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ODEON - Beckenham

High Street, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 1DY

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Introduction

  • General Information View
    • The cinema can be found at the Beckenham War Memorial roundabout, at the junction of Rectory, Beckenham and Croydon Road.
  • Cinema Information View
    • The cinema has 6 screens in total.
    • Screens 3, 4 and 5 has/have step-free access.
    • Screen 5 has/have ramped access.
    • Screens 1, 2 and 6 has/have stepped access.
    • There are 3 screens with designated seating for disabled visitors.
    • The screen(s) with designated seating is/are located on the ground floor.
    • The screens with designated seating include; Screens 3, 4 and 5.
    • There is not a premium large screen format (isense) available.
    • Advanced bookings are available.
    • Concessions are available.
    • Tickets are free for companions/carers.
    • Visitors can use the Cinema Exhibitors Association Card at the cinema.
    • Films are rotated between screens.
    • Assistance dogs are welcomed in the cinema screens.
  • Additional Information View

Audio Description, Subtitles and Autism Friendly

  • Audio Description and Screen Hearing Enhancement System View
    • Films can be audio described.
    • Infrared systems are used for the audio description.
    • The equipment used has dual channel capability; one channel provides audio description, the other provides hearing enhancement for the film soundtrack.
    • The body packs/headsets/neck loops are used for both channels.
    • The audio description equipment is collected from the ticket counters in the foyer.
    • Staff are trained to issue equipment.
    • All screens is/are used for audio description.
  • Subtitled Screenings View
    • Some subtitled screenings are available.
    • There is/are a minimum of 3 subtitled screening(s) per week.
    • The number of subtitled screenings vary each week, please contact the cinema for more information.
    • Subtitled screenings are available on various days of the week.
    • Subtitled screenings are available at a mixture of peak and off-peak times.
    • All screens can be used for subtitled screenings.
  • Autism Friendly Screenings View
    • Some autism friendly screenings are available.
    • There is/are a minimum of 1 autism friendly screening(s) per month.
    • Autism friendly screenings are available on weekends only.
    • Autism friendly screenings are available at a mixture of peak and off-peak times.
    • Screens 3, 4, 5 and 6 is/are used for autism friendly screenings.
    • Advertisements or trailers are played before autism friendly screenings.
    • Autism friendly screenings start at the advertised performance time.
    • There is a large white clock within the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • There is large, clear directional signage to the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • There is pictorial signage to the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • The lighting levels in the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings are turned up a little.
    • The sound levels in the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings are turned down.
    • Site routing maps and screen seating plans are available.
    • There is not a quiet area available within the cinema.
    • Guests can bring their own food and drink into the screen(s).
    • Carers/parents/companions can visit the cinema in advance to familiarise themselves with the surroundings.

Getting Here

  • The cinema is located on the A222 High Street.
    The cinema is a 10 to 15 minute drive from Bromley, Penge, Catford, Sydenham, West Wickham and South Norwood, or a 25 minute drive from Lewisham, Croydon, Orpington and Woolwich.
  • The cinema has its own car park, operated on behalf of ODEON by London Parking Solutions.
  • There is a bus stop within 150 metres of the cinema.
  • There are bus stops available on High Street, approximately 100m from the cinema.
    There are buses available to Crystal Palace, Penge, Elmers End and Lower Sydenham.
  • For more information on Transport for London Buses please click here (opens new tab).
  • The nearest Railway Station is Clock House.
  • Clock House Station is approximately 0.4-0.5 miles (9-11 minute walk) from the cinema via Beckenham Road/A234 or Beckenham Road/A234 and Westfield Road.
    There is not step-free access to platforms at this station.
    The nearest station with step-free access to all platforms is Beckenham Junction, approximately 0.5-0.6 miles (9-11 minute walk) away via either The Drive, Rectory Road/A2015 or the A2015 and High Street/A222.
    There are direct services available to London Blackfriars, London Bridge, London Victoria, Orpington and Bromley South from Beckenham Junction.
  • For more information on Clock House Station please click here (opens new tab).
  • For more information on Beckenham Junction Station please click here (opens new tab).
  • The nearest tram stop is Beckenham Junction.
  • Beckenham Junction Tram Stop is approximately 0.4 miles (8-9 minute walk) from the cinema via either The Drive or Rectory Road/A2015.
    There is step-free access at this tram stop.
    There are direct services available to Wimbledon.
  • For more information on Beckenham Junction Tram Stop please click here (opens new tab).

