Accessibility
Accessibility

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.