Winchester Rural West Policing Neighbourhood

The Winchester Rural West neighbourhood in the Hampshire Constabulary area covers the land indicated on the map to the right. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.

Contact Address Winchester Rural West
Mottisfont Court
Tower Street
SO23 8ZD
Telephone: 101
Force Website: https://www.hampshire.police.uk/

About Winchester Rural West

The neighbourhood team have provided the following description of their work:

This area consists of the Parishes of Otterbourne, Hursley, Compton and Shawford. It is a large predominently rural area, and across the beat there is a lot of farmland and agricultural businesses.

Otterbourne village runs parallel to the M3 motorway and the River Itchen. There are three public houses in the village. There is also a school, a post office and village shop/petrol station.

Hursley is a rural village located on the A3090 containing two public houses, a school, and a small number of village shops. It borders on to the Farley Mount area, a large Country Park which attracts a large number of visitors.

Compton and Shawford are two small villages represented by one Parish Council. Both have several small local businesses.
There are a number of smaller villages and hamlets in this beat area also.

This area is covered by the Neighbourhood Policing Team based in Kings Worthy.


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