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Contact

For more information about the types of access featured in this site, contact:

Stagetext

Telephone: 020 7377 0540
Email: enquiries@stagetext.org
Website: http://stagetext.org

VocalEyes

Telephone: 020 7375 1043
Email: enquiries@vocaleyes.co.uk
Website: http://vocaleyes.co.uk

Signed Culture

Telephone 01925 710561
Textphone 07720 188543
Email admin@signedculture.org.uk
Website www.signedculture.org.uk

 

Useful networks and further information

www.accessinlondon.org published in 2003, this is a comprehensive guide with useful information about accommodation, travel and access to major sites and attractions across the capital.

http://www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/access published three times a year, the Access London Theatre guide, produced by the Society of London Theatre (SOLT), features audio-described, captioned and signed performance listings for London and is available in large print, Braille, audio tape and CD.

www.artsline.org.uk information service for arts, leisure and entertainment with details on facilities available at a number of venues across the UK.

Federation of Scottish Theatres Access Guide developed during the Access Scottish Theatre pilot, funded by Scottish Arts Council, 2007 – 2010.  This resource provides some useful guidance for the planning and delivery of assisted performances.

www.parkingforbluebadges.com Comprehensive parking and interactive bus information for Blue Badge disabled drivers travelling around London.

www.rnib.org.uk  National charity for Visually Impaired People.

www.actionhearingloss.org.uk  National charity for deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people.

http://www.hearinglink.org UK organisation for people with hearing loss and their families. They also offer information, services and support for newly deafened people.

www.tourismforall.org.uk  Information on accessible accommodation, tourism advice and special offers on hotels.

www.attitudeiseverything.org.uk Attitude is Everything improves Deaf and disabled people’s access to live music by working in partnership with audiences, artists and the music industry to implement a Charter of Best Practice across the UK.

Communication Support

British Sign Language Interpreters

Association of British Sign Language Interpreters www.asli.org.uk

Royal Association for Deaf People www.royaldeaf.org.uk

Speech-to-Text Reporters or STTRs

Association of Verbatim Speech to Text Reporters / AVSTTR www.avsttr.org.uk

Equipment

See the technical section