Travel to/from A New Day Festival
A New Day Festival is held at Mt Ephraim Gardens Hernhill Faversham Kent. The address of Mt Ephraim Gardens Hernhill Faversham Kent is Staplestreet, Hernhill, Faversham, Kent ME13 9TX, Faversham, ME13 9TX.
Q. Where is it?
A. Mt Ephraim Gardens, Staple Street, Hernhill, Faversham, Kent ME13 9TX.
Mount Ephraim is approximately 1 mile from the end of the M2 and is located between the villages of Boughton and Hernhill. Follow the brown and white tourist signs from the A2 and A299.
Q. Are there any parking facilities?
A. Yes, and parking is free.
Q. Where is the nearest railway station?
A. Faversham Station, approx 2.5 miles from Mt Ephraim.
Q. Is there a bus service from Faversham Station to the venue?
A. There is a daytime bus service from Faversham to Staple Street, very close to the venue, on Friday and Saturday, finishing around 6pm. No service on Sunday. We are trying to arrange extra regular services or possibly our own shuttle bus. Either way there should be plenty of taxis on hand each evening.
Disabled Access Information
Q. Are there any concessions for the disabled?
A. The festival assume that, whereas the disabled person might want to come to A New Day Festival, the carer may not and so they give the carer a pass for free. This is limited to ONE carer per disabled person.
A New Day Festival do not send out carer tickets. The disabled person must buy a ticket as normal and on arrival at the ticket desk they must present proof of disability if asked. This must be in the form of eligibility for disabled living allowance (DLA), a disabled railcard or disabled parking badge. They will then be given a free carer pass. This is limited to festival entry for disabled persons over the age of 16 and does not include camping or campervan passes.
Q. Are there any disabled parking and disabled camping facilities?
A. For those that are not camping there is a disabled parking area adjacent to the festival entrance. On arrival please let the stewards know that you are disabled and they will direct you to the parking area. If you are camping, there is a separate disabled parking and camping area adjacent to the exit of the campsite. There are also disabled toilets in this area.
Q. How accessible is the site for the disabled?
A. Almost all the site has good disabled access. Disabled toilet facilities are available for the festival and disabled campers will be situated close to disabled toilets on the campsite.
Q. Can I charge my disability scooter during the festival?
A. Scooters can be charged next to the disabled viewing platform during the day. We are looking into the possibility of overnight charging facilities but can’t promise anything just yet.