West Itchen is an area of inner-city Southampton including Chapel, St Mary’s, Newtown, Nicholstown, Kingsland, Holyrood, Northam, and Lower Bevois Valley. The area is surrounded by main roads and a river which creates the sense of an inner community within Southamptonâ€™s city centre.
The West Itchen area is predominantly residential but also includes significant employment areas along the River Itchen in Northam and in Empress Road.Â (Click on the map below to see an enlarged image.)
The facilities of the city centre are conveniently on the doorstep and some lie within the area itself such as St Maryâ€™s Stadium (home of Southampton FC), the Royal South Hants Hospital and City College.
The area has:
Courses for parents at Sure Start Central
Courses coming up for parents in the Sure Start Central area include Looking Good Feeling Great, Incredible Babies, Cookery, Fit for Fun, Employability workshops, and Play and Language.March 27, 2017
City Council reduces Rubbish collections
Following the budget decision for 2017/18, Southampton City Council have been developing plans to implement an alternate weekly bin collection scheme in Southampton.
What Next for Transition Southampton?
6.30pm-9.30pm, Tuesday 25th April at Friends Meeting house 1a Ordnance Road, SO15 2AZ. Transition Southampton started in 2008 – promoting the values of sustainable living. Now without enough core members to carry on the meeting will look at our own sustainability. email@example.comApril 25, 2017
Neighbourhood Policing Team Weekly Drop-in
5pm â€“ 7pm, at Ropewalk Centre, 53 Derby Road SO14 0DJ. Meet your local policing team, discuss local issues. Ring 101 for any urgent matters.April 27, 2017
Doors: 12:00 / 18:00 – Age Restrictions: 18+ at Guildhall. Take a journey around the world tasting rare craft rums from the West Indies, Cuba, South America & The United States. www.livenation.co.uk/southamptonApril 29, 2017