Accessibility

We want to make sure everyone can access the information provided on this site We've put together a few tips for you. Please do contact us if you can't find what you're looking for.

 

Using the keyboard instead of the mouse.

 

Internet Explorer:

 

Alt+S = skip navigation

Alt+H = home

Alt+A = accessibility information

 
Firefox:
 

Shift + Alt + S = skip navigation

Shift + Alt + H = home

Shift + Alt + A = accessibility information

 

You can increase the size of the page in both IE7 and Firefox:

 
In Internet Explorer 7:
 

Ctrl + (zoom in) 

Ctrl - (zoom out) 

Ctrl 0 (set to 100%) 

 

If you have a scroll wheel on your mouse, hold down the ctrl key then spin up to zoom in, spin down to zoom out.

 

In Firefox:

 
Go to View > Zoom and either Zoom in or Zoom out.
 

Changing your computer screen settings

To change the size of the image shown on your screen on a PC running Windows 95 and upwards, go to Start > Settings > Control Panel > Display > Settings and change the desktop area by using the sliding bar.

On an Apple Macintosh, you can use the Monitor & Sound Control Panel to change the resolution.

 

Having difficulty with your keyboard or mouse?

You can fine-tune your mouse and keyboard settings under Start > Settings > Control Panel > Accessibility in Windows 95/98/NT/2000 and XP.

 

Skipping navigation for talking browsers and screen readers

For speech browsers, you can press Alt and S followed by Enter to skip navigation on our pages.

 

The site is W3C level compliant.