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Rural Arts Thirsk
Thursday 13th February

A day to discuss disability, arts and rurality

Unlimited and Rural Arts come together to discuss what more can be done to support disabled people in the arts – as artists, participants and audiences – in rural areas. With practical sessions and a focus on realistic solutions, the day aims to increase confidence and networks by providing an honest and open space on all sides to move the conversation into action.

Sessions: 11.00am – 3.30pm

Surgeries and Networking: 3.30 - 5.30pm

Performance (Instagramming the Apocalypse, commissioned by Unlimited for rural touring): 7.30pm

Rural Arts is step-free and wheelchair accessible. We have an accessible bathroom that is reached by lift to the first floor and there will be a quiet space available during the day. Blue Badge parking is available but must be booked in advance. Please email any additional access requirements to by 25th January 2020 to ensure the relevant providers can be booked / provisions can be put in place.

Please note: We do not issue physical tickets. Please use your email order confirmation as proof of purchase. 

Thursday 13th Feb, 11am-3.30pm Rural Arts Thirsk
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Disability Access

Car Parking

The Courthouse offers disabled parking for Blue Badge owners. If you will be needing to use the disabled parking please contact us prior to arrival so we can reserve you a place in our carpark. 

Wheel Chair Access

The Courthouse has wheel chair access into, and throughout, the building. There is a lift providing access to the second floor and disabled toilet.

If you are coming to a workshop or performance please let us know in advance so we can allocate a space for you in the audience or studio.


If you have purchased a place on a workshop or to one of our performances at The Courthouse and are bringing a carer with you, please let us know when you book your place. Carers are welcome to attend the activity, but if they wish to participate they will need to book a place. 

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs are allowed in the building.

How To Find The Venue

Planning Your Visit

  • A short walk from Thirsk Market Place
  • Local parking
  • Disabled parking, access and toilet
  • Games, books and activities for children
  • Children’s menu
  • Baby changing facilities
  • High chair


EVENT: Wanted - Access Everywhere

EVENT: Wanted - Access Everywhere
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