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Rhiw Shopping Centre

Nolton Street, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 3BL

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Introduction

  • The Rhiw Shopping Centre has over 16 retail outlets and is also home to the historical Bridgend Indoor Market.

Location

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

Opening Times

  • Monday 08:00 - 18:00.
  • Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00.
  • Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00.
  • Thursday 08:00 - 18:00.
  • Friday 08:00 - 18:00.
  • Saturday 08:00 - 18:00.
  • Sunday 10:00 - 16:00.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The name of the car park is Nolton Street Car Park.
    • The car park is located on Nolton Street.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access (Nolton Street Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Nolton Street.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The door opening is 520cm (17ft 1in) wide.

Level Change (Nolton Street Entrance)

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

Outside Access (The Rhiw Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on The Rhiw.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open both ways.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 158cm (5ft 2in) wide.
  • Comments
    • There are two sets of identical doors at this entrance.

Level Change (The Rhiw Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the left going up.

Outside Access (Caroline Street Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Caroline Street.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The door opening is 520cm (17ft 1in) wide.

Level Change (Caroline Street Entrance)

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

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Music is played throughout the venue.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are varied.
  • Comments
    • There are several easy to medium slopes throughout the shopping centre.

Accessible Toilet

  • Location and Access
    • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents are not available in Braille.
  • Documents are not available in large print.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.