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Lister Park

North Park Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 4NR

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Introduction

  • Comments View
    • The coffee shop could not be survey on the day of the visit.
    • There are toilets facilities within the coffee shop.

Opening Times (Lister Park)

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Opening Times (Boating Pavilion and Coffee Shop)

  • The venue has seasonal opening times.

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Frizinghall.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located to the right off the roadway, ahead as you enter the vehicular entrance.
    • 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 3 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 450cm x 230cm (14ft 9in x 7ft 7in).
    • 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 not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There are also standard parking bays along the path to the left and right of the vehicular entrance.
    • These bays are marked widthways only
    • The bays are 210cm wide.

Outside Access (Vehicular Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located in North Park Road.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There are no doors at this entrance.
    • The width of the door opening is 380cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located at the approach to the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.

Outside Access (Princes Gate Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located in North Park Road.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are single width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the door opening is 140cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located just beyond the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • Comments View
    • There is a similar gate to the left.

Outside Access (Oak Lane Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located in Oak Lane.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are single width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the door opening is 210cm.
  • Comments View
    • There is another gate to the right.
    • This gate has a medium step without handrails in front of it.

Outside Access (Keighley Road Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located in Keighley Road.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are single width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the door opening is 170cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located beyond the steps.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • Step(s) View
    • The step(s) is/are located just beyond the entrance.
    • There is/are 5 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are 17cm.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The handrail(s) is/are on the left going up.
    • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
    • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
    • Handrails are easy to grip.
    • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • Comments View
    • There is a similar stepped entrance further along Keighley Road.

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have tarmac surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are slight and steep slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.
  • Comments View
    • There are several sets of steps throughout the park.
    • The steps range from 3 to 15+.
    • None of the steps have handrails.
    • The steps can be avoided by using the slopes throughout the park.

Children's Play Area

  • This area is located close to the boating lake.
  • There is an entrance at each end of the play area.
  • Each entrance is single and heavy.
  • The gates open away from you (push).
  • The gates are 1005cm wide.
  • There are various climbing frames, swings and see saws.
  • The surface of the play area is soft non slip mat.
  • Some of the surfaces are damaged and uneven.

Restaurant Bar Internal (Boating Pavilion Coffee Shop)

  • The following information is for the café.
  • Once inside, there is not level access to the service.
  • Full table service is not available.
  • Food or drinks are ordered from the counter.
  • Food or drinks cannot be brought to the table.
  • No tables are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 75cm (2ft 6in).
  • Menus are hand held only.
  • Menus are not available in Braille.
  • Menus are not available in large print.
  • Menus are clearly written.
  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
  • The type of food served here is hot and cold snacks.

Level Change (Boating Pavilion - Coffee Shop)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front of the coffee shop entrance and leading to the and boating lake.
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.

Boating Pavillion

  • The ticket counter is located to the right of the coffee shop.
  • This counter is 93cm high.
  • There is a shallow unmarked step and a slight slope leading to the boarding area.

Accessible Toilet

  • The nearest facility is located within the coffee shop.
  • At the time of survey (July 2018) it was not possible to survey the facility.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • The nearest facility is located within the coffee shop.
  • At the time of survey (July 2018) it was not possible to survey the facility.