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Hound Basics relies upon donations made by the local community.

For our latest 'wanted list', see our Facebook page or click here.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10:30 and 14:00 we are open at 30 Queens View, Netley Abbey, SO31 5EA. We have a donation trolley by the garage during these times.

At all other times, your donations are most warmly welcome at the following locations around Netley Abbey, Hamble and Bursledon.

If you are self-isolating during the COVID-19 pandemic, we would be happy to collect donations from you.

Netley Abbey

  • Hound Basics Food Bank, 30 Queens View, SO31 5EA - box in porch
  • Co-op, Station Road, SO31 5AF
  • Post Office, Station Road, SO31 5AF
  • Netley Central Sports & Social Club, Station Road, SO31 5AE
  • 5 Sellwood Road, SO31 5BJ - box in porch
  • Grange Cottage, 2 Grange Road, SO31 5FE - box in porch
    (Opposite St. Edward's Church - look for white picket fence)


  • St. Andrew's Church, High Street, SO31 4JW - in porch - 09:00-17:00
  • Ketch Rigger Restaurant, Hamble Point Marina, SO31 4NB - 08:30 - 21:00
  • Gaff Rigger Restaurant, Mercury Yacht Harbour, SO31 4HQ - 08:30 - 21:00
  • Mercury Library and Community Hub - inside entrance doors - Monday & Wednesday 10:00-13:00, 15:30-17:30, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 10:00-13:00


  • Bursledon Parish Vicarage, School Road, SO31 4BW
  • Pilands Wood Community Centre, Chamberlayne Road, SO31 8DT - Monday 10:00-13:00, Tuesday & Thursday 10:00-15:00
  • Bursledon Community Centre, Portsmouth Road, SO31 8ES
  • The Plough, Portsmouth Road, SO31 8BT
  • 'Crosstrees', Church Lane, SO31 8AB

Further afield

  • B. Matthews Funeral Director, 146 Portsmouth Road, Woolston, SO19 9AP
  • Waters & Sons, 106 Spring Road, Merry Oak, SO19 2QB
  • Sholing F.C., Mackoy Stadium, Portsmouth Road, SO19 9PW
  • The Gym Group, Antelope Park, Bursledon Road SO19 8NE

A thank-you message to our local community.


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