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Walking Event, Thu 27 Oct 2016, £8


Canterbury Festival

Canterbury Festival


Canterbury Festival Box Office

01227 787787


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Saveas Writers.

A Canterbury city walk exploring connections to figures such as Dickens, Mozart, Fleming. Followed by writing workshop (1.5 hours).

Meet: 10am Beaney House of Art and Knowledge front door, CT1 2BD
Leader: Derek Sellen & Mary Anne Smith
Duration: 2.5 hours (2 miles, circular)

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 27 Oct 2016 10:00


Tickets £8.00 (bkg fees apply*)

*Booking Fees Apply – By phone & in person: £1 per ticket booking fee. Online: 75p per ticket booking fee. The maximum fee you will be charged when booking by phone or in person is £8. Booking fees are unlimited online.



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Map reference: TR 148578  Lat: 51.27968 Long: 1.07946

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge is located in Canterbury high street adjacent to Best Lane.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury West station

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 5
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas


  • The Best Lane entrance is step free (lift), it is well lit and has an automatic door.

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