Useful contacts in the Lymington and New Forest area

 

Emergency Services 

Emergency Service Telephone   
Emergency Police, Fire, Ambulance, Coastguard 999 

EMERGENCY number. Should be used only when urgent attendance by the emergency services is required – for example someone is seriously ill or injured, or a crime is in progress. Calls are free, and 999 can be dialled from a locked mobile phone.

 

 Non-Emergency Police Number 101 

Use 101 when you want to contact the police, but it’s not an emergency A general rule is “if the crime is not currently in progress, use 101.” Can also be used to give information about a crime committed, or to contact the police with a general enquiry. 

 

 Non-Emergency Medical Number  111       

Replaced the former NHS Direct service. Use this for illnesses and minor injuries where life isn’t threatened, but you would like some advice on what to do next. Calls are free. 

Utilities

Utilities Telephone Website
Gas escapes 0800 111999  
BT faults 0800 800151  
Electrical emergencies 0845 7444555  
Southern Water 0845 2780845  
Sembcorp Bournemouth Water 08005 878979  
Floodline 0845 9881188  

Places of Worship

Churches Telephone Website
St Thomas Church Lymington  01590 676194

http://www.lymingtonchurch.org.uk/

United Reformed Church Lymington  01590 676306

http://www.lymurc.org.uk/

Lymington Baptist Church  01590 672019

http://lymingtonbaptist.org/

St Marks Church Pennington 01590 672896

http://www.stmarks-pennington.org.uk

Our Lady of Mercy Lymington (Catholic)

01590 676696

 

Benefice of Boldre & South Baddesley:

  • St Mary's Church South Baddesley
  • St John's Church Boldre
  • St Nicholas Church Pilley 
023 8084 8901 http://www.bsbb.org.uk

Travel 

Travel Telephone Website 
National Rail Enquiries 03457 48 49 50

 http://www.nationalrail.co.uk

South Western Railway 0345 6000 650

https://www.southwesternrailway.com

More Buses (Bournemouth - Christchurch - New Milton - Lymington) 01202 338420

Timetable information 

http://www.morebus.co.uk/

BlueStar Buses (Southampton - Totton - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington) 01202 338421

Timetable information

http://www.bluestarbus.co.uk/

New Forest Cango Bus (Lymington - Sway - New Milton) 01983 716956 http://www3.hants.gov.uk/c32-c33-lymington-cango.pdf
Wightlink (Lymington - Yarmouth) 0333 999 7333

 

http://wightlink.co.uk

Live ferry updates

Local Councils and Government

Council & Government  Telephone Website 
New Forest District Council 023 8028 5000 http://www.newforest.gov.uk/index.cfm?articleid=1
Hampshire County Council 01962 841841  
New Forest National Park 01590 646600  
Registrar 0845 6035637  
     
MP    
Desmond Swayne 02072 194886  

New Forest - Animal Emergency

Road traffic accident involving pony, cow, pig, deer, donkey or dog call Police

999 Emergency

101 Non-Emergency

 
Sick or injured cow, donkey, pig or sheep, contact Verderer's Office 023 8028 2052 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Sick or injured deer, cow, donkey, pig or sheep, contact Forestry Commission 0300 067 4600 24 hours

New Forest Contacts

New Forest Verderers   http://www.verderers.org.uk/
New Forest National Park   http://www.newforestnpa.gov.uk/
New Forest Association   http://www.newforestassociation.org/
New Forest Commoners   http://www.newforest.hampshire.org.uk/today1.html
Forestry Commission   http://www.forestry.gov.uk/
Natural England   http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/regions/south_east/
New Forest Centre   http://www.newforestcentre.org.uk/

Community Information: Lymington

Alzheimer's Society 01590 644679  
Lymington Dementia Action Group     
Citizen's Advice Bureau 0844 4994119  
Community Centre 01590 672337  
Lymington Care Group 01590 679187  
Lymington Library 01590 6035631  
New Forest Disability 01425 628750  
Samaritans 0845 7909090  
Tourist Information 02380 282269  
Trading Standards 01622 626520  
Verderers Office 023 8028 2052  

Medical

Lymington New Forest Hospital

01590 663000

 Minor Injuries Unit is open from 8am to 9pm daily

Southampton General Hospital

023 8077 7222  

Royal South Hants Hospital

023 8063 4288  

Princess Anne Maternity Hospital

023 8077 7222  

Royal Bournemouth Hospital

01202 303626  

Oakhaven Hospice

01590 670346  

 

     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 

 

 

023 8028 2052

 

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