Getting to Grips with Migraine

Spoken Word

  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Migraine is widely misunderstood and stigmatised. Drs Katy Munro and David Kernick are on a mission to bust some myths and improve understanding of migraine. Come and hear them chat about what migraine is, exciting new treatments, children with migraine, hormones, unusual presentations and why it’s not just a headache. A chance to ask your questions too! Dr Katy Munro is the author of Managing your Migraine and hosts the Heads Up podcast. Dr David Kernick is the author of the Oxford University Press manual of Headache and a wide range of research papers.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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