Accessibility Help

We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website and in doing so adhere to many of the available standards and guidelines.
 
We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime should you experience any difficulty in accessing the LGPS 2015 website, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
 

Viewing the site

If you are having difficulties viewing out site, please delete your temporary internet files and cookies and then revisit the site.  Deleting cookies is done differently within each browser.  
 
 
How to resize text
 
We have tried to ensure that the text on this site is as readable as possible. However we recognise that some users may need to enlarge the text further. The method you use to resize the default text size varies between browsers. Below we demonstrate how to change text size on the two main browsers; Internet Explorer and Firefox.
 
Internet Explorer
To resize text in Internet Explorer go to View>Text Size and select the text size you require:
 
 
 
Firefox
To resize text in Firefox go to View>Zoom>Zoom In or Zoom Out as required:
 
 
 
For Speech Browser Users
 
There are many speech browsers on the market each with a variety of different settings and options. We have done our best to ensure that this site works on the widest range of speech browser possible. However, if you do for any reason encounter a problem we would recommend you start by disabling Javascript from your custom settings (please refer to your software documentation for instructions on how to do this). If you are still encountering problems then please get in touch and we will do our best to assist you.
 
 
General Help and Advice
 
If you suffer from some form of disability whether visual, cognitive or motor related then you will be pleased to know there are many ways you can improve your browsing experience. For more details on how you can make the web more accessible visit the BBC accessibility website.