We are committed to ensuring that our website is accessible to everyone and to comply with guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments.
If you have any questions or suggestions about how to make our website more accessible, please contact [email protected].
If you experience any difficulty with our website you can specify the font sizes, styles and colours, and background colours of a website, even if these have already been specified by the author. For help with changing your browser setting see http://www.bbc.co.uk/accessibility/
All pages on this site follow AA WAI accessibility standards.
All pages on this site validate as HTML 4.01 Strict.
All pages on this site use structured semantic markup. H2 tags are used for main titles, H3 tags for subtitles.
A header bar that includes the main navigation
A “side bar”
A main content area
When CSS (Cascading Styles Sheet) are not applied to a document (or when using a screen reader), the 4 areas are read in the above order.
All form controls are appropriately and explicitly labelled.
We provide an email address as an alternative form of access for our online forms -it is in the footer on every page.
This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout.
This site uses only relative font sizes in the main body text and headers, compatible with the user-specified “text size” option in visual browsers.
If your browser or browsing device does not support stylesheets at all, the content of each page is still readable.