Access

Opening Hours

Box Office Mon | 10am - 5.30pm

Tue-Sat | 10am - 7.30pm
(or until start of the last event)

Sun | Opens one hour before start of first event, closes after start of last event

The Maltings strives to be accessible to all. If you have any needs that are not addressed, please contact our Theatre Manager so that we can do our best to help.

VENUE ACCESS

  • Disabled parking spaces available in the public car park in front of our venue
  • Level and ramped access is located to the far-left of the front entrance
  • Power assisted doors at the front entrance
  • Lift located in the foyer with access to all floors
  • Adapted toilet on floor -3
  • Our Main House Theatre/Cinema has a fixed number of wheelchair spaces, which we recommend pre-booking at Box Office
  • Our Henry Travers Studio has centre handrails. Seating in the studio is unassigned, however disabled seating in the front row can be reserved through the Box Office.
  • An Infrared Hearing Support System is available - request headsets at Box Office
  • We welcome guide dogs
  • If you need any additional information or you'd like a large print version of our brochure, please contact the Box Office.

ACCESSIBLE CINEMA

  • CEA Card - We accept the CEA Card which enables a registered disabled person to obtain a free CINEMA ticket for a carer to accompany them to a film. To join the scheme, the registered disabled person (NOT the carer) must apply in advance directly with the CEA (NOT from The Maltings). Full details, application and guidance is available on the CEA Card website.
  • HOH English (Subtitled Screenings) for people with hearing loss
  • Our Autism Friendly relaxed screenings are cheduled throughout the year offering a sympathetic sensory experience for people on the autism spectrum (lighting left on low, softer volume, no trailers or adverts, okay to make noise and move about, bar available as a “chill-out space”, patrons on a special diet can bring their own food).
  • We are trialling Dementia Friendly relaxed monthly film screenings between May and October 2018.

BABY CHANGING FACILITIES & BREASTFEEDING
Baby changing facilities are located on floor -3 (accessible by lift). The Maltings supports the rights of women to discreetly breastfeed in all public areas of the building.

THE GRANARY GALLERY & THE GYMNASIUM GALLERY
The Granary Gallery and The Gymnasium Gallery both have full disabled access. The Granary Gallery has lift access, The Gymnasium Gallery is all on one level. Disabled parking is available at Parade Car Park (The Gymnasium Gallery) and Bridge Street Car Park (The Granary Gallery). Both galleries welcome guide dogs and have ramped access.
For more information about Berwick Visual Arts, please visit their website.

Berwick Visual Arts is an initiative of The Maltings (Berwick) Trust. Registered charity no. 701194.

 
The Maltings Theatre & Cinema is operated by The Maltings (Berwick) Trust Registered Charity No: 701194