Terms and Conditions of Booking

BEACH ACCESS NORTH EAST are looking for volunteers to be on call to administer the wheelchairs, no lifting is required.

 

If you want to Book please read these Terms and Conditions first. We require credit card or debit card details for security, NO PAYMENT WILL BE TAKEN.


1. The beach wheelchair provided must only be used on the beach where it was booked, namely Tynemouth

    Longsands or Blyth South Beach.


2. The Beach Wheelchair team cannot assist in transferring you to the beach wheelchair from your own wheelchair.


3. You must ensure that the beach wheelchair is suitable for your needs.

4. Please use any straps or supports as instructed.

5. You must provide someone who is fit enough to push the chair.

6. You will provide personal details of name, address, mobile number and proof of address or identification prior to the
     wheelchair being released. This information will be returned to you when the beach wheelchair is returned to

     the storage location at the end of the loan period.


7. Secure footwear is recommended.

8. The beach wheelchair can be taken into the shallows only (6” or 15 cm depth). Be aware that electric powered
    chairs on the Nomad ride on version should take extra care not to get wet. Extreme care must be taken, with
    awareness of incoming tides and the changeable nature of the sea in general.

9. Please use the contact mobile number you have been given if you have any concerns or may be late returning the
    chair.

For your safety____________________________________________________


Please wear the lap strap provided

Please take care on the access ramps

Please take care where there are stones and uneven sand

Please take care in the sun


Opening hours:
Mon - Fri: 09:00 - 17:00
Sat: 09:00 - 16:00
Sun: 10:00 - 16:00
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A Mobiloo - we are seeking to fundraise for
one of these in the next 2 years, but they can be hired
for £300/day by contacting Mobiloo, who often
have special offers on too