Accessibility

Positive About Disabled PeopleAt the dome we pride ourselves on providing a top class leisure experience to all, both online and in person. With this in mind we have various facilities and services in place for users with disabilities, to ensure they recieve the same level of enjoyment from our facilities as everybody else. Website Accessibilty

This website has been designed with accessibilty in mind from the outset, ensuring that navigation is simple throughout the whole of the site.

Text Size

if you find that the text size is too small, then you can easily make it larger, follwing a few simple steps.

Microsoft Internet Explorer users, go to the View menu, select Text Size and then either Larger or Largest.

Mozilla Firefox users, go to the View menu, select Text Size and then click Increase. Repeat to continue increasing the text size.

Netscape Navigator users, go to the View menu and choose Increase Font until the text is the size you require

Alternatively, hold down the Ctrl button on your keyboard and scroll your mouse wheel, or press the plus or minus buttons on your keyboard.

Building Accessibility

There are many facilities available throughout the whole of the building, as well as some more specific to certain activities.
If you feel that you will need assisstance on your visit to the dome, we will only be too happy to help. Please call the reception prior to your visit to make arrangements for somebody to meet you on your arrival.

General

  • Parking For Blue Badge Holders - The Dome have engaged the services of 'Town & City Parking' to patrol the car parks and issue tickets to unauthorised parking.
  • Automatic Entrance Doors
  • 8 Accessible / Adapted toilets throughout the centre
  • Ramp Access to all main areas of the building
  • Wide doorways
  • Lower Reception desks
  • 2 Elevators
  • Free entry for carers when accompanying a person with a disability (does not apply to Concerts & Shows)
  • Variuos concessionary rates for people with a disability
  • All Personnell have undertaken Disability & Awareness Training

Lagoons Swimming Area

  • Pool level and viewing area Accessible / Adapted toilets
  • Elevator
  • Pool hoist for swimming pool access

Fitness Village

  • Inclusive Fitness Initiative Stage 2 Accredited Equipment, Including: Chest Press, Cable Column, Upper Body Ergometer & 2 Treadmills
  • Inclusive Fitness Initiative Stage 1 Accredited Equipment, Including Seated Leg Curl, VR3 Leg Extension
  • Accessible / Adapted toilet
  • Accessible / Adapted Changing Room

Events

  • Balcony viewing - front row seats at ground level
  • Elevator
  • Ramped Access
  • Accessible / Adapted Toilet

Conferences

  • Accessible / Adapted toilet
  • Ramped Access
  • Induction loop facilities
  • Elevator