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Car Park E

The University of Manchester, Cecil Street, Manchester, M13 9PL

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Introduction

  • The car park is for permit holders and visitors.
  • Visitors pay on entry to the car park into the machine located next to the gatehouse.
  • Permit holders use a swipe card entry system.

Location

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

Outside Access (Main Pedestrian Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of Mansfield Cooper Building.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • The door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

Outside Access (Cecil Street Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located by the vehicle entrance and exit.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • The door opening is 81cm (2ft 8in) wide.

Level Change (Cecil Street Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the left and the right of the entry barriers.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • Lighting levels are low.

Level Change (Inside Access)

  • There are moderate and easy slopes throughout the car park.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • There are 4 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 450cm x 450cm (14ft 9in x 14ft 9in).
  • The nearest designated bay is 6m (19ft 8in) from the pedestrian entrance.
  • The furthest designated bay is 16m (17yd) from the pedestrian entrance.
  • 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 slopes/ramps.
  • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • The patron does not have to cross a road.
  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.