Accessibility

Accessibility statement for suffolkwalkingfestival.co.uk

This website is run by Suffolk County Council.

We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, this means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)
We comply with Suffolk County Council's content guidelines to help website editors improve accessiblity on suffolkwalkingfestival.co.uk.

Make your device easier to use

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability or impairment.

This includes how to:

  • make text larger
  • magnify the screen
  • change fonts and colours
  • make your mouse pointer easier to see
  • using your keyboard instead of a mouse
  • making your device talk to you
You can translate this webiste into your preferred language by changing the settings in your browser (such as Internet Explorer, Chrome or Safari).

Basic website accessibility check

The Suffolk Walking Festival website is covered under the Suffolk County Council disproportionate burden assessment, this means only a basic check of this website has been undertaken. See further details of the Suffolk County Council assessment below:

www.suffolk.gov.uk/about/web-accessibility/disproportionate-burden-assessment

We have listed below tests which have failed or there are issues with, and the time frames for correcting these. "Issues" have not failed the tests below but there are problems that we need to address in the future.

We will update the below information as the items which fail or have issues are sorted (below is correct as at 28 September 2020).

Images, video and audio content

  • Result: Fail due to some pictures on the website not having "alt" text
  • Fixed: by December 2020 we will be creating a new and improved website which will be compliant

What to do if you can't access part of this website

If you need information on this website in a different format:

We will consider your request and get back to you.

Reporting accessiblity problems with this website

We're always looking to improve the accessiblity of this website. If you find any problenms that aren't listed on this page or think we're not meeting accessiblity requirements, please contact suffolkwalkingfestival@suffolk.gov.uk

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessiblity Regulations 2018 (the 'accessibility regulations'). If you're not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website's accessibility

The Suffolk Walking Festival is committed to aking its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is partially compliant with the Web COntent Accessiblity Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

 

This statement was prepared on 28 September 2020 and will be updated as issues are fixed.