Purple Tuesday Shopper’s and Accessible Toilets Surveys – We want to hear from you!

Events on 3 Nov , 2019
Please complete our 2 PDF surveys on our Home page and tell us about your experiences shopping in The Beacon and in Eastbourne and what are your experiences using accessible toilets in Eastbourne. Surveys can be emailed to admin@eastbourneaccessgroup.org.uk OR posted to c/o 19 Cleveland Close, Eastbourne BN23 8ES by 6 January 2020. THANK YOU. ...
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Good Life Show in the new Welcome Building Devonshire Quarter

Events on 27 Sep , 2019
It was great to be part of the Eastbourne Senior Forum's Good Life Show yesterday at The Welcome Building, next to The Congress theatre. Some of our volunteers manned the Disability Involvement Group (DIG) stand. Good to have Cllr Whippy EBC Disability Champion with us and Cllr Tutt visited the show. Well done to all who organised the event. It gave us an opportunity to see this new exhibitio...
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Eastbourne and Lewes Walking Festival

Events on 11 Sep , 2019
https://eastbourneandleweswalkfest.org The organisers are keen to publicise this walk particular to disabled people who would like to go on The Downs. The 9th Green, A Micro Adventure          Start at the Eastbourne Downs Golf Club, BN20 8ES  Date & Time: Tuesday 24th September, 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM Event partners: South Dow...
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Eastbourne Disabled Access Day Event a great success!

Events on 19 Mar , 2019
We had a great time at our event despite the windy damp weather with lots of people coming to see us. Thank you to everyone for their support who provided a display and the working group for organising the event. We were delighted  that both the Eastbourne Mayor and Stephen Lloyd MP were able to visit our event. Many thanks to The Beacon for hosting us and for the help Vee Cooke gave.
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Disability Today’s Article – Community Loo Campaign

Events on 15 Mar , 2019
This month's article has been writtem by Gaynor Sadlo of Inclusive Eastbourne. ** YOU CAN ALSO MEET GAYNOR AT THE DISABLED ACCESS DAY EVENT TOMORROW, SATURDAY 16TH MARCH IN THE BEACON OU WILL FIND HER NEAR SAINSBURY'S ENTRANCE IN THE 'LOCAL SUPPORT' ZONE ** Community Loo Campaign Have you ever been ‘caught short’ needing a toilet when out and about?  This is a common experience for everyo...
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2019 Eastbourne Guide for Disabled People now available

Events on 9 Mar , 2019
You will be able to get a copy of the NEW 2019 edition of our Eastbourne Guide for Disabled People at the Eastbourne Disabled Access Day Event on 16th March, 10 am to 4 pm in The Beacon shopping centre. Our Eastbourne Access Group stand will be located in the main square by Shades. We will have our other information sheets on accessible places to visit, where to eat out in and around Eastbo...
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Over 20 displays for Disabled Access Day Event 16th March 10 to 4

Events on 9 Mar , 2019
It's only one week to go before our Eastbourne Disabled Access Day Event in The Beacon, 10 to 4 on the 16th March. Plus we have Barclays Bank, Terminus Road taking part and there will be a Stagecoach Bus on Banker's Corner. With the theme - You and Somewhere New, come and see what Eastbourne has to offer disabled people, their families, friends and carers. There is bound to be something new ...
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Best of Eastbourne Blog for Disabled Access Day 19 March 2019

Events on 11 Dec , 2018
Disabled Access Day Blog on the Best of Eastbourne website Eastbourne will be celebrating Disabled Access Day on 16th March  2019 and showing the world how Disabled Friendly Eastbourne is and how we embrace disability by presenting a town that is Accessible for All in the spirit of Equality and Inclusion. Plans for Disabled Access Day on March 16th 2019 are advancing well with many service p...
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What is your shopping experience like in Eastbourne?

Events on 7 Nov , 2018
We are supporting Purple Tuesday, 13 November 2018 Please tell us about your shopping experience in Eastbourne. What are the challenges? Who gives the best customer service to you and why?  How can shops/businesses do things better for you? Please email us at info@eastbourneaccessgroup.org.uk Thank you
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