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Table 2 Data collection locations

From: Breasts and the city: an urban ethnography of infant feeding in public spaces within Cardiff, United Kingdom

Category Location Sub-locations
Transport: vehicles
(n = 4)
Train (mainline, Swansea – London) Carriage; Toilets
Bus (City centre to University Hospital of Wales) Bus Stops; Bus (Cardiff Bus Company)
Aeroplane (Flybe, economy) Cabin; Toilets
Transport: hubs
(n = 3)
Cardiff Railway Station Back entrance; Parent & Baby Room (not found); Toilets; Café; Platforms (including benches); Waiting room; Front entrance
Bristol Parkway Railway Station Platform; Waiting room
Cardiff International Airport Check in area; Special Assistance area (within check in area); Security; Departure area including: Departure lounge, Costa coffee, Ritazza café/bar, Toilets, Baby changing room, Duty free shops, Departure gate
High Streets: outside of city centre (n = 3) Cathays (student area) Outside library, Supermarket (no toilets), Outside shops
Whitchurch (middle-class area) Outside shops
Splott (working-class area) Outside shops, Supermarket (no toilets)
High street: main city centre
(n = 1)
Queens Street, The Hayes Benches, Outside shops
(n = 2)
Whitchurch (middle-class area) Outside seating, Downstairs, Upstairs, Toilets
Splott (working-class area) Inside seating, Toilets
Shopping mall: city centre
(n = 1)
Queens Arcade; St David’s Centre, St David’s 2 (interconnected) Benches (multiple locations), Outside shops (including two underwear shops), Toilets, Baby changing, Infant feeding room, Family toilets (with 2 toilets per cubicle), elevators (with sexualised underwear advertising)
Department store
(n = 1)
John Lewis Shop floor, Toilets, Mother and Baby area, Café (noted as a safe place to BF on Feed Finder app)