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Hillbrow and Welkin Campus

University of Brighton, Denton Road, Eastbourne, BN20 7SP

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Introduction

  • Hillbrow and Welkin Campus is located on two sites, Hillbrow Site (Denton Road) and Welkin Site (Carlisle Road).
  • Hillbrow and Welkin Campus consists of various buildings and services. .
  • Opening times vary for all buildings.
  • Parking facilities are available within the centre of the Hillbrow and Welkin sites. .
  • Blue badge bays are available outside various buildings.
  • Residential buildings are available on campus within the Welkin Site.
  • There are easy, moderate and steep slopes throughout the campus.
  • Access to either site is via a road on a steep gradient.
  • Please read building access guides for more information.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Eastbourne.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Eastbourne.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Parking (General)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is on Carlisle Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is / are uneven surfaces.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Parking (Hillbrow Site)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is at the front of the venue.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There are 6 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 5cm x 350cm (0ft 2in x 11ft 6in).
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is / are uneven surfaces.
    • The car park surface is block paving.
    • The patron does not have to cross a road.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Parking (Welkin Site)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is within the centre of the Welkin site.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There are 6 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 280cm x 780cm (9ft 2in x 25ft 7in).
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Parking (Trevin Towers)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is at the front of Trevin Towers.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There are 2 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 550cm x 600cm (18ft 1in x 19ft 8in).
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is / are uneven surfaces.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Inside Access

  • Lighting levels within buildings vary.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the campus.
  • There are uneven surfaces and easy and moderate slopes throughout the campus.

Accessible Toilet

  • Hillbrow Site - Adapted toilet facilities are available within the Hillbrow Building and the sports centre.
  • Wilkins Site - Adapted toilet facilities are available within the Bishopbourne Building, Welkin House and Trevin Towers.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available within all buildings within the campus.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.