Hempstead in Essex
Resting place of William Harvey and Sir Eliab Harvey and birthplace of Dick Turpin

Accessibility Statement

Accessibility statement for www.hempstead-essex.org.uk

This accessibility statement applies to the website of Hempstead village in north-west Essex at www.hempstead-essex.org.uk.

Hempstead village is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with Public Sector Bodies (Website and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

General information

This site uses common web conventions.
This site uses clear and simple language which is easy to understand.
This site does not use flashing elements.
This site uses standard HTML.


This site is not able to fully meet with the requirements of the 2018 regulations as complying with accessibility regulations would be a ‘disproportionate burden’.


This site uses clear font and background colours which should be viewable by anyone with colour deficient vision. Colours can be adjusted using web browser controls.

Font size

This site uses clear, legible fonts for all text and headings. Font style and font sizes can be adjusted using web browser controls.


This site can be used without having to view graphics or images. All relevant images have alt text descriptions.

Site Navigation

All pages throughout the site follow a consistent pattern and are accessible using only the keyboard.


The accessibility of this site is under constant review.