Winchester Rural East Policing Neighbourhood
The Winchester Rural East 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.
Winchester Rural East
About Winchester Rural East
The neighbourhood team have provided the following description of their work:
Beat 1 is made up of 7 villages and 2 hamlets being Chilland and Abbotstone. The crime rate in all areas is comparatively low throughout and the main crimes reported in these areas tend to be thefts/burglaries from outbuildings such as sheds and farm buildings. There are also sporadic incidents of poaching and trespass mainly along the local rivers.
Itchen Valley is a civil parish in the English county of Hampshire.
Forming part of the City of Winchester district, it comprises the villages of Avington, Easton, Itchen Abbas and Martyr Worthy.
It is to the northeast of Winchester and takes its name from the River Itchen. The parish is crossed by the M3 motorway, and contains Winchester services.
Largely rural in rural in character, the parish is crossed by designated walking paths and riding routes including the Itchen Way, King''s Way, Pilgrims'' Way, St. Swithun''s Way, South Downs Way, Three Castles Path and Oxdrove Way.
This area is covered by the Neighbourhood Policing Team based in Kings Worthy.