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ODEON - Swadlincote

Unit 12 The Pipeworks, Coppice Side, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 9FQ

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Introduction

Audio Description, Subtitles and Autism Friendly

  • Audio Description and Screen Hearing Enhancement System View
    • Some films can be audio described.
    • Headsets and 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 food and drink counter.
    • Staff are trained to issue equipment.
    • Screens 1-5 is/are used for audio description.
    • The screens used for audio description vary, please contact the cinema for more information.
  • Subtitled Screenings View
    • Some subtitled screenings are available.
    • There is/are a minimum of 2 subtitled screening(s) per week.
    • Subtitled screenings are available on various days 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
    • Some autism friendly screenings are available.
    • There is/are a minimum of 1 autism friendly screening(s) per month.
    • Autism friendly screenings are available on various days of the week.
    • Autism friendly screenings are available at a mixture of peak and off-peak times.
    • Screens 1-5 is/are used for autism friendly screenings.
    • 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 not large, clear directional signage to the screen(s) showing autism friendly screenings.
    • There is not 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 not 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

  • The cinema is located to the south of the town and access is easily found via the A514 Sir Herbert Wragg Way.
    Turn onto Coppice Side and the retail park is located off the island.
  • There is ample parking available.
    Parking is free for up to 3 hours but if more time is required this can be extended to 6 hours by registering your vehicle with the cinema.
  • There is not a bus stop within 150 metres of the cinema.
  • The number 19 service stops outside the Hepworth Retail Park on both Coppice Side and Sir Herbert Wragg Way.
    Swadlincote Bus Station is on Civic Way and is approximately 0.5 miles (12 minute walk) from the cinema.
  • The nearest Railway Station is Burton-on-Trent.
  • Burton-on-Trent Station is approximately 5.5 miles (1 hour 48 minute walk from the cinema.
    Bus and taxi services run from Burton-on-Trent Station to Swadlincote.
  • For more information on Burton-on-Trent Station please click here (opens new tab).

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.
    • Staff receive deaf awareness training.
    • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include; 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.

Parking (Pipeworks Retail Park)

  • The cinema has shared parking facilities.
  • The cinema shares the retail parks parking facilities.
  • The car park is located to the front left of the cinema.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • The car park does not have a barrier control system.
  • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • There is a/are Blue Badge parking bay(s) available.
  • The Blue Badge bay(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • There is/are 10+ designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) surveyed are 360cm x 580cm (11ft 10in x 19ft).
  • There is a 120cm hatched zone around the Blue Badge parking bay(s).
  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • Clearly marked/signposted parent and child parking bays are not available.
  • All parking spaces are provided on a first come first served basis.
  • Parking is free for visitors of the venue.
  • Payment signs are provided.
  • Payment signs are clearly presented.
  • Payment signs are located throughout the car park.
  • Payment term signs do make it clear if parking charges apply to Blue Badge holders.
  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
  • Free parking for Blue Badge holders is for 3 hours between 09.00 and 18.00, and then 6 hours free between 18.00 and 09.00 only.
  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user unaided.
  • The entrance is clearly visible from the car park.
  • The surface on the approach to the entrance is tarmac and concrete tiles.
  • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
  • The nearest designated Blue Badge parking bay is approximately 20m (21yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
  • There is not a/are not clearly marked drop-off point(s).
  • Comments View
    • If attending the cinema you can extend your free parking to 6 hours by registering your car details when you purchase your tickets at the foyer.

Approach

  • The surface of the approach is stone/concrete tiles.
  • There is a/are fixed bollard(s) on the approach.
  • The minimum width between the bollards/wall is 132cm.
  • The bollard(s) does/do not have a good colour contrast to prevent them being hazardous to visually impaired people.
  • There is step-free access on the approach.
  • There is a slope with a very easy incline.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
  • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
  • There is step-free 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 not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
  • The main 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 184cm.
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 1.5cm or below.
  • There is a slope with a very easy incline.

