A local campaigner, Lynn Hobson recently got in touch...

To tell us about venues in her city of Sheffield and the surrounding areas of South Yorkshire that are worth a visit for special needs families because of the exceptional toilet provision.

Rother Valley Country Park - The Watersports & Activity Centre is also equipped with a range of adapted cycles that are specifically designed for people with limited balance and mobility including hand bikes, wheelchair carriers and single and duo Trikes.

These Cycles are available to individuals and groups and enable everyone to participate in a trip on 2, 3, 4 or even 6 wheels around the park.

Please call the Activity Centre on 0114 2471452 for more details.

Yorkshire Wildlife Park - The toilet provision here is described as small but functional providing a bench and hoist. 

Rivelin Valley - The toilet at this venue is located near to the cafe.

Crucible Theatre Sheffield - Sheffield Teatres also put on many special performances. It's also worth noting that the Lyceum Theatre is adjacent so it is easy to use Crucible facilities.

Pond's Forge International Sports Centre - As well as a toilet with a bench and hoist this venue also provides a pool side hoist.

Concord Sports Centre - As well as a toilet with a bench and hoist this venue also provides a pool side hoist.

Graves Sports Centre - As well as a toilet with a bench and hoist this venue also provides a pool side lift.

Ice Sheffield - Ice Sheffield regularly have mobility sessions so it's worth checking out their website for more information. 

Events often take place in the Peace Gardens in Sheffield . These are usually free and there is a Changing Places at the Town Hall and also in the Moor Market.

Meadowhall Shopping Centre also provided a toilet with changing bench and hoist which is situated near the Oasis food court.

Finally, make sure to include a visit to the coastal town of Bridlington in your plans which now have FIVE Changing Places located throughout the resort.

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