Known browser support

This website has been tested and works on various operating systems and a wide range of browsers including Internet Explorer 7 and upwards. It is also compatible with Internet Explorer 6 although not all functionality is supported with this browser.

If a page does not display correctly, try clearing the browser's cache or updating to the most current version of your browser.

Changing your browser settings

If you have any difficulty using the internet or have any accessibility issues, most modern browser settings can now be changed. Please check your preferred browser's help page for specific instructions on how to change your settings.

For further information, please visit the BBC's Accessibility pages - Making web my way – Making the web easier.

Screen sizes

This website has been designed to work with a minimum screen resolution of 1024x768.


Some of the files on this website are supplied in PDF format. Other documents are supplied in Microsoft Word format, in ZIP format, or in other standard document formats.
Our aim is to ensure that all our documents are accessible.


We provide an increasing number of video clips on the site, to bring our content to life.

Some content may be provided in Flash, so you will need Flash version 11.0 or above in order to watch them.


Maintaining an accessible site is an on-going process, so if you have any problems using this website, or comments you would like to make, please use the website feedback form.