Accessibility Policy


We have endeavoured to make this website as accessible as possible for all our visitors. If you find that you are having difficulties with the website, despite these efforts, please contact us and we will do our best to address the problem.



Font size

You may change the font size of this website to your preference through your browser:

  • In Internet Explorer, select View, then Text Size, and then your preferred size.
  • In Firefox select View, then Text Zoom, and then your preferred percentage size.



All content images used in this site include alt text. Purely decorative graphics include empty alt text.



Standards compliance

We strive to comply with the W3C WAI's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and aim for our pages to conform to a minimum of Level A compliance. Wherever possible, level AA and AAA requirements are also met.

All pages use structured, semantic XHTML, relying entirely on CSS for presentation.



How do I access PDF files?

Portable Document Format (PDF) files preserve all the fonts, formatting, graphics, and color of a printed document once it is placed on a website. Several documents on our website are provided in PDF format.



My web, my way

The BBC provide useful information about how to adapt your computer and web browser visit the site at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/accessibility/