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ODEON - Southend

London Road, Southend, Essex, SS1 1TJ

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Introduction

Audio Description, Subtitles and Autism Friendly

  • Audio Description and Screen Hearing Enhancement System View
    • Films can be audio described.
    • Infrared systems are used for the audio description.
    • The equipment used has dual channel capability; one channel provides audio description, the other provides hearing enhancement for the film soundtrack.
    • The body packs/headsets/neck loops are used for both channels.
    • The audio description equipment is collected from the foyer counter.
    • Staff are trained to issue equipment.
    • The screens used for audio description vary, please contact the cinema for more information.
  • Subtitled Screenings View
    • Subtitled screenings are available.
    • There is/are a minimum of 3 subtitled screening(s) per week.
    • Subtitled screenings are available any day of the week.
    • Subtitled screenings are available at a mixture of peak and off-peak times.
    • All screens can be used for subtitled screenings.
  • Autism Friendly Screenings View
    • Autism friendly screenings are available.
    • There is/are a minimum of 1 autism friendly screening(s) per month.
    • Autism friendly screenings are available any day of the week.
    • Autism friendly screenings are available at a mixture of peak and off-peak times.
    • The screens used for autism friendly screenings vary, please contact the cinema for more information.
    • Advertisements or trailers are not played before autism friendly screenings.
    • Autism friendly screenings start at the advertised performance time.
    • There is not a large white clock within the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • There is large, clear directional signage to the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • There is pictorial signage to the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • The lighting levels in the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings are turned up a little.
    • The sound levels in the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings are turned down.
    • Site routing maps and screen seating plans are available.
    • There is not a quiet area available within the cinema.
    • Guests can bring their own food and drink into the screen(s).
    • Carers/parents/companions can visit the cinema in advance to familiarise themselves with the surroundings.

Getting Here

Getting Help and Assistance

  • Help and Assistance View
    • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language, please phone the venue in advance for more information.
    • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include; Braille on request and large print.
    • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
    • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
    • There are not mobility aids available.
  • Additional Contact Details View
    • The telephone number for the Disability & Accessibility Helpline is 0800 138 3315.
    • The textphone number for the Disability & Accessibility Helpline is 18001 0808 1560 609.
    • The telephone number for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is 01244 526 016.
    • The textphone number for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is 18001 01244 526 016.
    • The email address for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is [email protected].
    • The website for the Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) Card is https://www.ceacard.co.uk.

Public Parking (Provided by Victoria Shopping Centre)

Approach (Main Entrance)

  • The surface of the approach is block paving.
  • The approach surface is uneven in places.
  • There is a ramp/slope on the approach.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent, has a slight gradient.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.
  • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
  • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
  • There is a dark mat or floor marking at this entrance that might be perceived as a hole.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (away from you).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 1.5cm or below.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) automatically (away from you).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The ramp/slope is located on the approach to the entrance.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • Comments View
    • There are manual doors to the left and right of the automatic doors with the same specifications.

Getting Around

  • Access View
    • There is step-free access throughout the majority of the building.
    • There is a slight ramp, with handrails on both sides, for access to the foyer from the main entrance.
    • The width of the ramp/slope is 140cm (4ft 7in).
    • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
    • There is/are 6 clearly marked step(s), with handrails on both sides, for access to to the foyer from the main entrance.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 15cm and 18cm.
    • The going of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
    • Photographs 2, 3 and 4 show the ramp leading from the main entrance corridor to the foyer.
      Photograph 5 shows the steps next to the ramp leading from the main entrance corridor to the foyer.
  • Circulation View
    • There are not doors in corridors/walkways which have to be opened manually.
    • The type of flooring in corridors/walkways is carpet and vinyl.
    • There is some flooring in corridors/walkways which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in corridors/walkways.
    • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in the majority of corridors/walkways.
    • There is a mixture of seating with and without armrests at regular intervals.
    • The lighting levels are varied.
    • Access to other floors/levels is via stairs and lift.
  • Signage View
    • Wayfinding signage is provided.
    • The colour, design and typeface of signs is consistent throughout the building.
    • Dementia friendly signage is provided.
  • Safe Place(s) View
    • There is not a designated place of safety which can be used by people with dementia, autism or learning disabilities.
  • Audio View
    • This venue does play background music in public areas.
    • Music is played throughout the building.
    • There is a hearing assistance system in the public areas of the building.
    • The system is a fixed loop.
    • There are fixed hearing loops available at the foyer counters and Ben & Jerry's.
      There is also a portable loop available from the foyer for use throughout the cinema.

