Stockbridge Village Library

The Withens, Stockbridge Village, Knowsley, Merseyside L28 1AB

0151 443 2501

stockbridge.library@knowsley.gov.uk

www.knowsley.gov.uk/residents/libraries/find-your-local-library

Guide Last Updated: 11/01/2018

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Access Guide

  • Monday 10:00 - 17:00.

  • Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00.

  • Wednesday Closed.

  • Thursday 10:00 - 13:00.

  • Friday 10:00 - 17:00.

  • Saturday 10:00 - 13:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue is in a pedestrian area.

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

  • The nearest National Rail station is Huyton.

  • 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 Stockbridge Village Community Centre Car Park.

  • The car park is located in front of the Community Centre, on The Withens.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.

  • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 360cm x 600cm (11ft 10in x 19ft 8in).

  • On street Blue Badge parking is located on The Withens.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • There are a further 6 Blue Badge bays to the right of the community centre.

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

  • There is level access into the venue.

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

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 110cm (3ft 7in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 154cm (5ft 1in).

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

  • There is level access into the venue.

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

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 111cm (3ft 8in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 152cm (4ft 12in).

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  • This information is for the entrance located in Stockbridge Leisure Centre.

  • There is level access into the venue.

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

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

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 80cm (2ft 7in).

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  • This information is for the entrance located in the entrance foyer of Stockbridge Village Primary School.

  • There is level access into the venue.

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

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

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 80cm (2ft 7in).

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

  • This venue does not play background music.

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

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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  • The desk/counter is 11m (12yd 1in) from the Stockbridge Village Library 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.

  • There is a touch screen.

  • The touch screen is not at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.

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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 not have computers with accessible software.

  • Auxiliary aids are not available for computer users.

  • There are chairs and desks available within the library.

  • The chairs do not have armrests.

  • The height of the desks is 68cm.

  • There are stools and a sofa.

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  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

  • The nearest accessible toilet is located within Stockbridge Leisure Centre.

  • Standard toilet facilities are not available.

  • The nearest standard toilets are located within Stockbridge Leisure Centre.

  • 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.

  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.

  • The assistance dog toilet area is located on the grassed areas surrounding the building.

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

  • This service can be requested.

  • Home visits / services are available.