Most browsers support jumping to specific links by typing
keys defined on the web site. On Windows, you can press ALT
+ an access key; on Macintosh, you can press Control + an
All pages have the following accesskeys (a subset of the
UK Government standard):
- S - Skip to page content
- 1 - Home page
- 3 - A-Z
- 4 - Search
- 6 - Accessibility statement
- 8 - Terms
- 9 - Feedback
All pages on this site are WCAG-AAA approved, the highest
rating possible - complying with all priority 1, 2 and 3 checkpoints
of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines v 1.0. All pages
validate as HTML 4.1 transitional with valid CSS. All pages
use Dublin Core - the metadata standard. Validate our site.
We have used a common accessible design throughout this web
site rather than providing text only pages for disabled users.
We have not used frames throughout this site.
We have followed 'use-of-English' guidelines, including those
set out by Mencap and the Plain English Campaign, so that
you find this web site easy to read and understand.
Visual design and viewing options
All pages on this site use cascading style sheets for visual
layout. Although we have used a large clear font throughout
this web site, we have given you the option of changing the
font size and colour contrast via your Internet Browser. For
example, you can change the text size in Internet Explorer
by going to 'View > 'Text Size' - other browsers contain
We hope you enjoy your visit to our site. We would like to
know what you think about our site - good or bad - so if you
have any suggestions on how we can improve accessibility of
our website, please contact us.