This page provides you with information on the best ways to use and access WH website with regard to:
- Font re-sizing
- Reporting problems
- Web accessibility guidelines
To change the font size on this website, either look for the "AAA" icons at the top of each article, or modify your browser settings.
To change your browser settings in IE 8 & 9 for example, select "Page" from your browser’s toolbar, choose "Zoom" or "Text Size" to change the values, as a sub-menu appears with the options.
In Mozilla Firefox, Click CTRL + "+" to Zoom in or CTRL + "-" to Zoom out. Alternatively, you can follow the instructions on this link to change default font size and colour.
This website has its main navigation menus horizontally on the top of the screen on the home page. There are also menus at the bottom of each page. Some pages have additional menus on the left hand side. Hovering or Clicking on these links may open up sub-menus underneath.
- The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines V1.0 (WCAG), published by the World Wide Web Consortium
- Government website advice on building in universal accessibility (+ checklist) published by the Cabinet Office
For more information, please contact the web team -
We have checked our site against the WCAG checklist, and as far as is within our control, we believe that most pages meet all applicable Priority 1, 2 and 3 checkpoints, and as such, meets the WAI 'AA' requirements. View the WCAG checklist