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image for Workshop/Course item typeNancy Oldfield Trust Sailing & Boat Trip

  • Green Tourism Bronze Award
  • Broads Tourism
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Boating Lessons

GREEN TOURISM BRONZE BROADS TOURISM

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Details

Nancy Oldfield Trust offers disabled and disadvantaged people an exciting day out on the Norfolk Broads. You can experience the fun and exhilaration of sailing or canoeing, observe nature close at hand, try your hand at fishing.

We provide a variety of activities including sailing, canoeing, motor boating, fishing, bird-watching and environmental studies, available for anyone who is disadvantaged or has a disability be it physical, mental or emotional, temporary or permanent, living anywhere in the Country.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsPicnic sitePublic toilets

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Motor boats all year. Fishing in season. Sailing and canoeing April-Oct.

Address

Irstead Road,
Neatishead,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR12 8BJ

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TG 342209  Lat: 52.73555 Long: 1.46899

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

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:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children