Other Floors

  • Stairs can be used to access other floors.
  • The stairs are for public use.
  • The stairs are located ahead as you enter the building.
  • The stairs are approximately 8m from the main entrance.
  • The stairs are clearly visible from the entrance.
  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G, 1.
  • There are 15+ steps between floors.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 15cm and 18cm.
  • 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 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 good.

Lift

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located ahead as you enter the building.
  • The lift is clearly visible from the entrance.
  • The lift is approximately 7m (7yd 1ft) 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.
  • 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 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 fair.
  • The colour contrast between the external lift control plate and the wall is poor.
  • The clear door width is 90cm (2ft 11in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 110cm x 210cm (3ft 7in x 6ft 11in).
  • There are no separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • There is not 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 not 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.

Foyer

  • Cinema Foyer View
    • The cinema foyer is located on the first floor.
    • There is step-free access to the cinema foyer.
    • There is step-free access throughout the foyer.
    • The type of flooring in the foyer is carpet and vinyl.
    • There is some flooring in the foyer which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • 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 all areas.
    • The lighting levels are varied.
    • Wayfinding signage is available.
    • The nearest seating is located in the foyer before screens 4 and 5.
    • The foyer does play background music.
    • There is a self service ticket machine.
    • The self service ticket machine is not at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.
    • The self service ticket machine screen is 126cm to 153cm from floor level.
      The self serve ticket machines are located either side of the main entrance on the ground floor.
  • 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 first floor.
    • The nearest counter is approximately 4m (4yd 1ft) from the lift.
    • The counter(s) is/are clearly visible from the lift.
    • There is step-free 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 not 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 106cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter(s).
    • There is a/are lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • The height of the lowered section(s) at the counter(s) is 75cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the lowered section(s) of the counter(s).
    • There is a clear knee recess beneath the low/lowered section(s) of 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 not available in large print.
    • Picture menus are not 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).

Getting Around

  • There is step-free access throughout the building.
  • There is a slight ramp, with no handrails, for access to screens 1, 2 and 3.
  • Photographs 2 and 3 show the slight slope.
  • There are not doors in corridors/walkways which have to be opened manually.
  • The type of flooring in corridors/walkways is carpet, vinyl and stone.
  • There is some flooring in corridors/walkways which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
  • 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 all areas.
  • 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.
  • Wayfinding signage is provided.
  • The colour, design and typeface of signs is consistent throughout the building.
  • Dementia friendly signage is not provided.
  • There is not a designated place of safety which can be used by people with dementia, autism or learning disabilities.
  • This venue does play background music in public areas.
  • Music is played throughout the cinema at a medium level.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system in the public areas of the building.

Accessible Toilet(s)

  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • This accessible toilet is located in the cinema foyer area, outside screen 5.
  • This accessible toilet is approximately 13m (14yd 8in) 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 pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
  • The door opens outwards.
  • The door is light.
  • The door is not self-closing.
  • The door is locked by a locking handle.
  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 89cm (2ft 11in).
  • The door has a horizontal grab rail.
  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 157cm x 235cm (5ft 2in x 7ft 9in).
  • 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 left.
  • The lateral transfer space is 86cm (2ft 10in).
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • The transfer space is obstructed by the female sanitary bin and non-infectious waste bin.
    • There is a flush, however it is not on the transfer side.
    • There is 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 and non-infectious waste 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 cistern.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm (1ft 7in).
    • 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 98cm (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).
    • The height of the wash basin is 73cm (2ft 5in).
    • There are vertical wall-mounted grab rails on both sides 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 96cm.
    • 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 96cm (3ft 2in).
    • 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) and wall is good.
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is poor.
    • The lighting levels are good.
    • 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 90cm (2ft 11in).

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located in the cinema foyer, outside screen 5.
  • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 14m (15yd 11in) from the lift.
  • There is step-free access to the female toilet(s).
  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
  • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is available.
  • There are horizontal grab rails on both sides of the seat and a vertical rail on the right.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is push.
    • 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 in the cinema foyer, outside screen 5.
    • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 15m (16yd 1ft) from the lift.
    • There is step-free access to the male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • There is a lowered urinal available.
    • The height of the lowered urinal is 50cm.
    • There are no vertical wall-mounted grab rails at the lowered urinal.
    • The lowered urinal does 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 available.
    • There are horizontal grab rails on both sides of the seat and a vertical rail on the right.
    • There is not a lowered wash basin available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is push.
    • There is not a lowered hand dryer available.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.

