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Cambridge Leisure

Clifton Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 7DY

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Introduction

  • There are a number of venues available throughout the leisure park.
  • Frankie & Benny's, Chiquito, Bella Italia, Nando's, Travelodge, Subway, Moza, Tesco Express, Sainsbury's, Tenpin, Sing Dizzy, Nusha Cocktail Bar, Nines, Cambridge Junction, The Light, Pure Gym and Five Guys.
  • The leisure park has some internal and some external venues.

Opening Times

  • This is an open air leisure park. The opening times will vary depending on the individual venue.

Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Cambridge.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Cambridge.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park
    • Parking is not free for all users.
    • Parking is not free for Blue Badge holders.
    • The car park is located on Clifton Road.
    • The car park type is multi storey.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There is/are 10+ designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 366cm x 480cm (12ft x 15ft 9in).
    • The nearest designated bay is 15m (16yd 1ft) from the car park entrance.
    • The furthest designated bay is 48m (52yd 1ft) from the car park 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 uneven surfaces.
    • The car park surface is concrete.
    • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
    • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.
    • The patron does have to cross a road.
    • The road is generally quiet.
    • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.
    • The maximum height is 207cm (6ft 9in).
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access (Car Park Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the car park.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The door opening is 186cm (6ft 1in) wide.

Level Change (Car Park Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.

Reception (Car Park - Customer Services)

  • The desk is 2m (2yd 7in) from the car park entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is medium height (77cm - 109cm).
  • The desk does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The desk is generally staffed.
  • The lighting levels are medium.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • There is a bell to attract attention.
  • The bell is not at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.
  • There is not sufficient space to write or sign documents on the desk.

Other Floors (Car Park)

  • Steps
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
    • The steps are not clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep (18cm+).
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.

Lift (Car Park)

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located to the left as you enter.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.
  • The lift is approximately 4m (4yd 1ft) from the car park entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The dimensions of the lift are 137cm x 134cm (4ft 6in x 4ft 5in).
  • The clear door width is 89cm (2ft 11in).
  • 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 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.
  • The lift does have Braille markings.
  • The lift does have tactile markings.
  • Comments
    • There are two identical lifts next to each other.

Outside Access (Centre Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 143cm (4ft 8in) wide.
  • Comments
    • This entrance gives access to some of the internal venues that.

Level Change (Centre Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.

Outside Access (Clifton Way Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Clifton Way, next to Travelodge.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • Comments
    • There are bollards located at this entrance. The minimum width between the bollards is 169cm.

Level Change (Clifton Way Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • Comments
    • There is a dropped kerb leading up to the entrance.
    • The dropped kerb is moderate, with no handrails.
    • There is tactile paving at the dropped kerb.

Outside Access (Cherry Hinton Road)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Cherry Hinton Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • Comments
    • There are bollards located at this entrance. The minimum width between the bollards is 177cm.

Level Change (Cherry Hinton Road)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.

Outside Access (Clifton Road - Entrance From Car Park)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Clifton Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • Comments
    • There are bollards located at this entrance. The minimum width between the bollards is 170cm.
    • If parking in the car park, this is the entrance that would most likely be used.

Level Change (Clifton Road - Entrance From Car Park)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does play background music/noise.
  • Music/noise is played inside the centre.
  • The lighting levels are varied.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The type of flooring in walkways and corridors is carpet, tiles and concrete.
  • Comments
    • Seating is available throughout the leisure park.
    • A number of street lamps are available throughout the leisure park for the external parts.
    • The surfaces within the leisure park vary between block paving, concrete and tarmac.
    • Bike racks are available within the leisure park.
    • Cash machines are available within the leisure park.

Other Floors (Centre)

  • Steps
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are 1 and 2.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The lighting levels are bright.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep (18cm+).
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.
  • Escalators
    • 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 foot and head of the escalators are not clearly marked.
    • The lighting levels are bright.

Lift (Centre)

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located to the right as you enter.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G, 1 and 2.
  • The lift is approximately 14m (15yd 11in) from the centre main entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The dimensions of the lift are 135cm x 132cm (4ft 5in x 4ft 4in).
  • The clear door width is 90cm (2ft 11in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • 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 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does have tactile markings.

Accessible Toilet

  • Location and Access
    • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
  • Comments
    • Accessible toilets can be found within various venues around the leisure park.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Staff do not receive Deaf Awareness training.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
  • There is not a dog toilet or toileting area.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.