Adult College for Rural East Sussex
Location Information Sheet
Venue code UCT
Venue name Uckfield College
Address Downsview Crescent, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3DJ
Contact nbr 01825 761820 - ACRES Office
Directions From the High Street turn into Southview Drive (signposted Leisure Centre)
At the t-junction turn right into Downsview Crescent.
Turn almost immediately right into the college campus.

Please note that the Sat Nav directions to the entrance of the school are incorrect, please follow our directions above.
Parking On entering the college campus turn left.
Follow the road down into the playground.
Please follow the yellow outline (Netball court) to park in this area. Please be aware there are Netball Posts within the court area.
Do not park in the 999 area or close to the wall of the surrounding buildings.

If you are unable to park in the playground, please exit the playground.
Turn left and follow the road to the leisure centre where there is additional parking.

Please note - the gates to the parking area in the playground and all other entry gates will automatically open and close at specific times and will remain locked whilst our classes are in session. The opening and closing times are given below:

Open at 5.45pm
Close at 7.15pm
Open at 8.45pm (Monday 8.30pm)
Close at 9.25pm

(these times may vary from time to time in accordance with other college lettings)

The only gates that will be open are:
Top gates (first on left when you enter the access road)
Bottom pedestrian gate (left of the leisure centre main entrance)

If you know you will need to arrive or leave when the gates are shut, please park in the leisure centre car park and use the entry system by the leisure centre entrance.

What if I arrive after 7.15pm?
Please use the entry system on the gate by the leisure centre, there is a videophone and our Evening Co-ordinator will be able to unlock the gate for you to enter.

Please be aware that she is not always on reception as she may be setting up the refreshments, etc. so you may have to wait until she returns to reception. If you need to contact her, our evening telephone number is: 07518041802.

What if I need to leave before the gates are unlocked?
Please report to Reception, where we will be able to arrange for the gates to be unlocked for you.

Access The college reception is clearly marked from both parking areas:

From the leisure centre car park walk up past the leisure centre and follow the path to the large entrance doors.

From the playground parking area the entrance is in the left hand corner of the first playground parking area.

The Centre Administrator can be contacted Mon-Weds evenings on 07518041802.

Disabled access There is a designated disabled parking space in the playground by the reception doors.

Disabled access to the building and accessible toilet facilities.

There is a lift to the upper floors.

If you require a disabled parking space please contact the ACRES office prior to your class.

There are also 4 designated disabled parking spaces close to the leisure centre entrance for daytime access during school term times.
Refreshments Refreshments are available and served in the 'Taste Buds' Cafe within the college.
Hot and cold beverages and biscuits are available for a small fee.
For weekend courses tea and coffee will be available. Learners are asked to bring a packed lunch as there are no canteen facilities available.

Please note: The College is a non-smoking site.