Here at the National Trust we are committed to providing 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 websites and in doing so adhere to many of the
available standards and guidelines.
This website endeavours to conform to level Double-A of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content
Accessibility Guidelines 2.0.
These guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible
for people with disabilities. Conformance with these guidelines
will help make the web more user friendly for all people.
This site has been built using code compliant with W3C standards
for HTML and CSS. The site displays correctly in the following
browsers and using standards compliant HTML/CSS code.
Our website should display correctly in the current and previous
two versions of the following browsers:
There are some areas of the site that require you to have
are working on alternatives for release in the future.
Areas we're still working on
While this website strives to adhere to the accepted guidelines
and standards for accessibility and usability, it is not always
possible to do so in all areas of the website.
The specific areas where we are currently working to achieve
better accessibility are:
- Our games are flash based, and are only controllable with a
Provision of video and audio transcripts
Provision of audio captions
Provision of audio descriptions
Alt text for images doesn't include information on where the
user will be taken, just what the image depicts.
Some screen reader users may find our main font frustrating, and
we are working towards displaying this as a web font in the
Some access errors on pages displaying Google Maps.
We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas
of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In
the meantime should you experience any difficulty in accessing www.50things.org.uk please contact