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Accessibility Information

Accessibility Information

ACCESSIBLE CAR PARKING AND SHUTTLE BUS

PARKING

Areas are designated for Blue Badge holders in the car park at The Junction. Complimentary Shuttle buses are wheelchair accessible.

SHUTTLE BUS

Pick up/set down points for the courtesy shuttle bus will be signposted at The Junction.  Shuttle buses will be running on a continuous circuit from The Junction across the three days of the Show between 10am and 6.15pm.

 

EVENT ACCESSIBILITY

MOBILITY ASSISTANCE

If you require mobility assistance in the form of a Wheelchair or Mobility Scooter to enjoy the Garden Show Ireland Event this is available for you to pre- book from our Disability Hub in Antrim Castle Mall. This service is supported by Shopmobility Northern Ireland.

To arrange your personal appointment in advance of event, please ring the following numbers: 07860 709 876/ 028 94 22 7130

This service is strictly by appointment only. You will be unable to access a mobility aid if you don’t book in advance.

Please arrive 15 mins prior to your appointment.

All Mobility aids can be collected at Castle Mall Disability Hub where a Meet and Greet Service will be in place.

WHEELCHAIRS

This is a temporary, outdoor event on open parkland and is subject to varying weather and ground conditions. Most areas have well laid pathways and there is some temporary track way. Much of the event is staged on open ground. Whilst every effort is made to make the Show accessible, ground conditions will be subject to weather.

ACCESSIBLE TOILET PROVISION AND CHANGING PLACES

Changing Places and Accessible toilets available onsite. In addition, we have AccessoLoo, a Mobile Changing Places facility for the duration of the event.

SENSORY AND QUIET ROOM

A Sensory and Quiet Room is available featuring Baby Sensory play and a bespoke Sensory Den specially tailored for children with sensory processing disabilities.

SIGN LANGUAGE PROVISION

A BSL Signer will sign aspects of the Garden Guru (Talk Tent) and the Food NI demonstrations. For a full list contact Ellen Boyd [email protected].