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Accessibility

This website has been designed to make the content accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of disability or impairment. This accessibility statement details the main steps that we have taken to accommodate the needs of all our visitors.

Access Keys

Some browsers support linking to pages by typing keys (access keys) defined on the website. Access keys are supported in Microsoft Internet Explorer 4 and above, Netscape 6.x versions and above, Opera 7 and above and Firefox.

This website uses the recommended UK Government access keys standard:

S - Skip navigation
1 - Home page
8 - Terms of Use
9 - Contact Us
0 - Access key details

Here are the key strokes for different browsers on Windows:
  • Internet Explorer, Safari 3: Alt [access key] Enter
  • Firefox 2+: Shift+Alt [access key]
  • Opera 9+: Shirt+Esc [access key]
Here are the key strokes for different browsers on Macintosh:
  • Safari 3: Ctrl [access key]
  • Firefox 2+: Shift+Alt [access key]
  • Opera 9+: Shift+Esc [access key]

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Standards Compliance

All pages on this site validate as XHTML 1.0 Transitional and use compliant Cascading Style Sheets.

This website conforms to level Triple-A of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0. These guidelines explain how website content can be made accessible to people with disabilities. Conforming to these guidelines makes websites more accessible to users with disabilities and improves usability for all users.

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Text Size

This site uses relative font sizes which can be changed using some browsers.

In Internet Explorer version 6

  1. Select 'View' from the top menu options.
  2. Select 'Font Size' from the View menu options.
  3. Select the font size that you want from the five available options.

In Firefox

  1. Select 'View' from the top menu options.
  2. Select 'Text Size' from the View menu options.
  3. Select 'Increase' to make the font size larger or 'Decrease' to make the font size smaller. Select 'Normal' to reset the font size to it's original setting.

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Browser Compatibility

This website has been tested for compatibility in IE 6+, Firefox 2+, Opera 9 and Safari 3.

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