Our aim is to make the website as usable and accessible as possible, so we hope you can find, access and use the material you're looking for.

Accessibility features

Our website currently includes skip to content functionality and a text only version of the website.

Images are carefully labelled with Alt tags.

Help with seeing our website

The website content is displayed using cascading style sheets (CSS) which means that you can resize the text within the web browser you are using and make it a size that you find easier to read. For more information on how to do this, please see:

Help with reading our website

We generally avoid the use italics for emphasis in our page content as they can make text more difficult to read.

All colours and contrast were tested before the launch of the site, but if you find our black text on white background unsuitable then you can set your own colours to override this within your browser or within your operating system.

For more information on how to do this, please visit:

Help with navigating our website

All pages contain a link to the home page by clicking on The Hive logo. Breadcrumbs underneath the top level navigation should help users retrace their steps through the site. The site map can be found in the footer of every page.