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Cannon Hill Park

2 Russell Road, Moseley, Birmingham, B13 8RD

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include children's play areas, mini golf, amusement park, cafe and boats for hire in the summer.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open from dawn til dusk.

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is University.

Parking (Edgbaston Road)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located off Edgbaston Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 9 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 350cm x 470cm (11ft 6in x 15ft 5in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 3m (3yd 10in) from the Edgbaston Road entrance.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 16m (17yd 1ft) from the Edgbaston Road 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 tarmac.
    • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
    • The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There is a bridge located to the far right as you enter the car park. If you drive over this bridge the Blue Badge spaces are located on the left.

Parking (Russell Road)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located off of Russell Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 4 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 365cm x 499cm (11ft 12in x 16ft 4in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 8m (8yd 2ft) from the Russell Road entrance.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 11m (12yd 1in) from the Russell Road 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 tarmac.
    • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
    • The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access (Edgbaston Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in the car park.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) both ways.
  • The door(s) is / are double (with one leaf locked).
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in).

Outside Access (Russell Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Russell Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in).

Level Change (Russell Road Entrance)

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

Outside Access (Edgbaston Road Rear Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located to the rear of the car park.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The width of the door opening is 116cm (3ft 10in).
  • Comments View
    • This entrance is located to the rear of the Edgbaston Road car park.

Level Change (Edgbaston Road Rear Entrance)

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

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have tarmac surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are easy, moderate and steep slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.

Children's Play Park

  • There are two playground areas. One is located near to MAC, whilst the other is located near to the parking area at Pershore Road.

Fun Park

  • Comments View
    • The gates to the fun park are double, open away from you, permanently held open and 320cm wide. Inside there is level access to the attractions.
  • Opening Times View
    • Monday 11:00 - 19:00.
    • Tuesday 11:00 - 19:00.
    • Wednesday 11:00 - 19:00.
    • Thursday 11:00 - 19:00.
    • Friday 11:00 - 19:00.
    • Saturday 11:00 - 19:00.
    • Sunday 11:00 - 19:00.

Golden Putter

  • Comments View
    • Golden Putter is a mini golf course situated near to the Russell Road Entrance.
    • There is an moderate, permanent ramp with handrails on both sides to the right as you face Golden Putter. There are also four medium steps to the left as you face Golden Putter. The ramp overcomes the steps.
    • Inside there are various level changes around the course.
    • Benched seating areas are available.
  • Opening Times View
    • Monday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Tuesday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Wednesday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Thursday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Friday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Saturday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Sunday 10:00 - 19:00.

Tennis Court Two

  • This has an easy slope leading up to the double entrance gate. The gates open towards you, are heavy and 254cm wide.
  • Courts are free to use and can be booked up to one week in advance.

Tennis Courts Three

  • This has a steep slope leading to the single entrance gate. The gate is light and 55cm wide. Courts are free to use and can be booked up to one week in advance.

Accessible Toilet (Edgbaston Road Entrance)

  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.
  • Comments View
    • The facility was closed off to the public at the time of survey (September 2018).

Standard Toilet(s) (Russell Road Entrance)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located ahead as you enter the park from the Russell Road entrance.
    • The female and male toilets are approximately 32m (34yd 2ft) from the Russell Road entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female and male toilets.
    • Lighting levels are medium.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located within the standard toilets.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 98cm (3ft 3in).

Level Change (Russell Road Standard Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
  • The step(s) is/are located in the entrance way to the toilet block.
  • There is/are 1 step(s) to the area/service.
  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is/are shallow (2cm - 10cm).
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.
  • The assistance dog toilet area is located throughout the grounds.