We have programmed our website following accessibility guidelines and web standards.
The site is developed using b
Our site content is separated from presentational elements, which makes it available to any visitors that use technologies such as a screen reader or
An accessible site is one that accommodates the full range of users. Designing for accessibility
no standard information user, and,
no standard device for browsing information
their abilities, or
the method they choose to access the web
You can use the icons at the top of every web page to change the size of the text that appears on this website.
You may also use your browser settings to change the text size for all the
Internet Explorer 7: Select the 'Page' menu, then one of the options under 'Text Size'. The default setting is Medium
Internet Explorer 6: Select the 'View' menu, and select one of the options under 'Text Size'.
Mozilla Firefox: Select the 'View' menu, then 'Text Size', then select Increase, Decrease or Normal.
Opera: Select the 'View' menu, then one of the 'Zoom' percentage options.
Netscape: Select the 'View' menu, then one of the 'Text Zoom' options.
Other browsers may also have similar options available. Please consult the documentation provided with your browser if similar options to the ones above aren't available.
Browsealoud is a program which automatically reads out a web page when you move your mouse over the text.
What is it for?
Browsealoud Helps people to access websites which they have difficulty reading. This might be due to a visual impairment or a specific learning difficulty such as dyslexia.
Who can use it?
Browsealoud is available for PC and Mac. It also has settings designed to help it work behind corporate firewalls.
How do I use it?
Visit the Browsealoud support page for instructions on how to download and use Browsealoud.
How do I download it?
Click on the orange button at the bottom of the page or use this link to download Browsealoud.
Is Browsealoud a screen reader?
Browsealoud is a browser plugin. It can be used to access Browsealoud enabled websites. It is not designed to be a substitute for a
However, Browsealoud has some advantages over
The Browsealoud reader is free.
It can be used on any computer which meets the system requirements.
You do not need administrative rights to run the program.