Accessibility statement for St John the Evangelist, Killingworth

This accessibility statement applies to the website at

This website is run by the team at St John the Evangelist. Killingworth. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts using browser or device settings
  • zoom in up to 400% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using a keyboard or speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible this website is

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1 AA standard, due to the exemptions listed below.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

  • The booking forms for christenings, weddings and funerals accessed from the Family Occasions page do not comply with WCAG guidelines. We are unable to rectify this because they are hosted on a third party website over which we have no control.
  • you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text

Feedback and contact information

If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact the vicar by emailing them, or by calling them on 0191 268 0271.

If you cannot view the map on our ‘contact us’ page, call or email us at for directions.

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Equality Act 2010. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

St John’s Killingworth is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the the Equality Act 2010.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 1st February 2024. It was last reviewed on 1st February 2024.

This website was last tested on 1st February 2024 against the WCAG 2.1 AA standard.

The test was carried out by Jackie Latham of Jackdaw Web Design. The most viewed pages were tested using Axe Dev Tools and the NVDA screen reader.