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Rotherham United

Championship
ASESSEAL New York Stadium
Capacity: 12,053
ASESSEAL New York Stadium
New York Way
Rotherham
S60 1AH

Disabled supporters contact

Club or stadium contact
 for disabled fans

John Bird
Disability Liaison Officer / Head of Supporter Service / Head of Ticketing

01709 827 768

General ticket office contact

John Bird
Disability Liaison Officer / Head of Supporter Service / Head of Ticketing

01709 827 768

Accessible ticket contact

John Bird
Disability Liaison Officer / Head of Supporter Service / Head of Ticketing

01709 827 768

Accessibility information

Number of wheelchair user spaces

Actual:
113
Both Home and Away w/c user spaces are at the front and back of the stand, all are raised positions.

Number of easy access and amenity seats

Actual:
TBC
There are easy access seats on the front rows in the stadium. These seats are near to the gangways and have extra leg room.

Number of accessible toilets

Actual:
12
Accessible toliets are located 10 metres away from both Home and Away fans.

Audio commentary

Comms from a member of the press team through a headset from reception. Home: 10 Away: 10 Headsets can be collected from and returned to the main reception.

Accessible services + information

Assistance dogs

Facilities are provided for assistance dogs. Seating locations available around the stadium. Relief areas for the dogs are behind the stands.

Hearing loops

The ticket office does have a hearing loop.

Club shop

Rotherham United do have low level serving counters in the club shop.

Club hospitality

Wheelchair accessible and there are 8 spaces in the hospitality areas.

Braille and large print provision

Rotherham United do provide disabled supporters information i.e. booklet with a map of accessible facilities in accessible formats (large print, easy read).

Food concession stands

Rotherham United do have accessible catering facilities i.e. low level serving counters at kiosks.

Total number of parking spaces

Home is booked seasonally and away is booked through the Red and White Shop by phoning up. Accessible parking is 10 metres from the entrance/exit.

Travel options

Rotherham United do have a drop off point or shuttle bus service for supporters with accessibility needs or requirements.

They have just partnered with another company who are looking at transport links to and from the stadium for all supporters. Information will be published on the following link: http://www.passengertransportknowledge.com/the-rufc-travel-plan/

How we set targets

We use accepted industry standards to set the club targets. The reference documents include: Accessible Stadia Guide 2003 and Accessible Stadia Supplementary Guidance 2015; Building Regulations Approved Document M, Access to and Use of Buildings; BS 8300, Design of buildings and their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people; Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds (Green Guide); Access for All, UEFA and CAFE Good Practice Guide to Creating an Accessible Stadium and Matchday Experience

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This information is provided by Rotherham United. Level Playing Field (LPF) cannot be held responsible if the service and provision differs from what is stated here.

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Updated October 2018

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