Cavern Walks Shopping Centre

8 Matthew Street, Liverpool L2 6RE

0151 236 9082

www.cavernwalks.co.uk/

Guide Last Updated: 03/05/2017

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Access Guide

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

  • The venue is in a pedestrian area.

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

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest mainline station is Lime Street.

  • Monday 08:00 - 17:30.

  • Tuesday 08:00 - 17:30.

  • Wednesday 08:00 - 17:30.

  • Thursday 08:00 - 17:30.

  • Friday 08:00 - 17:30.

  • Saturday 08:00 - 18:00.

  • Sunday 11:00 - 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 Q Park.

  • The car park is located at Liverpool One.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

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

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • The photograph shows the pedestrianised area in Matthew Street outside the venue.

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  • This information is for the entrance located in Matthew Street.

  • 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 160cm (5ft 3in).

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

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

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

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

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  • This information is for the entrance located in Harrington Street.

  • 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 200cm (6ft 7in).

  • There are 2 identical entrances in this location.

  • One gives access to the ground floor and one to the 1st floor.

  • Access to either floor is via a steep ramp.

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

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

  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

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

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

  • This venue does play background music.

  • Music is played throughout the venue.

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

  • The lighting levels are bright.

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

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • 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 bright.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located in the central area of the buidling.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1.

  • The lift is 30m (33yd) from front and rear entrances.

  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.

  • The clear door width is 76cm (2ft 6in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 170cm x 210cm (5ft 7in x 6ft 11in).

  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.

  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.

  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does not have an audible announcer.

  • The controls for the lift are not within reach for a wheelchair user.

  • The controls are 100-155cm in height.

  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.

  • The lift controls do not have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is bright.

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  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is no signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 16m (17yd 1ft) from the lift.

  • This accessible toilet is located within the standard male and female toilets on the first floor.

  • There is level access to this accessible toilet.

  • This is by lift.

  • This is not a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.

  • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female toilet(s).

  • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located on the 1st floor, right as you exit the lift.

  • The female and male toilets are approximately 16m (17yd 1ft) from the lift.

  • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female and male toilets.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • Baby change facilities are located in the standard female toilet.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 86cm (2ft 10in).

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.

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

  • The ramp/slope is located leading to the toilets on the 1st floor.

  • The ramp/slope is steep.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

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

  • The width of the ramp/slope is 140cm (4ft 7in).

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  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • A bowl of water cannot be provided for an assistance dog.

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

  • This service cannot be requested.