Falkirk F.C.

 

Disabled Supporter Information

Stadium

The Falkirk Stadium

Address

Falkirk

Scotland

Club / Stadium Contact for Disabled Supporters

Name

Telephone no.

+44 (0)1324 624121

E-mail address

Website address

Disabled Supporters Group

Contact Name

Telephone no.

Website address

 

 

Access Information for Disabled Supporters

Getting There & Parking

 

Falkirk has main rail and canal routes within easy reach from Edinburgh and Glasgow and is central to access to both Glasgow and Edinburgh international airports. Falkirk has two railway stations; Falkirk High and Falkirk Grahamston. There is also a daily direct service to London (King's Cross).

 

There is accessible parking available 30-60m from the main entrance. Permits will need to be obtained from the club in advance. The car park is stewarded.

 

 

Getting a Ticket

 

For information about getting a ticket pleaase contact the club.

Spectator Viewing areas

 

Wheelchair userThere are 66 spaces available for home-supporting wheelchair users situated in the West (42) and South (24) Stands. Sightlines are good, seats are sheltered, and there are no obstructed views. The club provides a complimentary ticket for Personal Assistants, and they can be seated adjacent to the wheelchair user.

There are an additional 23 spaces for away-supporting wheelchair users situated in the North stand. Sightlines are good and Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent.

 

Blind and partially sightedThere are 10 spaces available for blind and partially sighted supporters located in the West Stand. Sightlines are good and spaces are sheltered. Guide dogs are permitted in the stadium and there are facilities such as a water bowl and toilet. Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent. There are an additional 10 spaces for away supporters also in the West Stand.

 

Ambualnt disabledThere are 89 easy access spaces for ambulant disabled home supporters in the main and south stand. Sightlines are good, seats are sheltered, and there are no obstructed views.

There are 23 easy access seats for ambulant disabled away supporters located in the North stand. Personal Assistants can sit adjacent.

 

 

Amenities

 

There are accessible refreshment kiosks available and they do have lowered counters located in the South stand. There is also an ordering service available in the West stand.

 

There are 6 accessible toilets located in the South Stand (2) and the West Stand (4). There is level access to all the toilets, with grab rails and sufficient space for a wheelchair user and Personal Assistant.

 

 

Services

 

There is an audio descriptive commentary service available and 10 headsets can be borrowed from the club (this can be arranged on the match day).

Useful Publications and Policies

 

For further guidance, please refer to 'Access for All' - the UEFA and CAFE Good Practice Guide to Creating an Accessible Stadium and Matchday Experience, available in 13 different languages here.

 

For the detailed CAFE stadia report please click here.

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