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A Review of February 2022

Twelve brand new Access Card Providers are awaiting your next visit!

The Access Card Team had another great month full of exciting activities and opportunities in February. Our senior team delivered informative training sessions to different organisations and we welcomed twelve brand new Access Card Providers to our directory, including Drayton Manor Theme Park and Kindred.

For more information about our latest Access Card Providers, please see below.

New Providers

Natural History Museum – South Kensington

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“The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history. It is one of three major museums on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, the others being the Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum. The Natural History Museum’s main frontage, however, is on Cromwell Road.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

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“Plantasia is a large public hothouse, located in the Parc Tawe retail park, Swansea, Wales that opened in 1990.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

Primark – White Rose Shopping Centre

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“Primark offers a wide range of high-quality value for money products for ladies, men, children and the home.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

Rehab 4 Addiction

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“We can offer immediate access to quality rehabilitation centres in literally any corner of the United Kingdom. Finding the right rehabilitation centre is not as simple as you might think. If you search the internet for ‘rehabilitation centre’ the number of options is vast and often confusing. And since your budget is a factor in your choice of rehabilitation centre you may give up before you even begin to round the number of options down to a manageable number. Our admissions team will work within the confines of your budget, ensuring you select the most appropriate rehabilitation centre for your specific addiction.”

Find out more here.

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N Zone Sports Suncoast

“Youth sports leagues in the Sarasota/Bradenton area. Youth soccer, youth basketball, flag football, lacrosse.”

“We focus on “fun” … kids want to just play. Coaches are concerned about good sportsmanship and fair play.”

Find out more here.

Drayton Manor Theme Park

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“Drayton Manor is a theme park and zoo in the grounds of the former Drayton Manor, in Drayton Bassett, Staffordshire, England, UK. The park covers 280 acres of which about 113 acres are in use and hosts about 1.5 million people each year.”

Access Cards with the ‘Standing & Queuing’ symbol accepted as proof for an Easy Access Band.

Find out more here.


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“Kindred is a reimagined members’ club focused on community and human connection. We are a space for connecting, skill and idea swapping, eating, creating, and celebrating. Across three floors, our Grade II listed Georgian mansion provides food and drink, spaces for you to work and relax in, a diverse events programme, and private rooms to host meetings and dinners.”

“We are offering free tickets for carers. A regular ticket needs to be purchased by the event goer – then they need to email our team on bookings@wearekindred.com and request a free carer ticket, Their Access Card will need to be shown to gain access on the day.”

Find out more here.

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

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“Wolverhampton Grand is a long established theatre in the heart of the Midlands. It receives a wide range of major touring productions including drama, musicals, ballet, dance, opera, variety, concerts, children’s shows and one of the biggest pantomimes in the UK, with audiences from across the region and beyond taking advantage of excellent transport links to the city…

“We operate an access register scheme. A free membership that once joined, allows customers who need an essential companion access to a free carer ticket. Customers can show their Access Card to gain this concession.”

Find out more here.

Watts Gallery Artists’ Village

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“Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village is an art gallery in the village of Compton, near Guildford in Surrey. It is dedicated to the work of the Victorian-era painter and sculptor George Frederic Watts. The gallery has been Grade II* listed on the National Heritage List for England since June 1975.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

Nando’s – Manchester Trafford Centre

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“Afro-Portuguese chain restaurant serving flame-grilled chicken in spicy chilli sauce.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

Marks & Spencer – Sunderland

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“Marks and Spencer Group plc is a major British multinational retailer with headquarters in London, England, that specialises in selling clothing, home products and food products.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

The Tutankhamun Exhibition

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“Replicas of Tutankhamun’s tomb, its artefacts and mummies displayed with photos in an old church.”

This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more.

Find out more here.

The Access Card Team also shared various medical awareness posts, including World Leprosy Day, World Braille Day & International Paget’s Awareness Day.

A full list of Access Card Providers can be found here.

Apply for your Access Card today and continue planning your barrier-free adventures for 2022!