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Cwmbran Centre - Caradoc Road Car Park

Cwmbran Centre, Cwmbran, NP44 1PB

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Getting Here

Getting Help and Assistance

  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language. Please phone the venue in advance for more information.
  • Guest Services Associates do receive training in escorting visually impaired people.
  • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
  • There is a designated place of safety which can be used by people with dementia, autism or learning disabilities.
  • A place of safety is available in the Shopping Centre Management Offices.
  • The venue does not offer a quiet shopping experience.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are not available.
  • There are mobility aids available.
  • The mobility aids available include wheelchairs, motorised wheelchairs, tri wheel walkers, mobility scooters, walking sticks and walking frames.
  • To obtain mobility aids please contact Torfaen Community Transport.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own parking facilities.
  • The car park is located off Caradoc Road.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • There is a/are Blue Badge parking bay(s) available.
  • The Blue Badge bay(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • There is/are 5 designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) surveyed are 250cm x 480cm (8ft 2in x 15ft 9in).
  • There is not a 120cm marked zone around the Blue Badge parking bay(s).
  • The dimensions of other designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) vary in size.
  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • Clearly marked/signposted parent and child parking bays are available.
  • All parking spaces are provided on a first come first served basis.
  • There are additional car parks for staff and visitors.
  • There are 6 additional car parks located around the perimeter of the Cwmbran Centre.
  • There are no parking charges for the car park.
  • Parking is free for visitors of the venue.
  • 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 dropped kerbs.
  • The entrance is clearly visible from the car park.
  • The surface on the approach to the entrance is tarmac and block paving.
  • There is a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
  • There is tactile paving on dropped kerbs between the car park and the entrance.
  • The nearest designated Blue Badge parking bay is approximately 10m (10yd 2ft) from the North Walk access point.
  • There is not a/are not clearly marked drop-off point(s).

Approach (North Walk)

  • The surface of the approach is block paving.
  • There is a/are fixed bollard(s) on the approach.
  • The minimum width between the bollards/wall is 140cm.
  • The bollard(s) does/do not have a good colour contrast to prevent them being hazardous to visually impaired people.
  • There is a ramp/slope on the approach.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent, has a slight gradient.

Access Point (North Walk)

  • This information is for the access point located opposite the Caradoc Road Car Park.
  • This access point gives access to North Walk.
  • The access point is clearly signed.
  • This access point sign says 'North Walk'.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
  • There are bollards at this access point.
  • The minimum width between the bollards is 140cm.
  • The bollards do not have an identification band to aid visually impaired people.
  • The ramp/slope is located on the pathway leading to the access point.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.