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image for Animal Event item typeWacky Races at Barleylands

  • VistEngland VAQAS
  • Essex Tourism Awards
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Animal Event, Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May 2017

VAQAS, ESSEX TOURISM AWARDS 2010

Lamb National

Lamb National

Address

Barleylands Road,
Billericay,
Essex,
CM11 2UD

Details

It’s the hilarious Wacky Races! Race to Barleylands this May bank holiday. On your marks, get set, go!

Our famous and colourful ‘woolly jumpers’ will be competing in out ‘Lamb National’ this April 29th, 30th and May 1st! Join in the fun and cheer on your favourite!

You might also catch out Hilly Billy Goat Races where the cheeky goats take on the steeplechase. You can see ‘Rocky’, ‘Hot Wings’, ‘Nugget’ and ‘Drumsticks’ in the ‘Chicken Run’. You’d be mad to miss it!

There’s racing twice daily, animal petting and orphan feeding. Plus, don’t forget to visit The Village while you are here!

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May 2017
10am-5pm

Prices

Adult - £12
Child -£11

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May Wacky Races

Location

Directions

Plan route to Barleylands using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 694920  Lat: 51.60140 Long: 0.44523

By Road:
From M25/A127. Exit J29 onto A127 (Southend bound). Exit at A176 junction for Basildon/Billericay. At roundabout take 3rd exit on to South Wash Road following the brown tourism info signs for Barleylands Farm Museum. At the second roundabout turn left in to Barleylands Road. Our large car park is on the Right Hand Side.
Follow Brown Signs from A127 and A12

By Public Transport:
The nearest Train Station is Billericay Station. From here you can take the number 100 bus to Barleylands.
The number 100 bus stops at Barleylands Craft and Farm Centre, the buses run every 20mins.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Billericay station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

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)

General

  • YesService dogs are NOT allowed:
  • not allowed in farm park due to the animals on sit

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • 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:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesNut free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu