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London Borough of Newham, GB upgrades its website to improve experiences for all users

London Borough of Newham, GB Website Upgrade User Improve


The council's website includes a BrowseAloud link on every page that activates text-to-speech features. Users save text size, font, and color adjustments to the website on the accessibility settings page. Newham's website uses descriptive alternate texts for images that are compatible with screen readers. Borough staffers reduced barriers to understanding text with frequent section headers and simplified language.

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London Borough of Newham, GB

London borough in England

United Kingdom



Website accessibility – Newham Council

We have consulted with residents with a range of accessibility needs in creating our website. Find out more about accessibility on the Newham Council website.

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