Getting there

2016 National Conference, 22nd-23rd October at Westlain Building, University of Brighton, Village Way, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9PH

Location

The conference will take place at:

Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) : Westlain Building, University of Brighton, Village Way, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9PH


 Map

 

Travel to Brighton

Brighton is accessible by train, bus and plane – There is no excuse not to join us!

  • Train:  There are regular direct trains to Brighton from London. The nearest train station to the campus is Falmer train station.
  • Bus: There are regular (and cheap) coach connections to Brighton via Megabus and National Express.
  • Plane: Gatwick airport is only 30 minutes away by train. There is a direct train from Gatwick Airport to Brighton. Then from Brighton station, take another train to Falmer Station, which is a 5 minute walk to the campus.
  • Car: Brighton is easily accessible by car. Postcode for SatNavs : Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) : University of Sussex, BN1 9PX. 

Travel to Falmer Bar

There will be a meet and greet on Friday at Falmer Bar – Univeristy of Sussex from 7PM onwards. If you get a train to Brighton Station, then another Train to Falmer Station. When you leave Brighton station, follow the signs to Sussex Uni SU, which is a 5 min walk from the station. It is also accessible by taxi and car. 

Accommodation

Members of Sexpression:UK and related organisations who buy a full weekend ticket can request accommodation at no extra cost. This accommodation is at Mandela Hall-Sussex Union. There is a toilet and shower facility. Please remember to bring your sleeping bags!

Attendees who are not members of Sexpression:UK or related organisations will be able to find affordable accommodation in Brighton’s hotels, youth hostels, and bed & breakfasts. They will have to meet the cost of these themselves.

Here "related organisations" refers to:

  • Organisations in the International Federation of Medical Students' Association (IFMSA)

Questions?

If you have any questions pertaining to travel and accommodation, please don't hesitate to contact the organising committee at brighton@sexpression.org.uk