following resources will help you modify your own browser and operating system preferences to suit your own needs with regards to the way you view this website:
Advice from the BBC showing users how to make full use of accessibility settings in browsers and operating systems.
Advice for Microsoft users
Advice for Apple users
Advice for Linux users
Advice on assistive technology
For more information on assistive technology (screen enlargers, screen readers, speech recognition systems, speech synthesizers, refreshable Braille displays, Braille embossers, talking word processors, large-print) for the visually impaired please visit the RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) website.