Local Services

Police:
Hampshire Constabulary – 0845 045 4545 or 101
Emergency – 999
Non-emergency – 101

Household Emergency Action Plan

Milkman:
Dairy Crest (delivers Monday, Wednesday & Friday) – 01722 415567 or 0845 606 3606
Sunrise Dairies – 01264 782554

Post:
Post is usually delivered at around 10-11am.
Post boxes are located at the crossroads in Monxton (at Fourways Cottage next to the green), Sarson Lane, Amport and Furzedown Lane, Amport. Collection times are at 9am, Monday to Saturday.

Post Offices:

  • Abbotts Ann Post Office & Community Village Stores
  • Mobile Service – The Plough, Grateley. Wednesday 12 noon – 2pm
  • Mobile Service – Rosebourne Garden Centre, Amesbury Road, Weyhill, SP11 8ED Wednesdays & Thursdays 2.45 – 4.45pm

Refuse Collection:
Collections are on Wednesday mornings and it’s alternate weeks for household rubbish (black bins) and recycling (brown bins) and garden refuse (green sacks – extra charge)

Recycling Centre:
Household Waste Recycling Centre, Scott Close, Walworth Industrial Estate, Andover, SP10 5NU – 01264 351421
HWRCs are open seven days a week all year round, excluding 25 and 26 December and 1 January.  The opening times vary according to the time of year:

  • 8am – 7pm from 1 April to 30 September
  • 8am – 4pm from 1 October to 28 February
  • 8am – 5pm from 1 March to 31 March

Bottle Banks:

  • White Horse public house, East Cholderton/Thruxton
  • Grateley Village Hall
  • The Eagle public house, Abbotts Ann
  • Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC), Walworth Ind. Estate, Andover

Library:
Andover Library, Chantry Centre, Andover – 01264 366540
There is a mobile library in the Black Swan car park on alternate Fridays

Citizens’ Advice Bureau:
Andover Citizens’ Advice Bureau, Wessex Chambers, South Street, Andover, SP10 2BN – 01264 365534

Churches:
St Mary’s Church, Monxton
St Mary’s Church, Amport
St Leonard’s Church, Grateley
St Michael’s Church, Quarley
Andover Baptist Church, Charlton Road, Andover – 01264 392032
St John the Baptist (Catholic), Alexandra Road, Andover – 01264 352829
Bridge Street Methodist Church, Andover – 01264 4015

Amport  Church Choir – practice: Thursday evenings at 7.15 pm
Choir Mistress and Organist: Maureen Peck – 01264 772658
Amport  Bell-Ringing – practice: Friday evenings at 7.30 pm
Captain of the Tower: Martin Routh
Ringing Master: Colin Hares – 01264 710098

 

 

Nearby Villages

Abbotts Ann – www.abbottsann.com
Amport – www.amportvillage.co.uk
Goodworth Clatford – www.goodworthclatford.hampshire.org.uk
Grateley – www.grateley.org
Quarley – www.quarley.org.uk
Thruxton – www.thruxtonvillage.com
Upper Clatford – www.upperclatfordpc.org

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