image for Sporting Event item typeCarriage Driving Trials at Sandringham

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Horse Event, Fri 29 Jun - Sun 1 Jul 2018, free entry

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Sandringham Carriage Driving Trials

Sandringham Carriage Driving Trials

Contact

Sandringham Estate Office

01485 545400

Address

Sandringham,
King's Lynn,
Norfolk,
PE35 6EH

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 29 Jun - Sun 1 Jul Carriage Driving Trials
Wed 25 Jul Sandringham Flower Show
Sat 4 - Sun 5 Aug Food And Drink Festival
Sat 8 - Sun 9 Sep Game & Country Fair
Fri 16 - Sun 18 Nov Christmas Fair - Crafts, Food and Gifts

Details

The speed and skill of horses and drivers round the testing Sandringham course makes a fascinating day out. Entry is free on all three days - for more information, call 01485 545400.

Carriage Driving is a fast exciting sport for all age groups. It is the only equestrian sport/discipline where you can compete on an equal footing from 14 years old to 70 plus, with or without disabilities, male or female alike, using ponies and horses.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcome

No photography in house. Plant Sales Plant Centre. Corporate Hospitality/Functions: Visitor Centre only. Suitablity for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Restaurant: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Private evening tours. Parking: Ample. Suitability for Dogs: Guide dogs only.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 29 Jun - Sun 1 Jul 2018

Prices

Free entry

Directions

See location of Sandringham on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 693287  Lat: 52.82969 Long: 0.51249

By Road:
From the B1440: Follow brown signs from A148 or A149.

By Public Transport:
From King's Lynn station it is 8 miles to Sandringham. Bus no. 11 from King's Lynn or Hunstanton.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from King's Lynn station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

No photography in house. Plant Sales Plant Centre. Corporate Hospitality/Functions: Visitor Centre only. Suitablity for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Restaurant: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Private evening tours. Parking: Ample. Suitability for Dogs: Guide dogs only.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

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

General

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

Entrance

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

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow sodium
    • 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

Notes

Visitors should be aware there are long distances involved. Shuttle service available (FOC).