Foyer

  • Cinema Foyer View
    • The cinema foyer is located to the left as you enter from the main entrance.
    • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access to the cinema foyer.
    • There is step-free access throughout the foyer.
    • The type of flooring in the foyer is vinyl.
    • There is some flooring in the foyer which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
    • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in the majority of corridors/walkways.
    • The lighting levels are good.
    • Wayfinding signage is available.
    • The nearest seating is located opposite the foyer counters.
    • The foyer does play background music.
    • There is a self service ticket machine.
    • The self service ticket machine is at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.
    • The self service machines are on the left as you enter from the main entrance, on the approach to the foyer.
  • Food and Drink Counter(s) View
    • There is a/are food/drink counter(s) within the foyer.
    • The counter(s) is/are located on the left, just after the stairs.
    • The nearest counter is approximately 18m (19yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
    • Clear signage for the counter(s) is visible from the entrance.
    • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access to the counter(s).
    • There is a clear unobstructed route to the counter(s).
    • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the counter(s) which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The counter(s) is/are placed in front of a background which is patterned.
    • The lighting levels at the counter(s) are good.
    • The height of the counter(s) is/are 102cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter(s).
    • There is not a/are not lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • Clipboards can be provided to anyone who is unable to use the counter(s).
    • There is a hearing assistance system at the counter(s).
    • The type of system is a fixed loop.
    • The hearing assistance system is signed.
    • Staff are trained to use the hearing system.
    • Plastic/takeaway cups are available.
    • Drinking straws are available.
    • There are menu boards/signs available.
    • Menus are not available in Braille.
    • Menus are available in large print.
    • Picture menus are available.
    • Menus are clearly written.
    • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
    • Staff can bring food/drink to screens if required.
    • Tickets can be purchased from the food/drink counter(s).

Eating and Drinking (Ben & Jerry's)

  • The following information is for the food and drink counter.
  • The food and drink counter is located on the ground floor at the far left of the foyer, next to Screens 1 and 2.
  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access to the food and drink counter.
  • Food and/or drinks are ordered from the service counter.
  • The height of the counter is 98cm.
  • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The system is a fixed loop.
  • The hearing assistance system is signed.
  • Staff are trained to use the hearing system.
  • There is step-free access within the food and drink area.
  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • This area does play background music.
  • The type of flooring in this area is vinyl.
  • There are menu boards/signs available.
  • Menus are not available in Braille.
  • Menus are not available in large print.
  • Picture menus are available.
  • Menus are clearly written.
  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
  • The type of food served here is ice cream.
  • The lighting levels are good.
  • Comments View
    • There are no tables and chairs available for Ben & Jerry's.

Accessible Toilet(s) (Foyer)

  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • This accessible toilet is located next to Screen 1 and the foyer.
  • This accessible toilet is approximately 24m (26yd 9in) from the main entrance.
  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access to the accessible toilet.
  • This is a shared toilet.
  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
  • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
  • The door opens outwards.
  • The door is heavy.
  • The door is not self-closing.
  • The door is locked by a locking handle.
  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 88cm (2ft 11in).
  • The door has a horizontal grab rail.
  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 160cm x 218cm (5ft 3in x 7ft 2in).
  • The accessible toilet does have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm.
  • The toilet has a non-slip floor.
  • There is a lateral transfer space.
  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
  • The lateral transfer space is 90cm (2ft 11in).
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • The transfer space is obstructed by the female sanitary waste bin.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is not a spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is an emergency alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are female sanitary, non-infectious waste and waste paper pedal bin disposal units.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
    • There is a/are wall-mounted grab rail(s) available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a horizontal wall-mounted grab rail on the opposite side of the seat to the transfer space.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is not a shelf next to the toilet.
    • The toilet has a backrest and a cistern.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 42cm (1ft 5in).
    • 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).
    • The height of the toilet roll holder is 95cm (3ft 1in).
    • 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).
    • The height of the wash basin is 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the right hand side of the wash basin.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • Taps have clear markings to indicate hot and cold settings.
    • There is a soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 100cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The height of the hand dryer is 105cm (3ft 5in).
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) to the left of the toilet and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) to the right of the toilet and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wash basin wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is poor.
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is poor.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is poor.
    • The lighting levels are low.
    • Baby changing facilities are located within the accessible toilet.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 86cm (2ft 10in).

