Plymouth Pavilions - Ice Rink

Millbay Road, Plymouth, Devon PL1 3LF

01752 936 363

enquiries@plymouthpavilions.com

www.plymouthpavilions.com

Guide Last Updated: 17/05/2018

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Access Guide

  • Monday 07:00 - 21:30.

  • Tuesday 07:00 - 19:30.

  • Wednesday 07:00 - 19:30.

  • Thursday 07:00 - 19:30.

  • Friday 07:00 - 20:00.

  • Saturday 07:00 - 17:30.

  • Sunday 07:00 - 17:30.

  • The opening times given include time allocated for private ice skating lessons and club sessions.

  • Please contact Plymouth Pavilions for detailed information on general public skating times.

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

  • The nearest mainline station is Plymouth.

  • 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 type is open air/surface.

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

  • There are 5 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 330cm x 470cm (10ft 10in x 15ft 5in).

  • The nearest designated bay is 94m (103yd) from the main entrance.

  • The furthest designated bay is 103m (113yd) 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 slopes/ramps.

  • 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 not have tactile paving.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

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

  • There is a designated drop off point.

  • The drop off point is located at the front of the building.

  • There is a dropped kerb from the drop off point.

  • There is not tactile paving on the dropped kerb.

  • The photographs show the Blue Badge bays and the drop off point respectively.

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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 doors open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

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

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The doors open away from you (push).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 156cm (5ft 1in) wide.

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

  • The ramp or slope is located leading from the pavement to the entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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  • The desk/counter is 5m (5yd 1ft) from the main entrance.

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

  • The desk/counter is low (76cm or lower).

  • The lighting levels are bright.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

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

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • This venue does play background music.

  • Music is played within the ice rink.

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

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The ice rink is situated on the lower ground floor of the building.

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

  • There are 10 steps between floors.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do not have handrails.

  • There is a landing.

  • The lighting level is medium.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located at the side of the rink.

  • The lift is a platform lift.

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

  • The lift is 45m (49yd) from main entrance.

  • Staff do need to be notified for use of the lift.

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

  • The dimensions of the lift are 80cm x 125cm (2ft 7in x 4ft 1in).

  • There are separate entry and exit doors in the lift.

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

  • The lift controls do not have tactile markings.

  • There is a moderate ramp into the lift.

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  • There are standard changing rooms available.

  • The standard changing room is 89m (97yd) from the main entrance.

  • The standard changing room is 34m (37yd) from the reception desk.

  • The standard changing room is 25m (27yd) from the ice rink.

  • The standard changing rooms are located at the rear of the ice rink.

  • There is not level access to the standard changing rooms.

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  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located leading down to the changing room.

  • There is / are 4 step(s) to the area / service.

  • Lighting levels at the steps are medium.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

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

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

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

  • The accessible toilet is 11m (12yd) from the platform lift.

  • The accessible toilet is located at the side of the ice rink.

  • There is level access to the accessible toilet.

  • This is by lift.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a twist lock.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 84cm (2ft 9in).

  • The door is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 130cm x 190cm (4ft 3in x 6ft 3in).

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

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

  • The lateral transfer space is 65cm (2ft 2in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is not a mixer tap.

  • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.

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

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is a coat hook.

  • The coat hook is not within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.

  • Wall mounted rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on the left.

  • 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 45cm (1ft 6in).

  • There is not a hand dryer.

  • 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 can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink is placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The sink is 83cm (2ft 9in) high.

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is fair.

  • 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 fair.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • The baby change facilities are located within the accessible toilet.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 84cm (2ft 9in).

  • The photographs show the female and male toilets respectively.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female and male toilets are located within the changing area.

  • The female and male toilets are 40m (44yd) from the main entrance.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • The photographs show the female and male toilets respectively.

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  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents are not available in Braille.

  • Documents are not available in large print.

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