Thanks to Kimberley for sending us this review of Edinburgh Castle: “I would just like to say Edinburgh castle was fantastic!! My fiancé and I took my brother who is in a wheelchair and the staff there were fantastic. They were polite and friendly and always willing to help. Even though we had not pre-booked…

We haven’t audited Hammersmith Apollo but we have found out that there are 2 steps and a ramp into the venue. The stalls are accessible but the circle is not. The shops in the foyer are also totally accessible and there are 2 fully accessible bars and kiosks in the stalls area. The disabled toilet is at…

We haven’t been to Shepherd’s Bush Empire but we can confirm they have great disabled access! There is entry at the side of the building and a portable ramp to get you up any steps. Inside there is a raised platform for wheelchairs in the stalls and the disabled toilet is in the stalls too.…

“The Old Vic is one of the best known and best loved theatres in the world” that attracts some of the best talent from all over the UK. The Old Vic’s disabled access is pretty good there are seats in the stalls with spaces for wheelchairs, just let the box office know when you buy…

Hackney Empire as you would expect has disabled spaces that are totally accessible, there are slopes to get around to the spaces and there are disabled toilets on every floor! Along with disabled parking bays near by. No problem here, Hackney Empire gets 2.5  BBS Ticks  

The iconic Hippodrome has been refurbished and re-opened and is now ‘once again the city’s foremost entertainment venue’….’three floors of gambling, five bars, a dedicated poker floor, an intimate cabaret theatre and the high energy Heliot restaurant and lounge’. Heliot restaurant overlooks the main gaming floor & has ‘energy and glamour’ but the menu looks not so…

Embassy Mayfair hasn’t been audited and won’t be as they have no disabled toilet because it’s a ‘managed building’!! Why is that an excuse? It’s on a ground floor so partially accessible as it’s on 2 levels. Looks good though, it’s a bar and brasserie and there’s also a nightclub called the Salon .  It serves modern Mediterranean cuisine all…