Xscape

602 Marlborough Gate, Milton Keynes MK9 3XS

0871 200 3220

www.xscape.co.uk/milton-keynes

Guide Last Updated: 19/11/2014

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Access Guide

  • Monday 06:30 - 00:00.

  • Tuesday 06:30 - 00:00.

  • Wednesday 06:30 - 00:00.

  • Thursday 06:30 - 02:00.

  • Friday 06:30 - 02:00.

  • Saturday 06:30 - 02:00.

  • Sunday 06:30 - 00:00.

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

  • This venue is situated in Milton Keynes.

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

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

  • The nearest mainline station is Milton Keynes Central.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is not free for all users.

  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.

  • The car park is at the front of the venue.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.

  • There are 10+ designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 510cm x 350cm (16ft 9in x 11ft 6in).

  • The nearest designated bay is 30m (33yd) from the Xscape main entrance.

  • The furthest designated bay is 100m (109yd) from the Xscape main entrance.

  • 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 dropped kerbs.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.

  • The patron does have to cross a road.

  • The road is generally quiet.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • There is also similar parking available at the rear of Xscape.

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

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open away from you (push).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 210cm (6ft 11in) wide.

  • This door is push pad operated.

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 180cm (5ft 11in) wide.

  • The door is push pad operated.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the venue.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open automatically.

  • The doors are single width.

  • The door opening is 110cm (3ft 7in) wide.

  • The door is push pad operated and opens towards you.

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  • There is level access to the service.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • This venue does not play background music.

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

  • Lighting levels are varied.

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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 medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The lighting level is medium.

  • 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 head and foot of the escalators are clearly marked.

  • The lighting level is medium.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located in the centre of the venue.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

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

  • The lift is 50m (55yd) from main entrance.

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

  • The clear door width is 110cm (3ft 7in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 130cm x 158cm (4ft 3in x 5ft 2in).

  • 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 not have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does have an audible announcer.

  • The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.

  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.

  • The lift controls do have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is bright.

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  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

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

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

  • The accessible toilet is 15m (16yd) from the lift.

  • The accessible toilet is located on the first floor.

  • There is level access to the accessible toilet.

  • This is by lift.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is required for the accessible toilet.

  • The key is a radar key.

  • The key can be obtained from the management suite.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a locking handle.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 85cm (2ft 9in).

  • The door is light.

  • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 195cm x 200cm (6ft 5in x 6ft 7in).

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.

  • The lateral transfer space is 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is twist/turn.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.

  • It is tied up and out of reach (higher than 10cm (0ft 4in) from floor).

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is a coat hook.

  • The coat hook is within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.

  • Wall mounted 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 are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 42cm (1ft 5in).

  • There is not a hand dryer.

  • 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 sink.

  • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink 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 grab rails and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female and male toilets are located on the first floor.

  • The female and male toilets are 20m (22yd) from the lift.

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

  • This is by lift.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • Baby change facilities are located next to the toilets.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 100cm (3ft 3in).

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

  • This is by lift.

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  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

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

  • Staff are not Text Relay aware.