Adelphi Street, Preston, Lancashire PR1 7BE
01772 201 201
Guide Last Updated: 13/03/2018
Services / facilities within the building include the Vice Chancellor's reception, staff offices, lecture theatres, financial services and seminar rooms.
Monday 07:30 - 18:00.
Tuesday 07:30 - 18:00.
Wednesday 07:30 - 18:00.
Thursday 07:30 - 18:00.
Friday 07:30 - 18:00.
The venue is situated within the centre of the campus.
This venue is situated in City Campus Preston.
The venue is situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
The nearest mainline station is Preston.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
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 located at the back of the building.
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 1 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 400cm x 500cm (13ft 1in x 16ft 5in).
Designated parking bays are clearly marked.
The nearest Blue Badge bay is 27m (29yd 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 not have tactile paving.
There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is level access into the venue.
The main door(s) open(s) automatically.
The door(s) is / are double.
The width of the door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in).
The desk/counter is 8m (8yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
The lighting levels are bright.
The desk/counter is medium height (77cm - 109cm).
The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
The desk/counter is staffed.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
There is level access to the service(s).
There is a hearing assistance system.
The system is a portable loop.
Staff are trained to use the system.
This venue does not play background music.
The lighting levels are varied.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
Customers cannot charge scooters or wheelchairs at the venue.
There are not designated spaces for wheelchair users.
Wheelchairs are left with the patron.
A companion may sit with you.
Companions sit next to you.
It is 14m (15yd 11in) from the designated seating area to the nearest accessible toilet.
This venue does not provide audio described performances.
There is a hearing assistance system.
The hearing system is a fixed loop.
Staff are trained to use the hearing system.
The rows suitable for hearing loops are all.
There is a wheelchair to borrow.
To borrow a wheelchair,please contact building staff.
Concessions are not available.
Assistance dogs are allowed in the auditorium.
The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2.
There are 15+ steps between floors.
There are manual, heavy, double doors to access the stairwell from the first floor upwards.
The lighting levels are low.
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.
There is a lift for public use.
The lift is located on the right as you enter.
The lift is a standard lift.
The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1-2.
Wall mounted information boards are provided at lift landings.
The lift is approximately 10m (10yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
The dimensions of the lift are 105cm x 140cm (3ft 5in x 4ft 7in).
The clear door width is 80cm (2ft 7in).
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 lift does have a hearing loop system.
The lift does not have Braille markings.
The lift does have tactile markings.
The controls for the lift are within 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
The lighting level in the lift is medium.
There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is Braille, tactile and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the main entrance.
The accessible toilet is located to the right as you enter.
There is level access to this accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a locking handle.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 88cm (2ft 11in).
The door is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 150cm x 200cm (4ft 11in x 6ft 7in).
There is not a clear 150cm x 150cm manoeuvring space in the accessible toilet.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
The lateral transfer space is 80cm (2ft 7in).
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 pull cord alarm in the cubicle.
The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is a/are female sanitary disposal units.
There is a/are coat hook(s).
The coat hook is not within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.
Wall-mounted grab 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 is a mirror.
Mirrors are not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 44cm (1ft 5in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
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 wash basin.
The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
The toilet seat colour contrast is poor.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are bright.
Standard toilet facilities are available.
There are male and female standard toilets facilities on all floors.