12 Woodland Road

University of Bristol, 12 Woodland Road, Bristol, City of Bristol BS8 1UQ

0117 954 6755



Guide Last Updated: 04/09/2018

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Access Guide

  • Services / facilities within the building include the Faculty of Social Sciences and Law - Policy Studies; Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences - seminar rooms, meeting room and staff offices.

  • Monday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Thursday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Friday Closed.

  • Saturday Closed.

  • Sunday Closed.

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

  • This venue is situated in Bristol.

  • The nearest National Rail station is Clifton Down.

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

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

  • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.

  • Standard marked parking bays are located on Woodland Road, in front of the building.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • The standard on street parking is pay and display, with a 3 hour maximum stay.

  • It is free for Blue Badge holders.

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building, off Woodland Road.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

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

  • The doors are single width.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The door opening is 72cm (2ft 4in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

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

  • The doors are single width.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The door opening is 104cm (3ft 5in) wide.

  • A UCard is required to use this entrance.

  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.

  • The step(s) is / are located in front of the entrance.

  • There is / are 5 step(s) to the area / service.

  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.

  • The step(s) is / are not clearly marked.

  • The step(s) is / are deep.

  • There is also a moderate step in front of the second door.

  • There is level access to the service.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The system is a fixed loop.

  • Staff are trained to use the system.

  • The hearing loop is fitted in the ground floor seminar rooms (shown in the photographs).

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are B-G-1-2.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep (18cm+).

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on the right going up.

  • There is a landing.

  • The services / areas on the floors which are not accessible are a meeting room, staff offices and the male toilet.

  • The stairs between floors 1 and 2 have handrails on both sides.

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

  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female toilets are located opposite the main entrance.

  • The female toilets are 6m (6yd 1ft) from the main entrance.

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

  • Lighting levels are medium.

  • The male toilets are located on the first floor.

  • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the male toilet.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents can be requested in Braille.

  • Documents can be requested in large print.

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

  • This service can be requested.

  • This building does not have fire alarm strobes.

  • There is not level egress from the ground floor.

  • There is not an evacuation chair for the building.

  • There is not an evacuation lift for the building.