Savoy Centre

140 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3DH

01413 339 507

alan@savoycentre.com

Guide Last Updated: 06/10/2017

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Access Guide

  • Monday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Thursday 09:00 - 18:00.

  • Friday 09:00 - 18:00.

  • Saturday 09:00 - 18:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

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

  • The nearest National Rail station is Glasgow Central.

  • The nearest underground station is Buchanan.

  • 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 Q-Park Sauchiehall Street.

  • The car park is located on Bath Street.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.

  • The dimensions of the standard marked parking bays are 230cm x 550cm (7ft 7in x 18ft 1in).

  • Standard marked parking bays are located on Hope Street.

  • The multi-storey car park has Blue Badge bays but no concessions for Blue Badge holders.

  • There are nine Blue Badge bays in Cambridge Street 150m from the Sauchiehall Street entrance.

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  • This information is for the entrance located on Sauchiehall Street.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • There are no doors at this entrance.

  • The width of the door opening is 450cm (14ft 9in).

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • The ramp does not have handrails.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the side of the building on Hope Street.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 83cm (2ft 9in).

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is steep.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • The ramp does not have handrails.

  • The width of the ramp/slope is 73cm (2ft 5in).

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.

  • The step(s) is/are located in front of the entrance.

  • There is/are 7 step(s) to the area/service.

  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.

  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.

  • The step(s) is/are deep (18cm+).

  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).

  • The handrail(s) is/are on the left going up.

  • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the side of the building on Hope Street.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 73cm (2ft 5in).

  • This entry is not suitable for wheelchair access.

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  • This information is for the entrance located to the rear of the building.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) both ways.

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 161cm (5ft 3in).

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is steep.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • The ramp does not have handrails.

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  • This information is for the entrance located to the rear of the building.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) both ways.

  • The door(s) is / are double (with one leaf locked).

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 72cm (2ft 4in).

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.

  • The step(s) is/are located immediately beyond the entrance.

  • There is/are 15+ step(s) to the area/service.

  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are medium.

  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.

  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).

  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).

  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.

  • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).

  • The ramp descends to the ground floor. The stairs rise to the first floor.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear at first floor level over Renfrew Street.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is / are double (with one leaf locked).

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 78cm (2ft 7in).

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  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.

  • The step(s) is/are located on Renfrew Street rising to the road bridge entrance.

  • There is/are 15+ 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 medium height (11cm - 17cm).

  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).

  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp/slope is located on the bridge at the top of the steps.

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.

  • The step(s) is/are located at the rear of the venue at the Renfrew Road bridge.

  • There is/are 8 step(s) to the area/service.

  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are medium.

  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.

  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).

  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).

  • The handrail(s) is/are in the centre.

  • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).

  • There is another similar ramp at the other end of the bridge at the doors.

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  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp/slope is located to the right as you enter the main entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

  • The ramp does have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

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  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The steps are deep (18cm+).

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • These steps are located to the left at the top of the ramp.

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  • Escalator(s) can be used to access other floors.

  • The floors which are accessible by escalator are G-1.

  • The escalators steps are not clearly marked.

  • The foot and head of the escalators are not clearly marked.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The escalators up and down are located at the top of the main entrance ramp.

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  • There is not a lift for public use.

  • If required the service lift can be used with a member of staff between the ground floor and the first floor.

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

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • This venue does play background music.

  • Music is played throughout the centre.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • The lighting levels are varied.

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  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.

  • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 50m (54yd 2ft) 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 required for the accessible toilet.

  • The key is not a radar key.

  • The key can be obtained from the stores next to the toilet or centre staff.

  • The door opens inwards.

  • The door is locked by a sliding bolt.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 86cm (2ft 10in).

  • The door is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 165cm x 264cm (5ft 5in x 8ft 8in).

  • 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 93cm (3ft 1in).

  • 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 an emergency alarm.

  • The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is a/are female sanitary and general domestic waste disposal units.

  • 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 a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • The shelf is not higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a mirror.

  • Mirrors are not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).

  • 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 a towel dispenser.

  • The towel dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The towel dispenser is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • 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 cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The wash basin is placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The height of the wash basin is 89cm (2ft 11in).

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

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  • Standard toilet facilities are available.

  • Lighting levels are low.

  • Lighting levels are low.

  • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located at the rear left of the venue.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female and male toilets.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

  • There are additional.

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  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • 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.