Accessibility

Broadstairs and St Peter's Town Council is working to ensure that this website and all its documents and facilities can be used as effectively and easily as possible by all users.

Blind and partially sighted users can obtain information on viewing pdf documents by visiting the Adobe access website.

PDF documents can be converted back into webpages (HTML) or text, by using the Adobe web based conversion tool. Please note this may not work for all PDF documents, depending on their content.

A Microsoft Word document viewer can be downloaded if you do not have Microsoft Word on your computer.

The Ability Net website explains the many ways you can change your browser, computer, keyboard and mouse settings to make the web more accessible for you.

The My Web My Way pages on the BBC website have some useful information about accessing websites.

You can alter the text size by choosing the 'view' in the browser menu:

Internet Explorer: View - Text Size - alter as required
Firefox: View - Zoom - alter as required
Opera: View - Zoom - alter as required

You can also alter the colours used on webpages:

Internet Explorer: - tools - internet options - colours
Firefox: tools - options - content - colours
Opera: tools - preferences - web pages

Plain English

We follow Plain English guidelines to try to make the content of the website as clear as possible, however sometimes jargon may be unavoidable.

If you have any problems at all using our website or any documents or facilities, please contact us and let us know. We will then look into the problem and we will make the necessary changes, if at all possible.