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Vale Park

Magazine Promenade, New Brighton, Wirral, CH45 1LZ

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Introduction

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Location

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

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is free for all users.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is located on Woodland Drive.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 0 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.
    • 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.

Access Point (Woodland Drive)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Woodland Drive.
    • There is an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
    • The width of the gap is 300cm.
    • There are bollards at this access point.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located on the path leading to and beyond the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.

Access Point (Magazine Lane)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Magazine Lane.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
    • The width of the gap is 300cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located on the path leading to and beyond the access point.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.

Access Point (Egremont Promenade)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Egremont Promenade.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
    • The width of the gap is 300cm.
    • There are bollards at this access point.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located on the path in front and beyond the access point.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have tarmac surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are easy and moderate slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.
  • Comments View
    • The park has a Driftwood Fairy Village within the ground.
    • During the summer months there are outdoor concerts at the bandstand.
    • To the left of the Egremont Promenade access point there are benches overlooking the River Mersey.

Outdoor Gym

  • The outdoor gym is at the bottom of the park overlooking the River Mersey.
  • There are various types of exercise equipment.
  • The surface around the equipment is tarmac.

Children's Play Area and Sand Pitch

  • The children’s play area and sand pitch are next to the car park.
  • The children’s play area is accessed via a single width gate.
  • The gate opens away from you (push).
  • The gate is heavy.
  • The width of the gate opening is 110cm.
  • The surface of the play area is tarmac with a mixture of soft landing mats and wood bark chippings around the play equipment.
  • The five-aside football pitch has a sand surface.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible toilet facilities are not available.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located in the car park.
    • The female and male toilets are approximately 8m (8yd 2ft) from the Woodland Drive access point.
    • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female and male toilets.
    • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located in the standard toilets.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 89cm (2ft 11in).
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.

Level Change (Toilet Block)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.