The Next 40 Years – Our Charter for Freedom!

Eastbourne Access Group are thrilled to announce the publication of their new Disability Charter, publically acknowledging that every disabled person has the right to full participation, in every part of life, as a Citizen. Those inalienable rights, laid out in the Social Model of Disability, are still ones however, that have to be fought for. For the past 40 years our group has worked, written and campaigned, along with others, to realise the dream of full accessibility in our town centre. To celebrate our anniversary, and all the amazing work that members new and old have done to further th...
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Reforming public transport post pandemic

https://committees.parliament.uk/work/470/reforming-public-transport-after-the-pandemic/publications/ REF0009Written evidence submitted by Eastbourne Access GroupIn the light of the current Transport select committee inquiry into the impact ofCovid on transport and the future of travel post pandemic, the Eastbourne Accessgroup along with thousands of groups representing disabled people across thecountry are appalled about the exclusion of disabled people from consultation onactive travel schemes. Our active travel Eastbourne seafront cycling proposalswill remove disabled parking, bus stops an...
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