Wigan Athletic


Stadium Information


Wigan Athletic


DW Stadium


The DW Stadium
Robin Park Complex

Club / Stadium Contact for Disabled Supporters


Norma Sherratt: Disability Liaison Officer

Telephone number

08716 633 552

Website address

Disabled Supporters Group

Contact Name

Telephone number

Email address

Website address

Access Information for Disabled Supporters

Getting there and Parking


The closest international airport is Liverpool John Lennon airport, alternatively Manchester airport has more connections. Wigan's central railway stations (Wigan North Western & Wallgate stations) are a good 20 minute walk from the ground.


There is limited parking for disabled supporters and parking must be booked in advance. Existing permit holders gain priority. A small number of spaces are available to visiting supporters.

Getting a Ticket


Information on purchasing a ticket please visit the Wigan Athletic website.


For ticket information, or if you have any queries or requests, please contact Norma on 08716 633 552, in writing c/o the Ticket Office or email n.sherratt@wiganathletic.com

Spectator Viewing areas


Wheelchair userThere are 42 spaces for home-supporting wheelchair users, these can be found on every stand on 2 disabled platforms. Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent. Additional spaces can be found at the front of the West stand. There are 14 spaces for away-supporting wheelchair users; these are all on a raised platform.



Ambulant disabledThere are spaces for ambulant disabled supporters located throughout the stadium.





All accessible toilets and catering outlets set in main concourse areas near the wheelchair platforms.



Audio Commentary is available via headsets to blind and partially sighted supporters at the ground.  Headsets can be collected from the main reception on payment of a refundable deposit of £15.00. Wigan operate a buddy scheme which has been in place for a number of years.

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.

Wheelchair user spaces

Wheelchair user spaces

More Stadium Photos

Sightlines from wheelchair spaces

Sightlines from wheelchair spaces

Sightlines from wheelchair spaces



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