This is the official accessibility statement for the Douglas and Gribben Wantage website.
Most modern browsers support jumping to specific links by typing keys defined on the web site. To use access keys with a Windows operating system, press ALT + the access key; on Mac, press Control + the access key.
This website uses the UK Government Access Key standard:
- S - Skip navigation
- 1 - Home
- 2 - Contact Us
- 3 - About Douglas and Gribben
- 4 - About Wantage
- 5 - Recently Sold
- 6 - New Homes and Land
- 7 - News
- 8 - Site Map
- 9 -Terms and Conditions
- A - Accessibility
- The majority of pages on this website aim to be accessible to WAI WCAG AAA and every effort has been made to comply Priority 1, 2 and 3 of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines as interpreted by the Web Team. This is always a judgement call as not all accessibility features can be measured. Pages where it has not been possible to meet AAA/Level3 are the contact us page due to the limitation of the 3rd party api.
- Most pages on this website validate as XHTML 1.0 Transitional.
- All pages on this website validate as CSS 2.
- All pages on this website use structured semantic markup. H1 tags are used for main titles, H2 tags for subtitles.
- This website uses Cascading Stylesheets to seperate structure from presentation. If your browser does not support stylesheets, content is still available.
- This website uses relative font sizes, compatible with Text Size options on modern visual browsers. This tool is available in the menu of the following browsers:
- Internet Explorer 5, 5.5, 6 (PC): View > Text Size
- Firefox, Netscape 8: View > Text Size
- Opera: View > Zoom
- Netscape 6, 7, Mozilla: View > Text Zoom
- Safari (Mac): View > Make Text Bigger
- Internet Explorer 5 (Mac): View > Text Zoom
- This website does not rely on images and where used, a text alternative is provided.
- W3 accessibility guidelines explains the reasons behind each guideline
- W3 accessibility techniques explains how to implement each guideline
- W3 accessibility checklist a busy developer's guide to accessibility
- U.S. Federal Government Section 508 accessibility guidelines
- JAWS is a screen reader for Windows. A time-limited, downloadable demo is available
- Home Page Reader is a screen reader for Windows. A downloadable demo is available
- Lynx is a free text-only web browser for blind users with refreshable Braille displays
- Links is a free text-only web browser for visual users with low bandwidth
- Opera is a visual browser with many accessibility-related features, including text zooming, user stylesheets and image toggle. A free downloadable version is available. It is compatible with Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and several other operating systems.
- Bobby is a free service to analyse web pages for compliance to accessibility guidelines. A full-featured commercial version is also available.
- HTML Validator is a free service for checking web pages conform to published HTML standards
- Web Page Backward Compatibility Viewer is a tool for viewing your web pages without a variety of modern browser features
- Lynx Viewer is a free service for viewing what your web pages would look like in Lynx
The website is constantly under review and any areas that do not fully comply are in the process of being updated for accessibility. Should you encounter any difficulties relating to the level of accessibility of certain pages, please do not hesitate to contact us.