Best of Eastbourne Blog for Disabled Access Day 19 March 2019

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 providers and retailers coming on board to celebrate this National Day in a spirit of purposeful enthusiasm. Are you one of them? To be part of this bi-email event next spring and benefit from an in...
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Inclusive Eastbourne will be joining us in The Arndale

Inclusive Eastbourne are getting excited about Purple Tuesday on 13th November. They will be joining us and Shopmobility on a stand in The Arndale to promote and celebrate the day - UK's first accessible shopping day. They will be promoting Inclusive Eastbourne’s campaign for more Community Toilets: local surveys found that a main concern for all disabled people is the availability of a suitable toilet.  Worries about not finding a loo can itself deter people from coming out to shop.  We found that the way in which a business arranges and cares for their customer toilets reflects the ethos ...
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BBC South East Today – media coverage

On Sunday morning members of the Eastbourne Access Group and Embrace met with Stephen Lloyd MP and BBC South East to support the relaunch of Eastbourne Access Group's campaign "Sustainable Access for All". This campaign is looking at how we can make danger hotspots like Prince William Parade safe for disabled people of Eastbourne. The current arrangements mean that disabled people cannot see or be seen by oncoming traffic at the drop kerb location. The arrangements are not safe for disabled residents in wheelchairs, for people with visual impairments, parents with children buggies and prams...
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