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Texaco Petrol Station - M1 - Leeds Skelton Lake Services - EXTRA

M1 - Leeds Skelton Lake Services - Extra, M1 Junction 45, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS9 0AS

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COVID-19 Information

  • The information in this section was taken in October 2020.
  • There are separate doors for entering and exiting.
  • There are two identical automatic double doors at the front of the forecourt shop, with the door on the right used as the entrance and the door to the left used as the exit.
  • There is not a member of staff available at the entrance.
  • There is hand sanitiser available at the entrance.
  • The hand sanitisers are free standing.
  • The height of the hand sanitiser is 109cm.
  • Hand sanitisers are available inside the venue.
  • There is a limited number of people allowed inside.
  • There is a Track and Trace system in place.
  • There is a one-way system throughout.
  • The one-way system is clearly marked/signed.
  • There is clear signage inside to help with social distancing.
  • There are protective clear screens located at tills/counters.
  • Customer toilets are available.

Getting Here

  • The services are located off junction 45 of the M1 motorway.
  • There is Blue Badge parking, electric vehicle points and standard parking available.
  • Blue Badge and parent and child parking is available at the petrol station.
  • There is coach parking to the far left of the main services building.

Petrol Station Summary

  • This petrol station is open 24 hours.
  • There is a member of staff available for help and assistance.
  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language.
  • British Sign Language interpreters cannot be provided on request.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
  • There is not a portable hearing assistance system.
  • Payment at the petrol station during the day can be made in the shop.
  • Payment at the petrol station during the night can be made in the shop.
  • For the M1 - Leeds Skelton Lake Services - EXTRA AccessAble Access Guide please click here (new tab).

Parking

  • Parking View
    • The car park is located at the front of the forecourt shop.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • Clearly marked/signposted parent and child parking bays are not available.
    • All parking spaces are provided on a first come first served basis.
    • Additional parking is available outside the hotel.
  • Blue Badge Parking View
    • There is a/are Blue Badge parking bay(s) available.
    • There is not signage available to direct users to the Blue Badge parking bays .
    • There is/are 2 designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The Blue Badge bay(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The dimensions of the designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) surveyed are 230cm x 480cm.
    • The Blue Badge parking bays have a marked zone to both sides and rear.
    • The marked zones around the Blue Badge parking bay(s) have at least the recommended width of 120cm .
  • Paying View
    • Parking charges apply after a limited time.
    • Free parking for all users is limited to 3 hours.
    • Payment signs are provided.
    • Payment signs are clearly presented.
    • Payment signs are located at the payment machines in the building.
    • Payment term signs do make it clear if parking charges apply to Blue Badge holders.
    • Payment for parking charges is made at a payment machine.
    • Payment machines are located inside the building, at the rear of the shop.
    • There is a payment machine at a convenient height for wheelchair users.
    • There is a level turning space (minimum 185cm x 210cm) in front of the payment machine(s).
  • Access from the Car Park View
    • Pedestrian walkways are not available in the car park.
    • The nearest designated Blue Badge parking bay is approximately 2m from the main entrance.
    • The entrance is clearly visible from the Blue Badge parking bay(s).

Petrol Station Forecourt

  • Staff are able to provide assistance at the pumps.
  • Customers usually make staff aware they need assistance by beeping their car horns or waving.
  • It is not possible to pay at the pump.
  • The height of the fuel pump nozzle slot is 100cm.

ATM(s)

  • The ATM(s) is/are located at the front of the forecourt shop to the left.
  • The ATM(s) is/are 6m from the main entrance.
  • The controls/screen heights vary between 90cm and 125cm.
  • There is not a lowered ATM available.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the forecourt shop.
    • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
    • This entrance is signed with 'Deli - Costa Express'.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance.
    • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) automatically.
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The width of the door opening is 153cm.
    • There are bollards at this entrance.
    • The minimum width between the bollards is 100cm.
    • The height of the bollard(s) is 108cm.
    • The bollards do not contrast visually with the paving but have an identification band.
    • There is a/are hand sanitiser(s) in this area.
    • The height of the hand sanitiser(s) is/are 109cm.
    • There is an identical door to the left of the shop that is being used as the exit at the moment, this door can be seen on photograph number 4.

