Motorway inclusion arrives at Gloucester services Southbound

08 April 2021, 09:23

The UK’s only major independent motorway services operator has further enhanced its quality offering for customers by adding a state-of-the-art disabled toilet facility. Gloucester Services has opened a Changing Places assisted accessible toilet, on the southbound side of its site on the M5 motorway...
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Torbay offers changing places on the English Riviera

08 April 2021, 09:20

The English Riviera is now one of the most accessible tourist destinations in the country- with the opening of state-of-the-art toilet facilities. It is the result of efforts by local campaigners, to highlight the fact that many people with learning and/or physical disabilities cannot use convention...
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Lost Gardens of Heligan

08 April 2021, 09:18

Lost Gardens of Heligan Find Solution to Provide Changing Places for Disabled Accessibility One of the UK’s most popular botanical gardens is the latest venue aided by Closomat to deliver enhanced accessibility to visitors. The Lost Gardens of Heligan has now opened its Changing Places assisted acce...
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Ask and you shall receive…!

07 April 2021, 13:16

A disability campaigner has proved that people do listen if asked, with the opening of a ‘first’ in Scotland. Laura Rutherford approached Macrobert Arts Centre at the University of Stirling, explaining that without specific facilities – a Changing Places toilet- she and her son Brody couldn’t...
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LEGOLAND® Windsor resort changing places

07 April 2021, 13:14

The UK’s most visited children’s theme park has become more accessible to guests- just by enhancing its toilet provision. The LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort is the latest venue to open a Changing Places assisted, accessible toilet. Supplied and installed by Closomat- Britain’s leading pr...
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‘An inspiration’- in more ways than one

07 April 2021, 13:13

A national museum, originally envisaged as being “an inspiration for our country’s future”, has continued that philosophy in its latest refurbishment to deliver exemplar accessibility. St Fagans National Museum of History in Wales has included not just one, but two Changing Places assisted accessibl...
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Changing places at Scotland’s biggest shopping centre

07 April 2021, 13:11

Scotland’s leading shopping and leisure destination- Silverburn in Glasgow- is ensuring it can be enjoyed by even more people, with the unveiling of new accessible facilities. The 1million ft2 venue is the latest to open a Changing Places. Executed by Closomat, Britain’s leading provider of such acc...
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Accessibility is no secret in Bletchley

07 April 2021, 13:08

It’s no secret that JD Wetherspoon’s latest venue, Captain Ridley’s Shooting Party, is open to all. The new pub in Bletchley is named after the codebreakers from M16 who operated from the town during WWII, and even features a rare WWII cipher machine as part of its fixtures and fittings. Fittings al...
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Accessibility moves into a new level

07 April 2021, 11:00

One of the UK’s biggest shopping centres, intu, is giving a new level of customer experience. Intu Merry Hill has become the latest retail venue to open a Changing Places assisted accessible toilet, to enable any shoppers who may need help (in terms of carers or equipment) to go to the loo can do so...
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Changing accessibility for the better

07 April 2021, 10:57

People with disabilities will find Liverpool one of the better airports to use when travelling by air, with the completion of a £4million refurbishment & upgrade of the departure lounge. Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) – already rated as good under the latest Civil Aviation Authority...
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Moto helps improve access ‘up north’

07 April 2021, 10:51

Disabled travellers can venture further afield with the opening of the most northerly Changing Places on the M6. MOTO Hospitality has opened its latest assisted accessible facility, supplied and installed by Closomat, northbound at Southwaite. The room- which gives people who need help to toilet, an...
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What’s the story? A full house (of toilets)…

07 April 2021, 10:43

A new multi-arts centre heralded as transforming the cultural landscape is already reaping the results of its inclusive approach. Storyhouse in Chester is a £37million facility, mainly funded by Cheshire West & Chester Council, combining library, two theatres, a cinema, restaurant and bars, in w...
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