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Our site has been designed and built to be accessible to as many people as possible, having been developed in accordance with the UK government website guidelines.
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All content images used in this site include descriptive ALT attributes.
This site also utilises some Flash technology. The Flash being used is accessible to an extent but we have also served a non-flash version of all the flash elements should the user's browser not accommodate the latest Flash technologies.
The website uses Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) for visual layout. We have avoided using tables for layout on this site except where absolutely necessary.
If you have any difficulty using our website or have any comments on the accessibility of our website, please get in contact with us.
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