Spaxton Parish Council Accessibility Statement

This website is run for Spaxton Parish Council by Gammon’s Take website design.

We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website.  For example, that 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’ve included a shortcut to Accessibility Tools on each page which allow users to adjust text size, colours and links on the website for ease of use.

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

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

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Spaxton Parish Council is committed to making its website ( accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

We believe that this website is semi compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1.

How accessible this website is

We have undertaken an audit using WAVE (Web accessibility evaluation tool – and we have corrected the accessibility errors that arose. 

We are aware that some parts of this website may not be fully accessible at this time.  If you come across issues please let us know and we will work to fix the issues.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website.

If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact us emailing details of the issue and a link to the website’s page that contains the error to

What to do if you can’t access parts of this website

If you need information on this website in a different format such as large print text please email:

We’ll respond to your request within 14 days.

Enforcement procedure

Enforcement procedure – The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No.2) Accessibility 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).

We will review and update this statement regularly.


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