Living in Holybourne

The village boasts a playground, a shop, pub (The White Hart) and even an amateur theatre, the Holybourne Theatre. Additional shops and sport centres can be found in Alton, just up the road. Alton also has a cinema and many pubs and restaurants.

Education

The village has a pre-school, Holybourne Village Pre-School, a primary school, St Andrews and also is home to the internationally recognised, Lord Mayor Treloars College for the disabled. Alton, just up the road has a number of secondary schools, including Eggars school, the nearest to Holybourne.

Shopping

Holybourne has its own village shop – Holybourne shop and post office. The shop provides for a number of services including paper deliveries, dry cleaning, groceries, stationery and greeting cards.Tel: 01420 833233 email: holybournestores@aol.com or visit us on Facebook.

Alton has a number of retail shops including four supermarkets – Sainsburys, Aldi, Marks & Spencer, and Waitrose.

Health

The community is well served by an excellent health centre and a community hospital in Alton. The nearest doctors are listed below:

The Wilson Practice:
Tel: 01420 84676
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The Cubitt Practice:
Tel: 01420 542542
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Religion

In Holybourne there is a CofE church, the Church of the Holy Rood and the Jehova’s Witness Kingdom Hall. Alton has a number of churches including St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Alton Methodist Church, Alton Evangelical Free Church, a Quaker Meeting House, Alton Baptist Church, and the Salvation Army Hall.