Accessibility

This website has been developed to be Standards Compliant and to be as accessible as possible to all users. All pages on this site validate as XHTML Transitional and CSS 2.1. Click here to check.

Change Font Size

The site has been designed to enable font size to be increased / decrease easily from within your browser. To increase the font size in major browsers please see below:

  • Internet Explorer - select View, then Text Size from the browser's menu bar. Also select Tools, Internet Options, Accessibility, Ignore fonts.
  • Netscape - select View, Increase or Decrease Font from the browser's menu bar or press the Control key and the [ key together.
  • Opera - press the + or - (minus) key on your number pad

Access Keys

Our main navigation system makes use of access keys to allow users with restricted control or visibility to navigate through our site easily.

A list of access keys used are displayed below:

  • Alt h - Home
  • Alt 1 - News
  • Alt 2 - Photos
  • Alt 3 - Information
  • Alt 4 - In the Media
  • Alt 5 - History of the Line
  • Alt 6 - Membership
  • Alt 7 - Shop
  • Alt 8 - Links
  • Alt 9 - Contact

Using Access Keys

  • Internet Explorer 5+ (PC)
    Hold down the ALT key, press the number of the access key, release both keys then press ENTER
  • Internet Explorer 4 (PC)
    Hold down the ALT key and press the number of the access key
  • Internet Explorer 5+ (Mac)
    Hold down the CTRL key and press the number of the access key
  • Internet Explorer 4.5 (Mac)
    Access keys are not supported
  • Netscape 6 and earlier (PC and Mac)
    Access keys are not supported
  • Netscape 7 (PC)
    Hold down the ALT key and press the number of the access key
  • Firefox, Mozilla (PC)
    Hold down the ALT key and press the number of the access key
  • Firefox, Mozilla (Mac)
    Hold down the CTRL key and press the number of the access key
  • Safari and Omniweb (Mac)
    Hold down the CTRL key and press the number of the access key
  • Opera
    Hold down the Shift key and press Escape, release both keys, then press the number of the accesskey

Images

All images used on this website include the descriptive "alt" tags.

Links

Most links used on the site include an attribute to provide greater detail, unless the text of the link provides enough detail anyway.

if you have any questions regarding accessibility of our website, please contact us.

Make a Donation

If you would like to make a donation to help continue this brilliant project, please do so by clicking the button below. Your help is gratefully appreciated. All payments are processed securely by PayPal.

Become a Member

Membership Application FormWe always welcome new members.

Becoming a member helps support the project and gives you an opportunity to volunteer on the railway.

It is very easy to become a member of the Helston Railway. Simply sign up and pay online, or print off our application form, and return with a cheque.

Become a Member