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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Sporting Event, Sat 17 Jun 2017


High Woods Country Park

High Woods Country Park

High Woods Country Park


Visitor Centre,
Turner Road,


St Helena Hospice Bubble Rush 2017

A 5km fun run with four Bubble Stations along the route where our cannons pump out coloured bubbles. Participants of all ages and all abilities can take part, you can run, jog, walk or toddle through the foam …even dance if you want to, all we ask is that you have lots of fun!
At the start of the run we will have a bubble village where registration takes place, in our village you’ll find face painting, a bouncy castle, food to nibble on and the very popular bubble photo booth where you can dress up and have your photo taken.

Cost: (includes a Bubble Rush t-shirt and medal)
Adults (16 and over): £20
Children (under 16): £10
Family rate (Two adults, two children or one adult, three children): £52
Register online or download this entry form to register a group or for the family rate and post it to The Events and Challenges Team, St Helena Hospice Fundraising Office, Unit 1 The Atrium, Phoenix Square, Wyncolls Road, Colchester, CO4 9AS or email to events@sthelenahospice.org.uk. Registration closes on 16th June at 12pm. Please note that after this time you will only be able to register on the day.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 17 Jun 2017 12:00 to 16:00


Cost: (includes a Bubble Rush t-shirt and medal)
Adults (16 and over): £20
Children (under 16): £10
Family rate (Two adults, two children or one adult, three children): £52

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 17 Jun St Helena Hospice Bubble Rush 2017



Plan route to High Woods Country Park using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 997271  Lat: 51.90660 Long: 0.90476

By Road:
Come out of the train station and take the second exit on the roundabout, Bruff Close. Follow this road to the end where it meets Northern Approach Road (A134) Cross over the A134 and turn right into Turner Road. Continue along Turner Road and High Woods Country Park is the fifth turning on your right.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Colchester North station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • 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
  • 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
  • YesBaby changing facilities


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system