Accessibility signs/icons

Signs you are likely to encounter in East Riding leisure centres are depicted and described below.

Accessibility signs/icons used in leisure centre



Disabled parking

This icon indicates that we have disabled parking bays available at our facility.


Other accessible/adapted toilet and changing facilities are available for use.

Accessible routes

Areas and facilities which are not on one level can be accessed by a lift.

Guide dog

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Large print

Leaflets, on request, will be provided in braille, audio or large print format.

Disabled icon


Our facilities are suitable for customers with limited mobility and wheelchair users.

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Language and alternative formats

We want to make our services accessible to everyone. We understand English is not everyone’s first language so we try to provide a range of interpreting and translation facilities to meet your needs.

Please note: Leaflets, on request, will be provided in Braille, audio or large print format – please ask at Reception.

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Information about our services in British Sign Language (BSL)

A video below introduces Leisure Services with British Sign Language so our deaf and hearing-impaired residents can access those services easily.

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Positive about disabled people

At East Riding Leisure we pride ourselves on providing a top class leisure experience to all, both online and in person. With this in mind we have various facilities and services in place for users with disabilities, to ensure they receive the same level of enjoyment from our facilities as everybody else.

There are many facilities available throughout the whole of the building, as well as some more specific to certain activities. If you feel that you will need assistance on your visit to the leisure complex, we will only be too happy to help. Please call Reception prior to your visit to make arrangements for someone to meet you on arrival.

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Parking for blue badge holders

The sports centre has free parking on site and there is 1 disabled parking bay.  Please ensure you display your blue badge.

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Main entrance and reception

There is a ramped access from the car park with automatic opening doors at the main entrance.  Seating is available in the reception area.

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Carers are admitted free if they are helping a disabled person take part in an activity.

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Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome; please notify Reception prior to arrival where possible. A dog drinking station is available on request.

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Customers with limited mobility and wheelchair users

South Holderness Sports Centre has facilties on 2 levels.

The sports hall, fitness gym and sauna are all located on the ground floor.  There is a seated vending area on the ground floor. 

The cafe/bar is located on the first floor with no lift access.

There is no need to book swimming, but we do recommend if you require help in and out of the pool to ring ahead of your visit.  A pool hoist is available and assistance in and out of the pool if required.

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Changing/toilet facilities

There are accessible / adapted toilet facilities in the poolside changing area, which has a hoist and rail, changing couch, shower and chair and toilet facility with access to both sides all to a similar standard of 'changing places' facility.  Emergency call systems are available in adapted toilets.

The male and female dryside changing rooms have limited access and are unsuitable for wheelchair access.  Alternative changing is available in the poolside changing area. 

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Facilities for customers with very young children

There is a family changing cubicle with baby changing facility in our female pool changing room.  The accessible / adapted changing facility is also available for males changing babies.

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