Website accolades and success

Internet Crystal Mark for plain English

On Tuesday, 7 June 2022 this website was classed as reaching the Internet Crystal Mark. The council's website has now achieved the standard for the ninth consecutive year.

  • 2022 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2021 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2020 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2019 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2018 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2017 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2016 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2015 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark
  • 2014 - achieved the Internet Crystal Mark

The award shows our commitment to plain English throughout the website.

In undertaking the review, The Plain English Campaign looks at our website examining:

  • Language
  • Accessibility
  • Navigation
  • Design
  • Layout

More about the Plain English Campaign