Access Information


Viewing the Parade on Saturday 22 April 2017.  A designated area is provided in view of the arena for a limited number of wheelchair users and one other person [carer, relative or friend].

Please book a space as soon as possible by calling 01789 269332 or email

If you need any assistance at the event, please ask a Marshal and we will try to help.

Blue Badge Parking: There are many designated blue badge parking bays around town with assorted time restrictions which change for the Parade so check them against the road closures.

Car parks owned by Stratford District Council provide free parking when displaying a blue badge and for as long as you wish.  If the designated bays are full park in other bays without charge or time limit.

Private car parks may charge so please read signage!

On-street, parking is free in allocated blue badge bays and any time limits will be shown at each location.  Parking in general spaces is free and without a time limit by displaying a blue badge.

Park & Ride is at Bishopton, close to A46 and A3400 and fully accessible

Taxis are accessible.  A selection is:

007: 01789-414007,   Ideal: 01789-290444,   Red Line: 01789-205999

Shopmobility:  Bridgeway car park, 01789-414534
Open Monday – Saturday. Sundays in the Summer Season only; Closed Bank Holidays.

More information Contact 01789 267575,


Accessible toilets owned by Stratford District Council are close to their car parks, free to use and operated with a Radar key.

Many of the town businesses also have accessible toilets.

Inclusion of a third party’s contribution to the Shakespeare’s Celebrations programme is not a guarantee that they are compliant with the Disability Discrimination Act 1995.