Browser Options and Versions

You can use your browser options to change the way our web pages display. This lets you change the text size on the pages, change the colour of the text or background, or use your own stylesheet instead of ours.

Screen Resolution

We suggest minimum display settings for the pages are 800x600 and 16-bit colour (Medium or Thousands of Colours depending on your operating system). Please consult your computer's help files or supplier's instructions for setting your display options.

Within the website there are provided links to other websites, as assistance to the user. No responsibility is accepted for these linked websites. HFD Group cannot accept any responsibility for the content should this cause any offence to the user or be deemed to be inappropriate by the user.


Our website has been tested to ensure that we support a range of browser and operating system combinations.

Display Problems

Some of the features incorporated in the site may not work with earlier browser versions that do not support cascading style sheets. Please consult your browser help files and supplier information to ensure that your browser supports these.


You can translate any page from our website into a number of other languages by using the free facilities on the Babel Fish translation service on AltaVista Google translation service and other free translation services such as These translations are usually understandable but not perfect and there may be restrictions on the volume of text that can be translated at any one time.

Viewing Publications

All publications or documents included on this site are in PDF (Portable Document Format).

Portable Document Format (PDF) Documents

We have made every effort to make our PDFs as accessible as possible. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to be able to view a publication in PDF format. If you don't have Acrobat Reader, go to to download a free copy. It is possible to have a PDF converted to html by Adobe on their website - go to for a simple form to convert PDF to html.To use this facility, navigate to the document on our website that you want to convert, click on it and copy the url from the address bar at the top of your browser into the form. Although this type of conversion may be useful for some users, we cannot guarantee that documents will convert to html without problems.