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Strand S-2.18

Strand Building, Strand Campus, The Strand, London, WC2R 2LS

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Lecture Theatre(s)

  • Directional and locational signage for the lecture theatre(s) is available in upper and lower case lettering that is clearly visible.
  • The corridor outside the lecture theatre(s) is sufficiently wide enough (150cm+) to allow wheelchair users to pass.
  • There is not step free access into the lecture theatre(s).
  • There is/are 3 deep (18cm+) step(s) for access to the lecture theatre(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked and has/have a handrail on the right leading in.
  • The door opening width(s) is/are 75cm+ for the lecture theatre(s).
  • The door(s) for the lecture theatre(s) is/are not push pad activated.
  • There are no designated spaces for wheelchair users within the lecture theatre(s).
  • There is not space for an assistance dog.
  • There is not step free access to the speaker's area at the front of the lecture theatre(s).
  • There are 4 deep steps leading down to the speaker's area from the Lecture Theatre entrance on level -3.
  • There is staggered seating within the lecture theatre(s).
  • The steps to the staggered seating do have handrails.
  • The steps have handrails which are wall mounted on either side of the room.
  • There is a hearing assistance system for the lecture theatre(s).
  • There is some fixed furniture within the lecture theatre(s).
  • There is not sufficient space for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre within the lecture theatre(s).
  • The clear floor space beneath tables in the lecture theatre(s) ranges between 65cm and 66cm.
  • A height adjustable table/bench is not available.
  • Floor coverings in the lecture theatre(s) are even with no trip hazards.
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    • There are two designated seats for ambulant disabled people available, with level access from the Lecture Theatre entrance on level -3 (Photos 7 & 8).