Union Street, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1AL
01257 515 151
Guide Last Updated: 11/01/2018
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest National Rail station is Chorley.
Monday 08:45 - 17:00.
Tuesday 08:45 - 17:00.
Wednesday 08:45 - 17:00.
Thursday 08:45 - 17:00.
Friday 08:45 - 17:00.
The venue does not have its own car park.
There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
The name of the car park is The Flat Iron.
The car park is located Union Street.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is level access into the venue.
The main door(s) open automatically.
The doors are double width.
The door opening is 177cm (5ft 10in) wide.
There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
The ramp or slope is moderate.
The ramp or slope is permanent.
There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
The ramp does not have handrails.
There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
The step(s) is/are located to the left as you face the entrance.
There is / are 3 step(s) to the area / service.
There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
The step(s) is / are clearly marked.
The step(s) is / are shallow.
The steps do have handrails.
The handrails are in the centre.
The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).
The desk is 15m (16yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
There is level access to reception from the entrance.
The reception desk is high (110cm+).
The desk does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
The lighting levels are bright.
There is level access to the service.
There is a hearing assistance system.
The system is a fixed loop.
Staff are trained to use the system.
This venue does not play background music.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
The lighting levels are bright.
There is not a lift for public use.
The lift is located to the right as you enter.
The lift is a standard lift.
The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1.
The lift is 6m (6yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
The clear door width is 78cm (2ft 7in).
The dimensions of the lift are 110cm x 140cm (3ft 7in x 4ft 7in).
There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
The lift does have an audible announcer.
The controls for the lift are within 120cm from the floor.
The lift does not have Braille markings.
The lift does have tactile markings.
The lighting level in the lift is medium.
There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is approximately 23m (25yd 6in) from the main entrance.
The accessible toilet is located at the rear of the venue.
There is level access to this accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a twist lock.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 86cm (2ft 10in).
The door is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 157cm x 190cm (5ft 2in x 6ft 3in).
There is sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
The lateral transfer space is 96cm (3ft 2in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is lever.
There is a mixer tap.
There is not an emergency alarm.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
There is not a mirror.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 46cm (1ft 6in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is not a towel dispenser.
There is a toilet roll holder.
The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is a wash basin.
The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is fair.
The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are medium.
Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
Documents can be requested 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 generally on duty.
This service cannot be requested.
Home visits / services are not available.