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Accessibility

Keyboard Controls

The application has been designed to be easily navigated using with a keyboard using the standard keys for your browser. For most browsers the following keys work:

Screen Reader Navigation

Headings

Links

Landmarks

For JAWS 10-12 landmark keyboard navigation in virtual mode is:

For NVDA 2011.2 the landmark keyboard combination in virtual buffer mode is:

VoiceOver users can navigate a page via landmarks by choosing ‘landmarks’ in the ‘web rotor’, then finger flicking up or down will move to the next or previous landmark.

Zoom

The site is designed to work seamlessly across screen sizes. This makes it possible to use your browser’s “zoom” feature to make content larger and easier to read without causing a horizontal scroll bar to appear.

Changing the colour and font of the display

This site does not currently offer alternate colour schemes, however, you can use the controls in your browser to change the size of the text or the colour of the display.

For example, to override website font and colour settings in Internet Explorer:

Select the Ignore colors specified on web pages, Ignore font styles specified on web pages, and Ignore font sizes specified on web pages check boxes, and then click OK twice.

Accessibility Statement

thegreatbritishbakeoff.co.uk aims to provide 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 we’ve been using the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA.

Accessibility Highlights

Accessibility Limitations

Due to certain constraints, we have had to include technologies and features that can cause accessibility issues for some users.

thegreatbritishbakeoff.co.uk does not assume responsibility for third party applications.

Let us know if you have difficulties using this site

We believe we’ve achieved our goal of Level AA accessibility. We monitor the website regularly to maintain this, but if you do find any problems, or require assistance in making your application please get in touch by emailing [email protected].

Last updated 18 October 2017