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Cafe @ WRVS

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN

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Introduction

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    • Cafe @ WRVS is located on level 2 next to the main hospital entrance 1.

Opening Times

  • Monday 08:00 - 19:45.
  • Tuesday 08:00 - 19:45.
  • Wednesday 08:00 - 19:45.
  • Thursday 08:00 - 19:45.
  • Friday 08:00 - 19:45.
  • Saturday 13:30 - 16:00.
  • Sunday 13:30 - 16:00.
  • Sunday 17:30 - 19:30.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Wigan.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Wigan Wallgate.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is not free for all users.
  • Parking is not free for Blue Badge holders.
  • The car park is at the side of the venue.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • There are 10+ designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 360cm x 520cm (11ft 10in x 17ft 1in).
  • The nearest designated bay is 38m (42yd) from the main hospital entrance 1.
  • The furthest designated bay is 70m (77yd) from the main hospital entrance 1.
  • 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.
  • The patron does not have to cross a road.
  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

Outside Access (Main Hospital Entrance 1)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the hospital off Wigan Lane.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 132cm (4ft 4in) wide.
  • Second set of doors View
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 130cm (4ft 3in) wide.
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    • The main hospital entrance 1 is on floor level 2.

Level Change (Main Hospital Entrance 1)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance and leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

Outside Access (Shop Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on level 2 next to the main hospital entrance 1.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • The door opening is 145cm (4ft 9in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • Part of the entrance was blocked with shop stands, leaving a width of 85cm.

Counter

  • The counter is 4m (13ft 1in) from the unit entrance .
  • There is level access to the counter from the entrance.
  • The height of the counter is medium.
  • There is not a lowered section.
  • Lighting levels are bright.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • The type of flooring in walkways and corridors is non slip.
  • Lighting levels are bright.

Accessible Toilet

  • The nearest accessible toilet is located off the foyer area.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • The nearest standard toilet is located on the main corridor on level 2.

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.
  • Staff are not Text Relay aware.