Getting Help and Assistance

  • Help and Assistance View
    • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language, please phone the venue in advance for more information.
    • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include; large print on request, Makaton on request and different languages on request.
    • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
    • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
    • There are not mobility aids available.
  • Additional Contact Details View
    • The telephone number for the Disability & Accessibility Helpline is 0800 138 3315.
    • The textphone number for the Disability & Accessibility Helpline is 18001 0808 1560 609.
    • The telephone number for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is 01244 526 016.
    • The textphone number for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is 18001 01244 526 016.
    • The email address for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is [email protected].
    • The website for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is https://www.ceacard.co.uk.

Parking (ODEON Car Park - Operated by London Parking Solutions)

  • The cinema does have its own parking facilities.
  • The car park is located off The Drive, at the rear of the cinema.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.
  • The maximum height of the restriction barrier is 210cm (6ft 11in).
  • The car park does not have a barrier control system.
  • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • There is a/are Blue Badge parking bay(s) available.
  • The Blue Badge bay(s) markings are faded.
  • There is/are 4 designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) surveyed are 360cm x 490cm (11ft 10in x 16ft 1in).
  • There is not a 120cm hatched zone around the Blue Badge parking bay(s).
  • Clearly marked/signposted parent and child parking bays are not available.
  • All parking spaces are provided on a first come first served basis.
  • There are parking charges for the car park.
  • Payment signs are provided.
  • Payment signs are clearly presented.
  • Payment signs are located throughout the car park.
  • Payment term signs do make it clear if parking charges apply to Blue Badge holders.
  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
  • Payment machines are located at the front of the car park.
  • There is a payment machine at a convenient height for wheelchair users.
  • There is not a level turning space (minimum 185cm x 210cm) in front of the payment machine(s).
  • 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 uneven surfaces.
  • The entrance is not clearly visible from the car park.
  • The route from the car park to the entrance is not clearly signposted.
  • The surface on the approach to the entrance is tarmac.
  • There is a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
  • There is no tactile paving on dropped kerbs between the car park and the entrance.
  • The nearest designated Blue Badge parking bay is approximately 36m (39yd 1ft) from the accessible entrance.
  • There is not a/are not clearly marked drop-off point(s).

Approach (Accessible Entrance)

  • The surface of the approach is block paving.
  • The approach surface is uneven in places.
  • There is step-free access on the approach.
  • Comments View
    • The approach to the accessible entrance is on the junction where Rectory Road meets High Street.

Outside Access (Accessible Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the left side of the building, on Rectory Road.
  • The entrance area/door is not clearly signed.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
  • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
  • There is a dark mat or floor marking at this entrance that might be perceived as a hole.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).
  • The main automatic door(s) is/are push pad or push button activated.
  • The push pad or push button is 82cm from floor level.
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • The ramp/slope is located on the left as you face the entrance.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on the right going up.

Approach (Main Entrance)

  • The surface of the approach is block paving.
  • The approach surface is uneven in places.
  • There is a ramp/slope on the approach.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent, has a slight gradient.
  • Comments View
    • The slope runs downhill from High Street passing the cinema and then into Rectory Road.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building, on High Street.
  • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
  • There is stepped access at this entrance.
  • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
  • There is a dark mat or floor marking at this entrance that might be perceived as a hole.
  • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • The step(s) is/are located in front of the entrance.
  • There is/are 3 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do not cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.

