Digital UK is committed to ensuring that this website is accessible to everyone. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, please contact us.
For Digital UK's page on accessible services on DTT click here
Digital UK's websites are speech enabled. Click on the Browsealoud icon in the bottom right-hand corner to download the software.
Most browsers feature the ability to resize text on screen to a level you feel comfortable with.
This tool is available in the menu of various browsers as follows:
|Mozilla Firefox for Windows and Mac OS X||Latest Extended Support Release|
|Internet Explorer for Windows||Versions 9+|
|Safari for Mac OS X||Latest Stable Release|
|Google Chrome for Windows and Mac OS X||Latest Stable Release|
|Mobile Safari (responsive design)||iOS 8+|
|Android Webkit (responsive design)||4.+|
|Chrome for Android (responsive design)||Latest Stable Release|
|Windows Phone||Windows 8 Apps|
Alternatively, if you are using an up to date browser and have a mouse with a wheel you can also alter the size of the text size by holding down ctrl (PC) or command (Mac) on your keyboard while scrolling up and down with the mouse wheel.
You can use the Tab key on your keyboard to move between links on a page. A single press of Tab highlights the next link, Shift+Tab highlights the previous link.
When you use the Tab key to move between links on the The Digital UK website, you'll be taken through them in the following order:
All forms on the Digital UK website have a logical tab sequence.
If a link opens in a new window, this will be indicated by a pop-up title text.
Every effort has been made to ensure that link names are distinct and not repeated on pages.
This button in the website header switches the site to (and from) a high contrast version.
Selecting the print option in the top right-hand corner of the results page will allow you to print a version in which words replace the coloured traffic light system (choosing Print Preview from the File menu on your Web browser should also allow you to see this on screen). Unfortunately, this option is not available from the detailed results view. If you require assistance with this, contact the Freeview advice line on 03456 505050.
Our pages conform at a minimum to Level A compliance as specified by the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and endorsed by the Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB). Many AA requirements are also met.
All pages validate as XHTML 1.0 Transitional and use structured semantic markup.
Our site requires a number of different CSS techniques for cross browser compatibility which can cause validator problems. However, we have ensured that all techniques we use are not detrimental to site accessibility.
We strive to obey the spirit of the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) 1995