Standard Toilet(s) (Foyer)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located next to Screen 1 and the foyer.
  • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 25m (27yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access to the female toilet(s).
  • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
  • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
    • There is a/are similar standard toilet(s) available.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located on the ground floor next to Screens 1 and 2.
    • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 18m (19yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
    • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access to the male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
    • There is not a lowered urinal available.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
    • There is a/are similar standard toilet(s) available.

Screen (Screen 1)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 1.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the ground floor next to the foyer.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row H (rear of the screen).
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low.
  • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
  • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated during screenings.
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located in the foyer on the ground floor, next to Screen 1.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 7 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row H between seats 9 and 14.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 14m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Screen (Screen 2)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 2.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the ground floor next to the foyer.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row L (rear of the screen).
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low.
  • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
  • The ramp/slope is not clearly illuminated during screenings.
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located in the foyer on the ground floor, next to Screen 1.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 10 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row L between seats 9 and 14.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 18m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Other Floors

  • Stairs can be used to access other floors.
  • The stairs are for public use.
  • The stairs are located ahead as you enter from the main entrance, to the right of Ben & Jerry's.
  • The stairs are approximately 22m from the main entrance.
  • The stairs are clearly visible from the entrance.
  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G, 1, 2.
  • There are 15+ steps between floors.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 17cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • There is a landing.
  • Clear signs indicating the facilities on each floor are provided on landings.
  • The lighting levels at the steps are varied.

Lift

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located ahead as you enter from the main entrance, to the right of Ben & Jerry's.
  • The lift is clearly visible from the entrance.
  • The lift is approximately 20m (21yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • A member of staff does not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G, 1, 2.
  • Clear signs indicating the facilities on each floor are provided on lift lobby landings.
  • There is a clear level manoeuvring space of 150cm × 150cm in front of the lift.
  • Lift doors do not contrast visually with lift lobby walls.
  • The external controls for the lift are within 90cm - 110cm from the floor.
  • The colour contrast between the external lift controls and the control plate is good.
  • The colour contrast between the external lift control plate and the wall is good.
  • The clear door width is 80cm (2ft 7in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 94cm x 200cm (3ft 1in x 6ft 7in).
  • There are no separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • There is a list of floor services available within 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.
  • There is a hearing loop system.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does have tactile markings.
  • The lighting levels in the lift are good.

Screen (Screen 3)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 3.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor, to the right as you exit the lift.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row F (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor in the foyer.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 5 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row F between seats 8 and 12.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 12m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Screen (Screen 4)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 4.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor, to the right as you exit the lift.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row K (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the ground floor in the foyer.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 9 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row K between seats 6 and 11.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 16m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Screen (Screen 8)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 8.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor, to the right as you exit the lift.
  • There is stepped access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row K (rear of the screen).
  • There is/are 9 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • Handrails are at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
  • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
  • Handrails are easy to grip.
  • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
  • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
  • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the second floor next to Screen 5.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 7 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row A at the front of the screen, between seats 6 and 9 and seats 12 and 16.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 5m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • Level access to the designated seating area at the front of the screen is via the Screen 8 accessible entrance.

Entrance (Screen 8 Accessible Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor, to the right as you enter Screen 8.
  • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is/are single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 88cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is/are single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 88cm.
  • Comments View
    • This entrance gives access to Row A at the front of screen.

