Cardigan Fields

Kirkstall Road, Leeds LS4 2DG

0113 263 2018

info@x-leisure.co.uk

www.cardiganfields.co.uk

Guide Last Updated: 12/06/2017

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Access Guide

  • There are various venue's situated throughout the leisure park. For more information please refer to the Cardigan Fields website.

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

  • The opening times of the individual venues do vary.

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.

  • This venue is situated in Leeds.

  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

  • The nearest National Rail station is Leeds.

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

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is located within the centre of the leisure park.

  • 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 10+ Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 370cm x 474cm (12ft 2in x 15ft 7in).

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

  • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.

  • 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 a designated drop off point.

  • The drop off point is located beside the Cinema and the Bowling Alley.

  • Blue Badge bays are located throughout the car park.

  • There are 10+ Parent and Child Bays.

  • Not all dropped kerbs have tactile paving.

  • This information is for the entrance located on Kirkstall Road.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • There are no doors at this entrance.

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

  • The ramp/slope is easy.

  • There are a number of ramps/slopes on route from the road to the leisure park.

  • The ground surface is block paved.

  • There is a dropped kerb with tactile paving.

  • There are bollards on the route.

  • The width between the bollards is 154cm.

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the venue, joining Cardigan Fields and the Leeds Industrial Museum.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.

  • The width of the door opening is 183cm (6ft).

  • There is a second set of doors.

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.

  • The width of the door opening is 183cm (6ft).

  • There is a small raised threshold in the doorway.

  • There are bollards on route to the entrance.

  • The width between the bollards is 119cm.

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

  • The ramp/slope is located between both sets of gates, on the bridge.

  • The ramp/slope is steep.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

  • The ramp does have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

  • This information is for the entrance located between Virgin Active and LaserZone.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 148cm (4ft 10in).

  • There is a small raised threshold in the doorway.

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

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

  • The ramp/slope is easy.

  • The desk/counter is 1m (3ft 3in) from the Security Office and Enquiries entrance.

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

  • The desk/counter is high (110cm+).

  • The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.

  • The desk/counter is staffed.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • There is not a bell to attract attention.

  • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the desk/counter.

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

  • This venue does not play background music.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

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

  • The type of flooring in walkways and corridors is carpet.

  • There is a Nature Trail / Riverside Walk.

  • The pathways are made up of a gravel surface.

  • The pathways have some easy, moderate & steep ramps / slopes.

  • The pathways are uneven.

  • There are no seats / benches on the Nature Trail / Riverside Walk.

  • There are some dropped kerbs on the route.

  • There are roads to cross which are created by the car park.

  • At each crossing point in the car park there is tactile paving.

  • There are some bollards at the crossing points.

  • The minimum width between the bollards is 150cm.

  • The paths are block paved.

  • There are many dropped kerbs. Most of which have tactile paving.

  • There are a number of easy ramps / slopes throughout the leisure park.

  • Lighting levels throughout the leisure park are varied.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in the public areas of the leisure park.

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

  • Many of the venues within the leisure park have their own accessible toilets.

  • Standard toilets are not available.

  • Many of the venues within the leisure park have their own standard toilets.

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Staff do not receive deaf awareness training.