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Website Accessibility

General viewing

Our website has been designed to be accessible to as many people as possible. Accessibility is an ongoing aspect that we'll continually develop.

We aim to conform to the World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C's) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, to a double-A level.

This website uses Hyper Text Mark-up Language (HTML5), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and JavaScript (JS), and has been designed with responsive design to best fit the size of the device being used to viw the website.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines on W3C website


Browsers

We have made sure that this website works on all common browsers. We have tested it thoroughly on the following browsers:

  • Safari
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 8 and above

Document downloads

Throughout this site we may link to PDFs and Microsoft Word and Excel documents. We aim to make sure that all document downloads are clearly marked as such and also display the file size.


PDF Documents

A number of documents are in PDF format.

To open PDF documents, you must have Adobe Reader installed on your machine. Adobe Reader is free and easy to use.

Download free version of Adobe Reader on Adobe website


Microsoft Word Documents

Some documents on this site are in Microsoft Word format.

To view these documents you can use Microsoft Word, or you can also download a free MS Word Viewer.

Download free version of Word Viewer on Microsoft website


Microsoft Excel Documents

Some documents on this site are in Microsoft Excel format.

To view these documents you can use Microsoft Excel, or you can also download a free MS Excel Viewer.

Download free version of Excel Viewer on Microsoft website


Useful links to information about accessibility