We make every effort to ensure that all pages on this site are valid to Extensible Hyper Text Mark-up Language (XHTML) 1.0 Transitional and use valid Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). We also try to ensure that the HTML pages on our website conform to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Level "AA".
We are working on improving the accessibility of those pages that do not conform. The site's layout takes into account users who are visually impaired or have difficulties using a mouse. It is compatible with popular screen reading software and can be navigated using only a keyboard.
A links on the website should open in the same window, apart from links to external sites.
We aim to make this site easy to understand. If you have difficulty understanding any of the content, please contact us at email@example.comText size
You can increase the size of the text on this website by using tools built into your browser.
You can change the text size in other browsers in similar ways.
As well as HTML web pages, this site includes files to download in formats such as Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. We try to make these files as accessible as possible for everyone. Help in downloading these files is available on the pages from which they are downloaded.
Do you need help in making the web easier to use? There are many ways you can change your browser, computer, keyboard and mouse settings to make the web more accessible for you.
Further information on getting the most out of the internet is available on the Royal National Institute for the Blind website.
The AbilityNet website has helpful advice on customising your computer.
The BBC site My web My way has up-to-date information on how to optimise your web experience on a wide variety of platforms. Start by clicking on the relevant operating system of your computer.
For information, advice, guidance and learning materials in community languages visit the MultiKulti website.
We are continuously seeking to improve the accessibility of the website. If you have any difficulties using this site that you believe we could address, please let us know. Contact us at this address: firstname.lastname@example.org
It would be helpful if your e-mail contained the following:
If you have a solution to suggest, please feel free to do so.
To hide all the tool bars at the top of the screen and so increase the size of the browsers window:
There are other options to tailor web pages that help make them easier to read. These may be found under the 'Tools' menu: