Cumbernauld Shopping Centre

Central Way, Town Centre, Cumbernauld, North Lanarkshire G67 1NE

01236 451 869

vince@gatehousepm.co.uk

www.cumbernauldshoppingcentre.co.uk

Guide Last Updated: 13/04/2018

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Access Guide

  • Monday 08:15 - 18:30.

  • Tuesday 08:15 - 18:30.

  • Wednesday 08:15 - 18:30.

  • Thursday 08:15 - 20:00.

  • Friday 08:15 - 18:30.

  • Saturday 08:15 - 18:30.

  • Sunday 11:00 - 17:00.

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

  • The nearest National Rail station is Cumbernauld.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is located 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 is/are 10+ designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 350cm x 470cm (11ft 6in x 15ft 5in).

  • The nearest designated bay is 20m (21yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • The furthest designated bay is 70m (76yd 1ft) from the 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 between the car park and the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

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

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

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

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 370cm x 450cm (12ft 2in x 14ft 9in).

  • 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 between the car park and the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

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

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the upper car park.

  • There is level access into the venue.

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

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

  • This entrance gives access to the shopping centre from the Upper Car Park via the lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-Upper Car Park.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium (11cm - 17cm).

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The stairs are located between the main entrance first and second set of doors.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located just beyond the entrance.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are Shopping Centre - Upper Car Park.

  • The lift is 2m (2yd 7in) from the Upper Car Park - Front Entrance.

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

  • The clear door width is 90cm (2ft 11in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 110cm x 210cm (3ft 7in x 6ft 11in).

  • There are 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 within 120cm from the floor.

  • The lift does have Braille markings.

  • The lift does have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

  • The lift gives access to the shopping centre from the upper car park.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the upper car park.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

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

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in) wide.

  • This entrance gives access to the shopping centre from the upper car park.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

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

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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

  • The ramp does have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

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  • There is level access into the venue.

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

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

  • This entrance gives access to the shopping centre from Cumbernauld Town Centre.

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  • This information is for the entrance located leading from the town centre into the shopping centre.

  • There is level access into the venue.

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

  • The doors are double width.

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

  • This entrance gives access to the shopping centre from Cumbernauld Town Centre.

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  • There is level access to the service.

  • This venue does play background music.

  • Music is played throughout the shopping centre.

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

  • The lighting levels are varied.

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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 head and foot of the escalators are not clearly marked.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located leading from the ground floor to the first floor.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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

  • The ramp does have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

  • The ramp can be used to overcome the escalator.

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  • Monday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Thursday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Friday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Saturday 09:00 - 17:30.

  • Sunday 12:00 - 16:00.

  • There is a member of staff located in the toilet concierge office.

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

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

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

  • The accessible toilet is 50m (54yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • The accessible toilet is located along the ground floor concourse of the shopping centre.

  • There is level access to the accessible toilet.

  • 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 concierge toilet office next to the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens inwards.

  • The door is locked by a locking handle.

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

  • The door weight is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 205cm x 205cm (6ft 9in x 6ft 9in).

  • 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 130cm (4ft 3in).

  • 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 in the cubicle.

  • The emergency alarm is fully functional.

  • It is not a push button style of alarm.

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a coat hook.

  • 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 not mirrors.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 46cm (1ft 6in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The hand dryer is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • The hand dryer is 120cm (3ft 11in) high.

  • There is not a towel dispenser.

  • 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 cannot 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.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the accessible toilet.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 85cm (2ft 9in).

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  • Standard toilet facilities are available.

  • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located along the ground floor concourse of the shopping centre.

  • The female and male toilets are approximately 50m (54yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

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

  • Lighting levels are medium.

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  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents are not available in Braille.

  • Documents are not available in large print.

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.

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