Gloucester Train Station

2nd August 2017 My overall experience of traveling from Gloucester train station was a good experience accessibility wise. The station master Mike was helpful from start to finish and advised me how I could contact the assisted travel helpline. The station and trains are kept clean, tidy and safe to ensure a pleasant journey. Accessibility…

Cattle Country

30th June 2017 I was due to visit Cattle Country, however I fell ill on that day. Therefore my PA attended the visit for me and reported back. Cattle country is a great day out for families, there is lots to do for young children of all ages. There are limitations for the disabled but…

Pizza Hut

21st June 2017 Parking There are two disabled parking spaces located at the front of the building. There is a flat entrance leading into the venue with a large accessible double door. All the staff members were very helpful, friendly and well mannered. Our waitress was fantastic from start to finish and answered any of…

Jet Age Museum

17.6.17 I visited the Jet Age museum. There are two disabled parking spaces located at the front of the building. There is a flat entrance leading into the venue with large accessible double doors. Once inside you go through a set of accessible double doors in front of you to enter the museum. Attraction Once…

The Comfy Pew

13 .6.17, I visited The Comfy Pew. There is disabled parking located at Westgate Street Car and Coach park. There is a cobbled street leading up to the venue, this is quite uncomfortable for anyone in an electric wheelchair. There is a flat entrance leading into the venue that has a very narrow door, but…

The Dick Whittington

9.6.17 I visited the Dick Whittington. There is disabled parking located in the Westgate Street Car and Coach park. The pub actually has no accessible entrance. They do have portable ramps to use on the front entrance steps. However these are no good for anyone in a heavy wheelchair. We did attempt to use them…

Hedley’s

7.6.17, I visited Hedley’s Café. There is disabled parking located at Westgate Street Car and Coach Park. There is a flat entrance leading into the venue with a large accessible singe door.   All the staff members were very helpful friendly and well mannered. Nicola took the time out of her day to answer our…

Gloucester Cathedral

2.6.17, I visited Gloucester Cathedral. There is disabled parking located at the Westgate Car and Coach park. There is a long cobbled road leading up to the entrance of the venue. Parts of this can be very uncomfortable if you are in a wheelchair. At the moment the Cathedral is undergoing some construction work, this…

Westminster

Today, 25th April 2017, I was invited to meet Richard Graham, my local MP for Gloucester at the Houses of Parliament in Westminster. I had been invited by my employer, Jason Smith, chief executive of Marketing Gloucester, to discuss the details of my role as Disability Marketing Assistant and my progress within Marketing Gloucester. We…

The Sward Inn

31.5.17, I visited The Sward Inn Gloucester. There is disabled parking located at the Westgate Street Car and Coach Park. There is an accessible entrance into the venue however, the front door is very narrow and small. So this would be no good for somebody in a large wheelchair.   You can sit in the…

Caffe Corretto

23.5.17 I visited Caffe Corretto on the Gloucester Docks. There is a large accessible double door leading into the venue. The staff members were very helpful friendly and well mannered. Toilets There are disabled toilets located at the back of the building to the right hand side. The toilets are wheelchair accessible. There is just…

Caffetucci

23.17, I visited Caffetucci on the Gloucester Docks. There is disabled parking located at the Gloucester Docks car park or the Gloucester Quays outlet shopping centre. There is a large accessible double door leading into the venue. The staff were very helpful friendly and well mannered. Toilets There is a disabled toilet located at the…