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Railway Event, Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct 2016

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

Contact

EVR

01629 823076

Address

Wirksworth Station,
Station Road,
Wirksworth,
Derbyshire,
DE4 4FB

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct Annual Model Railway Exhibition
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec Santa Specials
Wed 7 Dec Santa Specials
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec Santa Specials
Wed 14 Dec Santa Specials
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Dec Santa Specials

Details

See a variety of model trains of all shapes and sizes in this special event that takes place in the town of Wirksworth.

Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site catering

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct 2016

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 286544  Lat: 53.08613 Long: -1.57339

From Carsington Water take B5035 to Wirksworth Market Place. From Cromford take B5036 to Wirksworth Market Place. Station on Coldwell Street.
Bus 6.1 From Derby or Bakewell

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Cromford station

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair