Ascot Heath Library

Fernbank Road, North Ascot, Berkshire SL5 8LA

01344 884 030

ascotheath.library@bracknell-forest.gov.uk

www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk/libraries

Guide Last Updated: 29/05/2021

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Access Guide

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest National Rail station is Ascot.

  • Monday 09:30 - 13:00.

  • Monday 14:00 - 19:00.

  • Tuesday 14:00 - 17:00.

  • Wednesday Closed.

  • Thursday 09:30 - 13:00.

  • Thursday 14:30 - 19:00.

  • Friday 14:00 - 17:00.

  • Saturday 09:30 - 12:30.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.

  • The car park is located at the front of the venue.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.

  • There is/are 2 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 210cm x 340cm (6ft 11in x 11ft 2in).

  • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 6m (6yd 1ft) from the main entrance.

  • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 7m (7yd 1ft) from the main entrance.

  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user unaided.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The bell is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.

  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.

  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (away from you).

  • The automatic doors are push pad activated.

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The width of the door opening is 107cm (3ft 6in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open(s) automatically.

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The width of the door opening is 100cm (3ft 3in).

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  • The desk/counter is 3m (3yd 10in) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.

  • The desk/counter is medium height (77cm - 109cm).

  • The desk/counter has a low (76cm or lower) section.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

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  • There is level access to the service(s).

  • Motorised scooters are not allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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  • This library does not have a regular supply of books in Braille.

  • This library does have a regular supply of books in large print.

  • This library does have a regular supply of books in audio format.

  • There is an ordering service.

  • The library does have computers with accessible software.

  • Auxiliary aids are not available for computer users.

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  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents are not available in Braille.

  • Documents can be requested in large print.

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.

  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.

  • This service cannot be requested.