Disabled Access Day is coming to Eastbourne!

East Sussex

Disabled Access Day is coming to Eastbourne!

We’re delighted to announce that Eastbourne Access Group are bringing Disabled Access Day to Eastbourne this year with over a dozen organisations taking part!

Join in the fun at The Beacon where participating organisations will be running all sorts of fun and accessible activities for you to try. Allied Mobility will have an adapted car on display for you to sit in and try the controls, while Stagecoach will have an accessible bus parked nearby for you to explore. With so many participants at the event, everyone will have the chance to try something new!

The list of participants in Eastbourne’s biggest ever accessibility event is as follows:

  • Shopmobility
  • Allied Mobility (displaying an adapted car)
  • Eastbourne Access Group
  • Eastbourne Blind Society
  • East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre
  • Sussex Police
  • Defiant Sports
  • Embrace, East Sussex - Inclusive Eastbourne - Eastbourne Community Toilet Scheme
  • Seaside Community Hub
  • Eastbourne Volunteers
  • Care for the Carers
  • East Sussex Fire & Rescue
  • Support with Confidence /1 Space
  • Joint Community Rehabilitation & Falls
  • Eastbourne Motoring Centre - Motability Scheme
  • Southern Rail

The Beacon is a newly extended shopping centre at the heart of Eastbourne. The centre has been highly rated for its accessibility and for having a brand-new Changing Places toilet as well as a standard accessible toilet, which means you can shop for all your favourite brands while enjoying the day!

If you’re wondering what else there is to do or see in Eastbourne, why not take a look at Eastbourne Access Group’s Access Guide?