Catholic Chaplaincy

University of Glasgow, Turnball Hall, 13-15 Southpark Terrace, Glasgow G12 8LG

0141 339 4315

RCchaplaincy@glasgow.ac.uk

www.gla.ac.uk/services/catholicchaplaincy/

Guide Last Updated: 13/09/2013

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Access Guide

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

  • This venue is situated in Glasgow.

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

  • The nearest mainline station is Partick.

  • The nearest Underground Station is Hillhead.

  • The Catholic Chaplaincy is located in Southpark Terrace on the main campus.

  • Monday 07:00 - 23:00.

  • Tuesday 07:00 - 23:00.

  • Wednesday 07:00 - 23:00.

  • Thursday 07:00 - 23:00.

  • Friday 07:00 - 23:00.

  • Saturday Closed.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.

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

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • 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 patron does not have to cross a road.

  • There is a designated drop off point.

  • The drop off point is located within the car park.

  • Limited parking is available in the street outside the front of the building.

  • There are designated bays for disabled staff, students and visitors across the campus. Students and staff who are Blue Badge holders automatically receive a parking permit free of charge. Please see theUniversity of Glasgow parking notesfor further details.

  • 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 away from you (push).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 130cm (4ft 3in) 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 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

  • the first set of doors are held open whilst the venue is in use.

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  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located in front of the entrance.

  • There is / are 6 step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on the right going up.

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  • This information is for the entrance located off the car park.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open both ways.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

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

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The doors open both ways.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

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

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

  • The ramp or slope is located between the road and the car park entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is steep.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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

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  • There is level access to the service.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • This venue does play background music.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • The photograph shows the inside access into the chapel.

  • Level access is via the lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are 1-2-3-4.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The lighting level is bright.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep.

  • The steps do have handrails.

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

  • There is a landing.

  • The services on the floors which are not accessible are the priest's accommodation.

  • The services located on each floor are as follows:

  • 1st floor (Basement) - Standard Toilets.

  • 2nd floor - Main Entrance and Chapel.

  • 3rd floor - Main Hall: available for hire, used for various functions.

  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located at the rear of the foyer to the right.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are 1-2-3.

  • The lift is 24m (26yd) from accessible entrance.

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

  • The dimensions of the lift are 88cm x 88cm (2ft 11in x 2ft 11in).

  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.

  • The lift does not have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does not have an audible announcer.

  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.

  • The lift controls do not have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is low.

  • The lift has two very heavy sliding doors.

  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female toilets are located on the basement floor.

  • The female toilets are 36m (39yd) from the accessible entrance.

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

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • The male toilets are located on the basement floor.

  • The male toilets are 33m (36yd) from the accessible entrance.

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

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • Baby change facilities are not located within the venue.

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