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Route Plan - Main Visitor/Accessible Car Park to the Main Entrance

Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH

Access Guide

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From the Main Visitors'/Accessible Car Park to the Pedestrian Crossing

  • From the car park areas follow the marked walkway across the pedestrian crossings within the car park.
  • The walkway surface is tarmac.
  • Follow the walkway on to the next pedestrian crossing which crosses the road, nearest to the vehicle barriers, and continue straight ahead towards the hospital.
  • The walkway surface is even.

Pedestrian Crossing

  • As you reach the main car park crossing there are 2 bollards leaving a gap of 123cm.
  • There is tactile paving at the dropped kerb for the crossing.
  • The crossing markings have started to fade.
  • The road surface is tarmac and even.
  • There is a dropped kerb on the other side of the crossing with tactile paving.

Pedestrian Crossing to the Main Hospital Entrance

  • Once over the pedestrian crossing the slabbed pavement is uneven and has a moderate slope down to the main hospital entrance which is approximately 60m away.
  • Just in front of the main hospital entrance is a small easy slope where the pavement slabs end and the entrance to the main hospital begins.