Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall offers world-class facilities for people with disabilities.
Visitors with a disability are invited to join Southbank Centre's free Access List. By registering you may be eligible for tickets at concessionary prices, to bring a companion whose ticket is free who can assist you during your visit, to receive information in alternative formats etc.. For a form visit Southbank http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/visitor-info/access, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Southbank Centre Ticket Office on 0844 875 0073.
For the hard of hearing, the auditorium is fitted with Sennheiser infra-red systems. Hearing enhancement equipment can be collected at Royal Festival Hall Ticket Office, Level 5 Function Room and The Clore Ballroom.
Concessionary tickets for people with disabilities are not available online. Please telephone the Philharmonia Orchestra Box Office on FREEPHONE 0800 652 6717, or email us at email@example.com and we will be happy to help.
Level Access and Booking for Wheelchair Users
There is level access throughout the Royal Festival Hall from the internal lifts (some of the lifts have a limited weight capacity; please call 0844 875 0073 to confirm), and there are wheelchair spaces in the boxes, choir seats, side and rear stalls of the auditorium. Tickets for wheelchair spaces can be booked by phone at the Philharmonia Orchestra Box Office, FREEPHONE 0800 652 6717.
Subscription discounts are also available for wheelchair users.
Southbank Centre has a number of wheelchairs for visitors to use, subject to availability. If one is required please request one on arrival at the Artist's Entrance.
There are four spaces available for wheelchair users. They cost £14 and include a free ticket for a companion. Disabled patrons who do not require a wheelchair space are eligible for an additional free ticket if they require a companion to assist them during their visit.
Bedford Corn Exchange is equipped with an induction loop system, designated wheelchair seats for performances, a disabled lift from ground level to the interval bar and disabled toilets. Please indicate at the time of booking whether you require a designated wheelchair space. Guide dogs permitted with prior notification. Please call 01234 718044 if you require further information about the venue.