Screen (Screen 5)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 5.
  • Similar screens include; Screen 4.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor in the cinema 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 single width with an open extension leaf.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are single width with an open extension leaf.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are not permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row B (front 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 is some flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
  • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • There are flip-down seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is not available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located outside the entrance 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 16 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 clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row B.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 5m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are not clearly marked/signed.
    • 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 the patron.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to the patron and in front of the patron.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • There is a member of staff at the screen entrance at the end of the screening but not at the beginning to assist customers.
      The going of the steps inside the screen vary.

Screen (Screen 4)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 4.
  • Similar screens include; Screen 5.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor in the cinema 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 single width with an open extension leaf.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are single width with an open extension leaf.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are not 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 B (front 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 is some flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
  • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • There are flip-down seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is not available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 46cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located outside 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 18 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 clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row B.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 5m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are not clearly marked/signed.
    • 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 the patron.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to the patron and in front of the patron.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • There is a member of staff at the door at the end of the performance to assist customers.
      The going of the steps inside the screen vary.

Screen (Screen 1)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 1.
  • Similar screens include; Screens 2 and 3.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor.
  • 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 single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 85cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are not permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row B (front of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There is some flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
  • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • There are flip-down seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is not available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 50cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located outside screen 5 in the cinema foyer.
  • Screen Information View
    • The access to the majority of seating is located to one side of the seats (against wall).
    • There is stepped access to the majority of seating.
    • There is/are 6 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The handrail(s) is/are wall mounted.
    • 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 clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row B.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 4m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are not clearly marked/signed.
    • There is step-free access to the designated seating area(s).
    • There is/are 1 designated space(s) for wheelchair users in this screen.
    • Wheelchairs may be left with the patron.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to the patron.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • There is a member of staff at the screen entrance at the end of the screening but not at the beginning to assist customers.
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Screen (Screen 2)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 2.
  • Similar screens include; Screens 1 and 3.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor.
  • 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 single width.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 85cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are not permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row B (front of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There is some flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
  • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • There are flip-down seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is not available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 50cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located outside 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 clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row B.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 4m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are not clearly marked/signed.
    • 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 the patron.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to the patron and in front of the patron.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • There is a member of staff at the screen entrance at the end of the screening but not at the beginning to assist customers.
      The going of the steps inside the screen vary.

Screen (Screen 3)

  • The screen(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The name/number of the screen surveyed is Screen 3.
  • Similar screens include; Screens 1 and 2.
  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor.
  • 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 single width with an open extension leaf.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • 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) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is/are single width with an open extension leaf.
  • The door(s) is/are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • The entrance door(s) is/are not permanently held open before and after screenings.
  • This entrance gives access to Row B (front of the screen).
  • The type of flooring is carpet and vinyl.
  • There is some flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
  • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • There are flip-down seats with armrests on both sides.
  • Premium seating is not available within the screen.
  • The width of the rows of seating is 48cm.
  • The lighting levels before and after screenings are low.
  • The nearest accessible toilet is located outside 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 clearly illuminated during screenings.
    • The steps are clearly illuminated before and after screenings.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are located in Row B.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are approximately 5m from the front of the screen.
    • The designated seating area(s) is/are not clearly marked/signed.
    • 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 the patron.
    • The visibility of the screen from this seating area is good.
    • Companions/carers sit next to the patron and in front of the patron.
    • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest next to you.
    • There is a member of staff at the screen entrance at the end of the screening but not at the beginning to assist customers.
      The going of the steps inside the screen vary.

Emergency Refuge Point

  • Refuge points are located in screens 3, 4 and 5 and at the top of the corridor outside screens 1, 2 and 3.
    There is also a refuge point at the top of the stairs in the cinema foyer.
  • 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 a voice communication system available at the refuge point(s).
  • There is not a chair available at the refuge point(s).