Change background colours

Some people find certain text and background colour combinations difficult to read, while others prefer to always have a specific colour such as white text on a black background. In either case it is easy to set your own colours from within your web browser.

Please select one of the following:

Changing colours in Firefox

Changing colours in Internet Explorer

Changing colours in Chrome

Changing colours in Opera

These instructions relate to the latest version of the most popular web browsers used to access the Portal. For help with other browsers and operating systems please visit the BBC's accessibility help website.