Foyer

  • Cinema Foyer View
    • The cinema foyer is located ahead as you enter via the accessible entrance.
    • There is step-free access to the cinema foyer.
    • There is step-free access throughout the foyer.
    • The type of flooring in the foyer is carpet and vinyl.
    • There is some flooring in the foyer which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in all corridors/walkways.
    • The lighting levels are varied.
    • Wayfinding signage is available.
    • The nearest seating is located to the right as you enter via the accessible entrance.
    • The foyer does play background music.
    • There is a self service ticket machine.
    • The self service ticket machine is at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.
    • The self service ticket machines are located on the wall to the right as you enter via the accessible entrance and on the left as you enter via the main entrance.
  • Ticket Counter(s) View
    • There is a/are ticket counter(s) within the foyer.
    • The counter(s) is/are located on the right as you enter via the accessible entrance, before the stairs for Screens 1 and 2.
    • The nearest counter is approximately 14m (15yd 11in) from the accessible entrance.
    • The counter(s) is/are clearly visible from the entrance.
    • There is step-free access to the counter(s).
    • There is a clear unobstructed route to the counter(s).
    • There are not windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the counter(s) which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The counter(s) is/are not placed in front of a background which is patterned.
    • The lighting levels at the counter(s) are varied.
    • The height of the counter(s) is/are 116cm.
    • There is not sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter(s).
    • There is a/are lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • The height of the lowered section(s) at the counter(s) is 84cm.
    • There is not sufficient space to write or sign documents on the lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the low/lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • The counter(s) is/are staffed.
    • Clipboards can be provided to anyone who is unable to use the counter(s).
    • There is a hearing assistance system at the counter(s).
    • The type of system is a fixed loop.
    • The hearing assistance system is signed.
    • Staff are trained to use the hearing system.
  • Food and Drink Counter(s) View
    • There is a/are food/drink counter(s) within the foyer.
    • The counter(s) is/are located on the left as you enter via the accessible entrance.
    • The nearest counter is approximately 10m (10yd 2ft) from the accessible entrance.
    • The counter(s) is/are clearly visible from the entrance.
    • There is step-free access to the counter(s).
    • There is a clear unobstructed route to the counter(s).
    • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the counter(s) which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The counter(s) is/are not placed in front of a background which is patterned.
    • The lighting levels at the counter(s) are varied.
    • The height of the counter(s) is/are 116cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter(s).
    • There is a/are lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • The height of the lowered section(s) at the counter(s) is 100cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the low/lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • Clipboards can be provided to anyone who is unable to use the counter(s).
    • There is a hearing assistance system at the counter(s).
    • The type of system is a fixed loop.
    • The hearing assistance system is signed.
    • Staff are trained to use the hearing system.
    • Plastic/takeaway cups are available.
    • Drinking straws are available.
    • There are menu boards/signs available.
    • Menus are not available in Braille.
    • Menus are available in large print.
    • Picture menus are available.
    • Menus are clearly written.
    • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
    • Staff can bring food/drink to screens if required.
    • Tickets cannot be purchased from the food/drink counter(s).

Eating and Drinking (Ben & Jerry's)

  • The following information is for the food and drink counter.
  • The food and drink counter is located in the foyer, to the right of the food & drink counter.
  • There is step-free access to the food and drink counter.
  • Food and/or drinks are ordered from the service counter.
  • The height of the counter is 116cm.
  • There is a lowered section of the counter.
  • The height of the lowered section at the counter is 100cm.
  • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the low/lowered section of the counter.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The system is a fixed loop.
  • The hearing assistance system is signed.
  • Staff are trained to use the hearing system.
  • There is step-free access within the food and drink area.
  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • This area does play background music.
  • The type of flooring in this area is vinyl.
  • There are menu boards/signs available.
  • Menus are not available in Braille.
  • Menus are available in large print.
  • Picture menus are available.
  • Menus are clearly written.
  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
  • The type of food served here is ice cream.
  • The lighting levels are varied.
  • Comments View
    • There are no tables and chairs available for Ben & Jerry's.

