Accessibility statement

We are committed to using our knowledge and understanding of the ways in which different people access the Internet, to develop a website that is clear and easy for everyone to use.

This website conforms to Priority Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) where applicable. For our colour palette, we aim to achieve Priority Level AA as a standard, and additionally AAA where possible.

We use the UK Association for Accessible Formats (UKAAF) document, 'Creating clear print and large print documents' to guide us on printed materials. The UKAAF document is available on the RNIB website.

If there is anything on this site — accessibility or validation related — that is not according to the standard, please contact

Recite accessibility software

We are pleased to offer Recite accessibility software on our website.

Recite works across all devices (PCs, laptops, tablets and mobile phones). It includes text to speech functionality, dyslexia software, an interactive dictionary, a translation tool with over 100 languages, and many other features.

You'll find Recite at the top right of every page of our website. Simply click on the Recite image and the toolbar will expand on your screen to show the many features available.