Our site was designed with accessible standards in mind so that your native tools for zooming and setting a larger text size should work well with our content.
On most browsers using Windows, this means clicking Ctrl and ‘+’ (plus) to zoom in, or Ctrl and ‘-’ (minus) to zoom out.
For Macs it means clicking command and ‘+’ (plus) to zoom in, or command and ‘-’ (minus) to zoom out.
Since we’ve employed a responsive design that changes out when you are on different sized devices, such as tablets and mobiles, you’ll also see an alternate design when you zoom in on a page. The main difference between the desktop and mobile designs is that the main navigation is hidden behind a menu button that looks like this:
We have avoided low contrast colours for buttons and typography in our design so there should not be any requirement for an additional high contrast layer. If this hasn’t been the case for you, please let us know by emailing our Centre Manager.
If you require additional information on how to make your whole browser experience more accessible, the BBC have put together a comprehensive guide for visual accessibility that covers all browsers.