Screen (Screen 6)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 6.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor, to the right as you exit the lift.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row L (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the second floor, next to Screen 5.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 9 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row L between seats 9 and 14.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 17m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Screen (Screen 7)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 7.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor, to the right as you exit the lift.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row L (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the second floor, next to Screen 5.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 9 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row L between seats 9 and 14.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 18m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 2 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.

Screen (Screen 5)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 5.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor, to the far right as you exit the lift.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 140cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • There is not a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row P (rear of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There are seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 60cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located on the second floor, next to Screen 5.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located in the centre of the seats.
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 10 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The lighting levels at the step(s) are low.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are not clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row A at the front of the screen, between seats 8 and 13 and seats 14 and 19.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 5m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 4 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with you.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to you.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • Level access to the designated seating area at the front of the screen is via the Screen 5 designated seating area entrance.

Entrance (Screen 5 Designated Seating Area Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor, to the right as you enter Screen 5.
  • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
  • There is step-free access at this entrance.
  • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is/are single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 88cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is/are double width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • Comments View
    • This entrance gives access to Row A at the front of the screen.

Accessible Toilet(s)

  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • This accessible toilet is located on the second floor, to the far end of the corridor as you exit the lift.
  • This accessible toilet is approximately 19m (20yd 2ft) from the lift.
  • There is step-free access to the accessible toilet.
  • This is a shared toilet.
  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
  • There is Braille, pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
  • The door opens outwards.
  • The door is heavy.
  • The door is not self-closing.
  • The door is locked by a locking handle.
  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 88cm (2ft 11in).
  • The door has a horizontal grab rail.
  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 160cm x 290cm (5ft 3in x 9ft 6in).
  • The accessible toilet does have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm.
  • The toilet has a non-slip floor.
  • There is a lateral transfer space.
  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
  • The lateral transfer space is 90cm (2ft 11in).
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • The transfer space is obstructed by the female sanitary and non-infectious waste bins.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is not a spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is an emergency alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are female sanitary, non-infectious waste and waste paper pedal bin disposal units.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
    • There is a/are wall-mounted grab rail(s) available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a horizontal wall-mounted grab rail on the opposite side of the seat to the transfer space.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is not a shelf next to the toilet.
    • The toilet has a lid.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 42cm (1ft 5in).
    • 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).
    • The height of the toilet roll holder is 90cm (2ft 11in).
    • 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).
    • The height of the wash basin is 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the right hand side of the wash basin.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • Taps have clear markings to indicate hot and cold settings.
    • There is a soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 100cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The height of the hand dryer is 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is poor.
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is poor.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is poor.
    • The lighting levels are low.
    • Baby changing facilities are located within the accessible toilet.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 86cm (2ft 10in).

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located on the second floor, to the far end of the corridor as you exit the lift, next to the accessible toilet.
  • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 22m (24yd 2in) from the lift.
  • There is step-free access to the female toilet(s).
  • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
  • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located on the second floor, to the far end of the corridor as you exit the lift, next to the accessible toilet.
    • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 22m (24yd 2in) from the lift.
    • There is step-free access to the male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
    • There is a lowered urinal available.
    • The height of the lowered urinal is 48cm.
    • There are no vertical wall-mounted grab rails at the lowered urinal.
    • The lowered urinal does not contrast visually with the wall.
    • There is sufficient space for a wheelchair in front of the lowered urinal (90cm x 140cm).
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is lever.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.

Emergency Refuge Point

  • The refuge point is located to the left, just beyond the Screen 5 designated seating area entrance on the second floor.
  • The refuge point(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The corridor leading to the refuge point has a minimum width of 90cm.
  • The door leading to the refuge point has a minimum width of 85cm.
  • The refuge point has clear minimum dimensions of 90cm x 140cm.
  • There is an Evac Chair available at the refuge point(s).
  • There is not a voice communication system available at the refuge point(s).
  • A member of staff is available for assistance during an emergency at the refuge point(s).
  • There is not a chair available at the refuge point(s).