Shop

  • Circulation View
    • The majority of aisle widths are 150cm+.
    • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • There are mats in aisles that might be perceived as holes.
    • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in the majority of walkways.
    • The lighting levels are moderate to good.
    • Background music is played throughout this area.
    • There are hand sanitisers.
    • The height of the hand sanitiser(s) is/are 109cm.
  • Till(s) View
    • The till(s) is/are located to the left of the shop.
    • There is step-free access to the till(s).
    • There is a clear unobstructed route to the till(s).
    • The till(s) is/are clearly signed.
    • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors at/behind the till(s).
    • The till(s) is not/are not placed in front of a plain background.
    • The lighting levels at the till(s) are good.
    • The chip & pin card machines are accessible from the till(s).
    • There is not a cashback option at the till(s).
    • The height of the till(s) is/are 110cm.
    • There is a lowered section at the till(s).
    • The height of the lowered section is 73cm.
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the lowered section of the till(s).
    • There is not a hearing assistance system at the till(s).

Eating / Drinking (Deli Area)

  • Service and Menus View
    • There is a buffet counter and a self service counter.
    • Customers choose products from the counters and pay at the deli counter.
    • Staff can bring food and/or drinks to tables.
    • The type of food served here is hot and cold snacks.
    • Plastic/takeaway cups are available.
    • Adapted cups are not available.
    • Adapted cutlery is not available.
    • Drinking straws are not available.
    • Background music is played throughout this area.
    • There is not a hearing assistance system.
    • There is a/are hand sanitiser(s) in this area.
    • The height of the hand sanitiser(s) is/are 109cm.
  • Service Counter View
    • The height of the counter is 96cm.
    • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
    • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors at/behind the counter.
    • The counter is placed in front of a plain background.
    • There is a moveable card machine available for payment.
    • The lighting levels are good.
  • Self-Service Counter View
    • The height of the self-service counter is 111cm.
    • The height of the lowered section at the counter is 108cm.
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the lowered section of the counter.
  • Seating Area View
    • There is step-free access throughout.
    • There is sufficient space for a wheelchair user to use the seating area.
    • The majority of tables are accessible to wheelchair users.
    • In this area there are high tables and high stools available.
    • Chairs are not permanently fixed to the floor.
    • Tables are not permanently fixed to the floor.
    • The standard height for the underside of tables is 108cm.
    • There is flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • The lighting levels are moderate to good.

Accessible Toilet (Left Transfer)

  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.
  • Location and Access View
    • This accessible toilet is located to the right as you enter the shop.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 12m from the entrance.
    • There is step-free access to the accessible toilet.
    • This is a shared toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The contrast between the external door(s) and wall(s) is good.
    • The door(s) open(s) outwards.
    • The door(s) is/are easy to open.
    • The door is locked by a lever twist.
    • The width of the accessible toilet opening is 89cm.
    • The contrast between the internal door(s) and wall(s) is good.
    • The door has a horizontal grab rail.
    • The contrast between the horizontal grab rail and internal door(s) is poor.
  • Toilet Features View
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 175cm x 334cm.
    • The accessible toilet does have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm.
    • The lighting levels are moderate to good.
    • The lighting is permanent.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 100cm.
    • The transfer space is obstructed by a sanitary bin.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is a spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
    • There is a/are wall-mounted grab rail(s) available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a horizontal wall-mounted grab rail on the opposite side of the seat to the transfer space.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.
    • There is an emergency pull cord alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.
    • There is a red flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are sanitary disposal units.
    • There is a/are coat hook(s).
    • There are coat hooks in the toilet at 123cm and 133cm from the floor.
  • Additional Fixtures View
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is not a colostomy bag shelf next to the toilet.
    • The toilet has a cistern.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm.
    • The toilet seat contrast is good.
    • 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).
    • The height of the toilet roll holder is 92cm.
    • The contrast between the toilet roll holder and the wall is fair.
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin and tap(s) can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • The height of the wash basin is 73cm.
    • There are vertical wall-mounted grab rails on both sides of the wash basin.
    • The contrast between the wash basin wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever mixer.
    • There is a wall fixed soap dispenser.
    • The wall fixed soap dispenser can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the wall fixed soap dispenser is 87cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The height of the hand dryer is 95cm.
    • The contrast between the hand dryer and the wall is fair.
    • There is not a hand sanitiser.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Toilet Facilities View
    • The female and male toilets are located to the right as you enter.
    • There is step-free access to the toilet(s).
    • The toilet(s) is/are approximately 12m from the entrance.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet entrance.
    • The contrast between the external toilet door(s) and wall(s) is good.
    • The contrast between the internal toilet door(s) and wall(s) is good.
    • It was not possible to access the male toilet.
    • An ambulant toilet cubicle is not available.
    • The height of the wash basin(s) is 81cm.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is push.
    • Lighting levels are moderate to good.
    • The lighting is permanent.
    • There is not a hand sanitiser.

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