This site has been designed to be as accessible as possible and compatible with the types of adaptive technology used by people with disabilities, including screen readers.

Navigating this Site

To navigate through this site, please use the top bar menu to choose a section and then the menu on the left-hand side of the page. Your screen reader will read the menu to you and provide access to the tools on this page.

Font Sizes

You may change the font size of this site to your preference by using your browser text settings (found in Internet Explorer View Menu > Text Size) or by pressing the CTRL key and moving the scroller wheel on your mouse (if your mouse supports it). Alternatively the font size can be changed through your browser. In Internet Explorer, select View, then Text Size, and then your preferred size.


You may import your own stylesheet into this website. In Explorer select Tools, then Internet Options, and then Accessibility. Next click on any or all of three checkboxes to ignore colours, font styles or font sizes. In the same window you can change your stylesheet by clicking the checkbox that says, ‘format document using my stylesheet’ then simply browse to your stylesheet and click OK. In Netscape select Edit, then Preferences, and then Appearance. You will then be given the choice to specify your own colours.

Adobe Acrobat Files

Porterbrook may provide some information in the form of Adobe Acrobat files. You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader from Adobe’s website. Alternatively contact Porterbrook by completing the Contact Us form to request another format of such material to be sent to you.