‘Royal’ endorsement for accessible space

03 April 2021, 09:51

Accessibility can be achieved irrespective of space and budgetary constraints. The Royal Cornwall Showground, in Wadebridge, is the latest to prove that provision of ‘bigger and better’ wheelchair-accessible toilet facilities, that offer more space, and additional equipment, can be practically deliv...
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Accessible café society is a gem…

03 April 2021, 09:46

A new community venture is proving that a venue does not have to be big to be fully accessible…. A small shop in Cromer has been turned into The Honey Pot, a “café for everybody”, to the extent it has even managed to provide an assisted, accessible toilet facility, aka Space to Change/ Changing Plac...
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All change at national trust

03 April 2021, 09:40

One of The National Trust’s most popular places is about to become even more popular- it now has space to change. The team at Dunham Massey in Greater Manchester has thought ‘outside the box’ to enable creation of an accessible toilet with changing bench and hoist. It’s the result of strategic partn...
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Tilgate Park – Enabling Nature

03 April 2021, 09:34

A local authority has found an innovative solution to answering the call of nature….. Crawley Borough Council has opened what is believed to be the first hoist-assisted toilet at a leisure attraction in the area, at Tilgate Park. The venue, acknowledged as being the area’s “jewel in the crown’ with...
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Portsmouth international port delivers safe harbour for special needs with space to change

03 April 2021, 09:29

Portsmouth International Port has become the most accessible major sea hub in the UK with the opening of a “life-changing” toilet. The Port is the first major sea travel hub in the country to open a Space to Change specialist toilet and changing facility, which delivers the space and equipment neede...
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Service beyond ‘the norm’ for disabled people

03 April 2021, 09:21

One of Britain’s newest service stations is doing “a proper job” in catering for all visitor needs by becoming the first location of its type in the UK to install a new concept in disabled toilets. Cornwall Services on the busy A30 trunk road near Bodmin has opened a Space to Change assisted wheelch...
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