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:
Southamptonâ€™s Western Approach: Planned overnight road closures
Redbridge and Millbrook flyovers and a number of adjoining slip roads require essential carriageway repairs. Works will take place overnight from Monday 27 March to Thursday 6 April, working Monday through to Thursday nights from 8pm until 6am.March 23, 2017
Itchen Riverside development
The emerging Itchen Riverside Master Plan will offer potential occupiers a clear insight into the way Southampton City Council would like to see the Itchen Riverside VIP project unfold in the coming years. Find out more by following links.
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.
Bring and Share Lunch for community workers
An informal lunch at Voluntary Action Centre for those involved in community projects and their promotion in Southampton. Hosted by Cherry Okonkwo and Rebecca Kinge with the kind support of Southampton Voluntary Services. facebook.com/event…4059848/
FREE Nutrition Workshop
6.30 – 8pm, Thursday 23 March at Perform Southampton, Auckland Road, SO15 OLE . For Hampshire FA members with a focus on sports nutrition, including Perform Southampton’s new Lifestyle weight management programme. Register on their website.