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Glasgow Club North Woodside

10 Braid Square, Glasgow, G4 9YB

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Location

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

Opening Times

  • Monday 07:45 - 21:00.
  • Tuesday 07:45 - 21:00.
  • Wednesday 07:45 - 21:00.
  • Thursday 07:45 - 21:00.
  • Friday 07:45 - 21:00.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 16:00.
  • Sunday 09:00 - 16:00.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is free for all users.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is located at the side of the building.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There is/are 1 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 350cm x 335cm (11ft 6in x 10ft 12in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 132m (144yd 1ft) from the accessible entrance.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user not at all.
    • Assistance may be required because there is / are level changes with no dropped kerbs.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There are 2 designated on-street blue badge bays at the other side of the building which are much closer to the accessible entrance.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Braid Square.
  • There is not 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 118cm (3ft 10in) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There is not a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located leading up to the entrance doors.
  • There is / are 2 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are not clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Outside Access (Accessible Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Braid Square.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The bell is in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 75cm (2ft 6in) wide.

Level Change (Accessible Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 120cm (3ft 11in).

Reception

  • The desk is 3m (3yd 10in) from the main entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is high.
  • The desk does not have a lowered section.
  • The lighting levels are bright.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • Comments View
    • There are 5 deep steps between the accessible entrance and the reception desk.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Music is played in the fitness suite and at the poolside.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are bright.
  • Comments View
    • There are 5 deep steps between the main entrance and all services.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The steps are not clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on the right going up.
    • There is a landing.
    • The lighting levels are bright.
  • Other View
    • The services on the floors which are not accessible are the male and female changing rooms and the viewing balcony.
  • Comments View
    • The first 5 steps are deep and not clearly marked.
    • The remaining steps are medium and clearly marked.

Fitness Suite

  • Access to Fitness Suite View
    • The fitness suite is located at the rear of the centre.
    • The fitness suite is 44m (48yd 4in) from the accessible entrance.
    • There is not level access to the fitness suite.
    • There are doors into the fitness suite.
    • The doors open towards you (pull).
    • The doors are heavy.
    • The opening is 132cm (4ft 4in) wide.
  • Fitness Suite (General) View
    • Staff receive some training in assisting disabled people.
    • A portable hearing loop is not available for induction.
    • There is not clear manoeuvring space between equipment.
    • There is level access to all of the equipment.
  • Opening Times View
    • Monday 10:00 - 21:00.
    • Tuesday 07:45 - 21:00.
    • Wednesday 07:45 - 21:00.
    • Thursday 09:00 - 21:00.
    • Friday 07:45 - 21:00.
    • Saturday 10:00 - 16:00.
    • Sunday 10:00 - 16:00.

Level Change (Fitness suite)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in the corridor leading to the fitness suite.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The handrails are on the right going up.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 135cm (4ft 5in).

Swimming Pool

  • There is not a ramped entrance into the water.
  • There is not a wet side chair available.
  • There is not a hoist for wheelchair users to access the water.
  • There are steps into the swimming pool.
  • There are 5 steps.
  • There is a ladder type entrance into the water.
  • Comments View
    • There is a separate accessible dry side changing room which also has a wheel-in shower facility.

Level Change (Spa Pool)

  • There is not a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located leading up beside the main pool.
  • There is / are 4 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The lighting levels at the steps are bright.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • Comments View
    • There are 4 steps into the spa pool and there is a central handrail.

Standard Changing Room (Wet Side)

  • There is a/are standard changing room(s) available.
  • The standard changing room(s) is/are approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the stairs.
  • The standard changing room(s) is/are approximately 18m (19yd 2ft) from the swimming pool.
  • The standard changing room(s) surveyed is/are located on the first floor beside the swimming pool.
  • There is not level access to the standard changing room(s).
  • Comments View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located in the family changing cubicle on the first floor.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 93cm (3ft 1in).
    • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the baby change facility.

Accessible Changing Room (Wet Side)

  • There are accessible changing rooms available.
  • The accessible changing room is located within the wet side accessible toilet.
  • There is a locker within the accessible changing room.
  • The locker is within reach for a wheelchair user.
  • There is not a changing bench.
  • There is a wheel in shower.
  • The facilities available in the accessible shower are handrails and a flip down seat.

Accessible Toilet (Wet Side)

  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 24m (26yd 9in) from the accessible entrance.
    • This accessible toilet is located in the adapted changing room.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • The door opens inwards.
    • The door is locked by a twist lock.
    • The door is heavy.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 160cm x 330cm (5ft 3in x 10ft 10in).
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The tap type is lever.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin is placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is poor.
    • The lighting levels are bright.
  • Comments View
    • Wall mounted and drop down rails are available.
    • There are baby changing facilities in the family changing room.

Standard Toilet(s) (Wet Side)

Level Change (Wet Side Standard Toilets Step)

  • There is not a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located leading up to the pool side standard toilets.
  • There is / are 1 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The lighting levels at the steps are bright.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Standard Toilet(s)

Standard Changing Room (Dry Side)

  • There are standard changing rooms available.
  • The standard changing room is 3m (3yd 10in) from the accessible entrance.
  • The standard changing room is 41m (44yd 2ft) from the fitness suite.
  • The standard changing rooms are located on the right as you enter.
  • There is level access to the standard changing rooms.

Standard Shower (Dry Side)

  • Shower facilities are available.
  • The shower(s) surveyed is/are located within the changing areas.
  • Comments View
    • There is level access to the male showers but the female changing facilities have 1 medium step leading up to the shower area and 1 medium step into the showers.

Accessible Toilet (Dry Side)

  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is no signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 18m (19yd 2ft) from the accessible entrance.
    • This accessible toilet is located in the main corridor.
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is locked by a twist lock.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 86cm (2ft 10in).
    • The door is heavy.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 190cm x 192cm (6ft 3in x 6ft 4in).
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
    • The lateral transfer space is 110cm (3ft 7in).
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
    • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.
    • There is a/are coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
    • There is not a mirror.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).
    • There is not a hand dryer.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • 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).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is poor.
    • The lighting levels are bright.
  • Comments View
    • This facility has a wheel-in shower within.

Accessible Shower (Dry Side)

  • Accessible shower facilities are available.
  • The accessible shower(s) surveyed is/are located within the dry side accessible toilet.
  • The facilities available in the accessible shower(s) include; an adjustable shower head, handrails and a flip down seat.
  • The height of the seat is 40cm (1ft 4in).
  • Other facilities available include; accessible toilet.
  • There is level access to the services from the accessible shower facilities.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.