Getting Around

  • There is step-free access throughout the ground floor.
  • There are doors in corridors/walkways which have to be opened manually.
  • The type of flooring in corridors/walkways is carpet and vinyl.
  • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are provided in some corridors/walkways.
  • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in the majority of corridors/walkways.
  • The lighting levels are varied.
  • Access to other floors/levels is via stairs.
  • Wayfinding signage is provided.
  • The colour, design and typeface of signs is consistent throughout the building.
  • Dementia friendly signage is provided.
  • There is not a designated place of safety which can be used by people with dementia, autism or learning disabilities.
  • This venue does play background music in public areas.
  • Music is played throughout the corridors.

Other Floors (Foyer to Screens 1, 2 and Standard Toilets)

  • Stairs can be used to access other floors.
  • The stairs are for public use.
  • The stairs are located in the foyer, next to the ticket counter.
  • The stairs are approximately 15m from the accessible entrance.
  • The stairs are clearly visible from the entrance.
  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G, 1, 2.
  • There are 15+ steps between floors.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • There is a landing.
  • Clear signs indicating the facilities on each floor are provided on landings.
  • The lighting levels at the steps are good.
  • The service(s) on the floors which are not accessible is/are Screens 1, 2 and the Screen 1 standard toilets.

Screen (Screen 1)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 1.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor.
  • There is stepped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row E (front of the screen).
  • There is/are 12 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do not cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
  • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
  • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, just after Screen 4.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located either side of the seats (against wall) and in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 29 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The handrail(s) is/are wall mounted.
    • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
    • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
    • Handrails are easy to grip.
    • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • There is/are 0 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.

Step(s) (Screen 1 to Foyer Exit Only Steps)

  • There is a/are step(s) located in Row E of Screen 1.
  • The step(s) is/are used to access the foyer from Screen 1.
  • There is/are 15+ step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.

Step(s) (Screen 1 - Female Standard Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) located in Screen 1, next to seat 36 in Row E.
  • The step(s) is/are used to access the standard female toilets.
  • There is/are 8 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on the right going up.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do not cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.

Step(s) (Screen 1 - Male Standard Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) located in Screen 1, opposite the entrance and the start of Row E.
  • The step(s) is/are used to access the male standard toilets.
  • There is/are 12 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on the left going up.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do not cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.

Standard Toilet(s) (Screen 1 - Standard Female and Male Toilets)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located in Screen 1.
  • There is stepped access to the female toilet(s).
  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
  • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located in Screen 1.
    • There is stepped access to the male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • There is not a lowered urinal available.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.

Screen (Screen 2)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 2.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor.
  • There is stepped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 115cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row H (middle of the screen).
  • There is/are 3 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
  • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
  • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, just after Screen 4.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • There are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low.
    • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • There is/are 7 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • There is/are 0 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.

Counter (Guest Service Point)

  • The counter is located just before the ramp leading to Screens 3, 4, 5 and 6.
  • The counter is approximately 14m (15yd 11in) from the accessible entrance.
  • The counter is clearly visible from the entrance.
  • There is step-free access to the counter.
  • There is a clear unobstructed route to the counter.
  • There are no windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the counter which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
  • The counter is not placed in front of a background which is patterned.
  • The lighting levels at the counter are good.
  • Counter View
    • The height of the counter is 110cm.
    • There is not sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter.
    • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
    • The counter is staffed.
    • Clipboards can be provided to anyone who is unable to use the counter.
    • There is not a hearing assistance system at the counter.
    • This counter is the Guest Service Point. Tickets are checked here before entering the screen(s).

Ramp(s) or Slope(s) (Foyer to Screens 3 to 4 Corridor)

  • There is a ramp/slope located in the foyer, between the ticket counter and the food and drink counter.
  • The ramp/slope is used to access Screens 3, 4, 5 and 6.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are good.

