Accessibility Statement

The Radio Academy Awards Website Development Teaam is 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 the website 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 current browsers and using standards compliant HTML/CSS code means any future browsers will also display it correctly.

Whilst The Radio Academy Awards 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. 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 The Radio Academy Awards Website, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Access Keys

This site uses Accesskeys which are shortcuts to the main sections of the website and are also assigned to different elements on the page such as 'Search'.

  • Firefox 2, 3 & 4 (Shift + Alt + Access Key)
  • Firefox Mac OS (Ctrl + Access Key)
  • Opera (Shift + Esc then Access Key)
  • Safari 3 ('Windows' Alt + Access Key & 'Mac' Ctrl + Access Key)
  • Safari 4+ ('Windows' Alt + Access Key & 'Mac' Ctrl + Opt)
  • Chrome 3+ ('Windows & Linux' Alt + Access Key & 'Mac' Ctrl + Opt)
  • Internet Explorer (Alt + Access Key)

Opera: To activate access keys in Opera, you will need to switch into access-key mode first. Press (Shift + Esc) to enter access key mode.

Internet Explorer: Prior to IE8 Alt + Access Key only focused on the element, Hitting 'Enter' activates access key choice.

The following Accesskeys are used across the site:

1 - Homepage
2 - About
3 - How to enter
4 - Categories
5 - Judges
6 - Winners
7 - Gallery
8 - News