QE Gateshead is committed to making the information and resources on this website accessible to all users. We always aim to follow good practices for web usability.

If you encounter any accessibility issues with this website, please let us know by emailing us at

This website incorporates accessibility features as standard. These are located at the very top of the page above the main menu. This website is BrowseAloud enabled. If you have not already downloaded the software, click the BrowseAloud link.

This website also provides a range of display options. These options are enabled when one of the “A”  buttons are clicked from the navigation at the top of the page

QE Gateshead endeavours to meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG).

You are able to change your browser settings to enable you to have a pleasant experience exploring our web site. We would recommend you use the latest version of the browser. The popular browsers in the United Kingdom are;

Microsoft's Internet Explorer - Download the latest version from here
Mozilla Firefox - Download the latest version from here

If you are an Apple Macintosh user, then we would recommend Safari - Download the latest version from here

Within the options on these browsers it is possible to configure your web experience to improve the accessibility and browsing experience to better suite your needs. Please refer to the manufactures help files for details on how to customise these settings.

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In emergencies dial 999 / Non-emergencies dial 111

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