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Commercial Services Weetwood Playing Fields

Off Ring Road, Leeds, LS16 5AU

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Introduction

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    • The details here are for the main Weetwood Pavilion.
    • There is also another pavilion, the North Pavilion (shown in photograph 2), located on the other side of the ring road, next to the Boddington Hall residences.
    • This has similar access to the Weetwood Pavilion.

Opening Times

  • Monday 16:30 - 22:00.
  • Tuesday 16:30 - 22:00.
  • Wednesday 11:30 - 22:00.
  • Thursday 16:30 - 22:00.
  • Friday 16:30 - 22:00.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 19:00.
  • Sunday 09:00 - 19:00.

Location

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

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is at the front of the venue.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There are 3 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 400cm x 500cm (13ft 1in x 16ft 5in).
    • The nearest designated bay is 29m (32yd) from the Weetwood Pavilion main entrance.
    • The furthest designated bay is 35m (38yd) from the Weetwood Pavilion main 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.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
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    • The details here are for the designated bays.
    • The main car park is located just off the ring road, on the far side of the main rugby pitch from the pavilion (shown in photograph 2).
    • There is also a car park, with no designated bays, outside the North Pavilion.

Inside Access (Playing Fields)

  • There is not level access to the service.
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    • There are slopes of varying gradient throughout the site.
    • There are only a few surfaced paths leading through the site.

Outside Access (Weetwood Pavilion Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the side of the building.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.
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    • If required, the manual double doors to the left can be opened, which gives access whilst avoiding the turnstile.

Reception

  • The reception desk is 2m (6ft 7in) from the Weetwood Pavilion main entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • Lighting levels are medium.
  • The reception desk is medium height.
  • The desk does not have a lowered section.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The type of system is a fixed loop.
  • Staff are trained to use system.
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    • There is a turnstile, 40cm wide, next to the reception desk to access the building.
    • This can be bypassed using the separated doors at the main entrance, or the rear entrance.

Inside Access (Weetwood Pavilion)

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Lighting levels are medium.
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    • Photograph 2 shows the dining room located on the first floor.
    • This room is used to serve food after matches, and can also be hired for private functions.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The lighting level is medium.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • There is a landing.
  • Other View
    • The services on the floors which are not accessible are the dining room and staff offices.
  • Comments View
    • The stairs between G-1 have a handrail on the left hand side going up.
    • The stairs between 1-2 have handrails both sides.

Level Change (Male Changing Rooms)

  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located to the left of the main entrance as you enter.
  • There is / are 3 step(s) to the area / service.
  • Lighting levels at the steps are medium.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are deep.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Level Change (Female Changing Rooms)

  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located to the right of the main entrance as you enter.
  • There is / are 7 step(s) to the area / service.
  • Lighting levels at the steps are medium.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do have handrails.

Outside Access (Weetwood Pavilion Rear Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The bell is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The main doors open both ways.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 127cm (4ft 2in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • This entrance is normally kept locked, and is only opened on request.
    • It gives level access to the female changing rooms and toilets only.

Level Change (Weetwood Pavilion Rear Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope does not bypass the steps.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front and to the side of the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp.

Standard Changing Room (Male)

  • There are standard changing rooms available.
  • The standard changing rooms are located to the left of the main entrance as you enter.
  • There is not level access to the standard changing rooms.

Standard Shower (Male)

  • There are not standard level access shower facilities available.
  • Comments View
    • The showers are located at the far end of the changing rooms, and are accessed by three medium steps with no handrail.

Standard Changing Room (Female)

  • There are standard changing rooms available.
  • The standard changing rooms are located either side of rear entrance.
  • The standard changing room is 9m (29ft 6in) from the rear entrance.
  • There is level access to the standard changing rooms.

Standard Shower (Female)

  • There are not standard level access shower facilities available.
  • Comments View
    • The showers are located at the far end of the changing rooms, and are accessed by a medium step.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.
  • Staff are not Text Relay aware.