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Access Card Holder praises iconic Swedish furniture company

Please welcome our latest ‘Named & Famed’ Provider: IKEA Manchester – This venue is ‘Named & Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more. IKEA is a Swedish founded, Dutch multinational conglomerate that designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture, kitchen appliances and home accessories, among other useful goods and occasionally home services. – For more […]

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Around the house for 31 days

Despite another lockdown, The Access Card Team still kept itself busy during the first month of 2021 – It’s safe to say that the year didn’t begin in the way we hoped it would. The Access Card Team would like to reiterate our thanks and appreciation to all NHS Staff and Care Workers, who are […]

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See The Light-opia

Please welcome our latest Access Card Provider, Lightopia in Heaton Park Access Card with ‘+1’ symbol accepted as proof for a free essential companion ticket. Lightopia is a festival of hand-sculpted lanterns, cherry-picked from across the globe. These unique pieces are carefully curated into a spellbinding trail that leads through the beautiful Heaton Park…. For […]

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Manchester Arena Rebrands

The much loved arena was renamed ‘AO Arena’ back in September 2020 The AO Arena, formerly known as ‘Manchester Arena’ was rebranded in September 2020 as part of a five year sponsorship deal by the online electricals retailer AO. Access Card Holders will still be able to use their Access Cards as proof of access […]

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Access Card ‘Names and Fames’ Imperial War Museums!

We are delighted to be adding all five of The Imperial War Museum’s museums to our growing list of ‘Named and Famed’ Providers. These venues are ‘Named and Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more. Imperial War Museums is a British national museum organisation with branches at five locations in England, three of […]

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A little birdie told me…

Please welcome our latest ‘Named and Famed’ Provider, Paradise Island Golf, Manchester. This venue is ‘Named and Famed’. Visit our FAQs page to find out more. Tee off within the stunning surroundings of the Trafford Centre. Located adjacent to the Odeon Cinema, the 16,500 sq/ft area hosts 2 amazing 18 hole courses spanning two levels […]

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Take your card to MCR!

We are pleased to welcome O2 Victoria Warehouse, Manchester, to our growing list of Access Card Providers, alongside our growing list of Academy Music Venues. Access Card Holders will have their access requirements met, including a free companion ticket for those that need it. O2 Victoria Warehouse, Manchester is a premier live music & club […]

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Do you remember…the exciting month of September?

It’s been a busy month for The Access Card and our Card Holders. We know it’s been a strange few months, but we are still busy finding and listing new Access Card Providers. We have added a wide range of different venues and attractions to our directory and provided lots of information regarding mask exemption. […]

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Birdies, Eagles and Albatrosses fly at Treetops Golf, Manchester!

We are pleased to welcome Treetops Golf, Manchester to our growing list of ‘Named and Famed’ Providers. “Looking for indoor activities in the heart of Manchester? Crazy golf or mini golf can be a great experience which you will never forget. Visit us today!” This venue is ‘Named and Famed’. Visit our website to find […]


What you missed in March!

We would like to cast some sunlight on this rainy situation by sharing our latest providers for this month with you to get you thinking about the exciting trips you’re going to plan once this has all blown over and the rainbows start to appear. For more information, please see the links below. LaserQuest, Derbyhttps://www.accesscard.org.uk/providers/laser-quest-pride-park/ […]