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St Johns Shopping Centre

125 St Georges Way, Liverpool , Merseyside , L1 1LY

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Opening Times

  • Monday 09:00 - 17:30.
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:30.
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30.
  • Thursday 09:00 - 20:00.
  • Friday 09:00 - 17:30.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 17:30.
  • Sunday 10:00 - 17:00.

Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Liverpool.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Liverpool Lime Street.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is not free for all users.
    • The car park is at the side of the venue.
    • The car park type is multi storey.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There are 12 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 300cm x 480cm (9ft 10in x 15ft 9in).
    • The nearest designated bay is 7m (22ft 12in) from the lift.
    • The furthest designated bay is 19m (21yd) from the lift.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user unaided.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • The patron does not have to cross a road.
    • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.
    • The maximum height is 198.
  • Comments View
    • The designated parking is located on level 1a. .

Other Floors (Car Park)

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-1a-2-2a-3-3a-4-4a.
    • There are 8 steps between floors.
    • The lighting level is medium.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is not a landing.
  • Comments View
    • The ground and 1st floors are the lower and upper levels of the shopping centre, all other levels are located in the car park. .

Lift (The Car Park)

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located in the car park.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1-1a-2a-3a-4a.
  • The lift is 8m (26ft 3in) from New Charlotte Street entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The dimensions of the lift are 90cm x 145cm (2ft 11in x 4ft 9in).
  • The clear door width is 85cm (2ft 9in).
  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does not have an audible announcer.
  • The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.
  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.
  • The lift controls do have tactile markings.
  • Comments View
    • The lower level is labelled as ground.
    • The upper level is labelled as 1st floor.
    • The remaining floors are used to access the car park.

Outside Access (New Charlotte Street)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Roe Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.
  • Second set of doors View
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are also 2 sets of double doors that open towards you, 160cm in width.
    • This entrance opens into the lower level. .

Outside Access (St. Johns Way)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Elliot Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are also 4 sets of double doors that open towards you, 160cm in width.
    • This entrance opens into the lower mall. .

Outside Access (Houghton Way)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Houghton Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are 3 sets of automatic doors available at this entrance.
    • There is also one double door that opens towards you, 160cm in width.
    • This entrance opens into the lower mall. .

Outside Access (Williamson Square)

  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • Second set of doors View
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

Level Change (Williamson Square)

  • Access between the Williamson Square entrance and the shopping centre is via escalator. .

Outside Access (Charlotte Way)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Elliot Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are 3 sets of automatic doors available at this entrance. .

Outside Access (Market Way)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Lime Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 175cm (5ft 9in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are 2 sets of automatic doors available.
    • This entrance opens directly into the upper level. .

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Music is played throughout the general public areas.
  • Lighting levels are varied.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • Customers cannot charge scooters or wheelchairs at the venue.

Other Floors (Shopping Centre)

  • Escalators View
    • Escalator(s) can be used to access other floors.
    • The floors which are accessible by escalator are G-1.
    • The escalators steps are not clearly marked.
    • The head and foot of the escalators are clearly marked.
    • The lighting level is bright.

Lift (Shopping Centre)

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located off Dawson Way.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1.
  • The lift is 29m (32yd) from Houghton Way entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The dimensions of the lift are 140cm x 160cm (4ft 7in x 5ft 3in).
  • The clear door width is 115cm (3ft 9in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does have an audible announcer.
  • The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.
  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.
  • The lift controls do not have tactile markings.
  • Comments View
    • The lower level is labelled as ground floor.
    • The upper level is labelled as 1st floor. .

Accessible Toilet

  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The accessible toilet is 26m (28yd) from the New Charlotte Street entrance.
    • The accessible toilet is located to the left when entering the shopping centre.
    • There is level access to the accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex toilet.
    • A key is required for the accessible toilet.
    • The key is a radar key.
    • The key can be obtained from a member of security.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is locked by a locking handle.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 90cm (2ft 11in).
    • The door is heavy.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 140cm x 170cm (4ft 7in x 5ft 7in).
    • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
    • The lateral transfer space is 65cm (2ft 2in).
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • There is a functional emergency alarm available.
    • It is not a push button style of alarm.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
    • There is not a coat hook.
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall mounted rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
    • There are mirrors in the accessible toilet.
    • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).
    • There is not a hand dryer.
    • There is a towel dispenser.
    • The towel dispenser can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The towel dispenser is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The towel dispenser is 110cm (3ft 7in) high.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The toilet roll holder is 110cm (3ft 7in) high.
    • There is a sink.
    • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.
    • Lighting levels are medium.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilets are available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • The female toilets are located to the left as you enter the shopping centre.
    • The female toilets are 26m (28yd) from the New Charlotte Street entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet.
    • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilets are located to the left as you enter the shopping centre.
    • The male toilets are 30m (33yd) from the New Charlotte Street entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the male toilet.
    • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located adjacent to the standard toilets.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 90cm (2ft 11in).
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.

Restaurant Bar Internal (Food Court )

  • Once inside, there is level access to the service.
  • Some tables are permanently fixed.
  • Some chairs are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs have armrests.
  • The nearest table is 20m (22yd) from the New Charlotte Street entrance.
  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 70cm (2ft 4in).
  • The distance between the floor and the highest table is 70cm (2ft 4in).
  • Comments View
    • The dining area has a raised section, access is via 3 deep steps with a handrail in the middle. .

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents are not available in Braille.
  • Documents are not available in large print.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • Staff are Text Relay aware.
  • Children are welcomed at the venue.
  • The venue part of any local or national disability are not initiatives.