Screen (Screen 3)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 3.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the right, in the Screens 3 and 4 corridor.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row G (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, just after Screen 4.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • There are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low.
    • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • There is/are 4 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row G, at the rear of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 15m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 1 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Screen (Screen 4)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 4.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the right, in the Screens 3 and 4 corridor.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row H (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, just after Screen 4.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located either side of the seats (against wall).
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • There are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low.
    • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • There is/are 4 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The handrail(s) is/are wall mounted.
    • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
    • Handrails do not cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
    • Handrails are easy to grip.
    • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row H, at the rear of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 16m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Standard Toilet(s) (Screens 3 and 4 Corridor - Standard Female Toilets)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located opposite Screen 4.
  • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 25m (27yd 1ft) from the accessible entrance.
  • There is step-free access to the female toilet(s).
  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
  • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.

Accessible Toilet(s) (Screens 3 and 4 Corridor)

  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • This accessible toilet is located beyond Screen 4.
  • This accessible toilet is approximately 27m (29yd 1ft) from the accessible 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 door opens outwards.
  • The door is heavy.
  • The door is self-closing.
  • The door is locked by a lever twist.
  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 88cm (2ft 11in).
  • The door has a horizontal grab rail.
  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 175cm x 230cm (5ft 9in x 7ft 7in).
  • The accessible toilet does have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm.
  • The toilet has a non-slip floor.
  • There is a lateral transfer space.
  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
  • The lateral transfer space is 105cm (3ft 5in).
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • The transfer space is obstructed by the female sanitary waste bin.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is not a spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is an emergency alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are female sanitary, non-infectious waste and general domestic waste disposal units.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
    • 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.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is not a shelf next to the toilet.
    • The toilet has a cistern.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 44cm (1ft 5in).
    • 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 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin cannot 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 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the right hand side of the wash basin.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • Taps have clear markings to indicate hot and cold settings.
    • There is a soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 95cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The height of the hand dryer is 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is poor.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are good.
    • Baby changing facilities are located within the accessible toilet.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 84cm (2ft 9in).

Ramp(s) or Slope(s) (Screens 5 to 6 Corridor and the Standard Male Toilets)

  • There is a ramp/slope located in the corridor between Screens 4 and 5.
  • The ramp/slope is used to access Screens 5 to 6 and the standard male toilets.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are good.

Screen (Screen 5)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 5.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the right, in the corridor.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 115cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row A (front of the screen).
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on the right going up.
  • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low.
  • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
  • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated during screenings.
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, just after Screen 4.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 12 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The handrail(s) is/are fixed to the floor.
    • The handrail(s) is/are on the left going up.
    • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
    • Handrails do not cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
    • Handrails are easy to grip.
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row A, at the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 5m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Standard Toilet(s) (Screens 5 and 6 Standard Male Toilets)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located on the left just after Screen 5.
    • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 39m (42yd 1ft) from the accessible entrance.
    • There is step-free access to the male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • There is not a lowered urinal available.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • There is a lowered wash basin available.
    • The height of the lowered wash basin is 80cm.
    • There are no vertical wall-mounted grab rails at the lowered wash basin.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.

Screen (Screen 6)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 6.
  • This information is for the entrance located at the end of the Screens 5 and 6 corridor.
  • There is stepped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row L (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, just after Screen 4.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 9 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • There is/are 0 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.

Emergency Refuge Point (Screens 5 and 6 Corridor)

  • The emergency refuge point is located in the corridor next to Screen 5 on the ground floor.
  • The refuge point(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The corridor leading to the refuge point has a minimum width of 90cm.
  • The door leading to the refuge point does not have a minimum width of 85cm.
  • The refuge point has clear minimum dimensions of 90cm x 140cm.
  • There is not an Evac Chair available at the refuge point(s).
  • There is a voice communication system available at the refuge point(s).
  • There is not a chair available at the refuge point(s).