News and Events

This section gives local residents information on recent news and events in and around Hedge End.

Please note due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19 many if


not all events have been cancelled until further notice.

Our vehicle workshop, based in Hedge End, is home to a team of professional mechanics who can provide you with impartial MOT test for cars, light vans, class IV or large panel vans between 3,000kg and 3,500kg (class VII).


MOT test centre

  • Hedge End Depot, Botley Road, Hedge End, Southampton, SO30 2RA
  • Telephone: 023 8068 8389 

New weekly market at Hedge End


We are pleased to announce that a new temporary market to help promote local businesses will open on Wednesday 26 August on the former Budgen's supermarket site in Hedge End village centre. It’s proposed that the market will run weekly from 10am to 3pm every Wednesday and if it proves popular, it is planned to run until Christmas. So why not go along and support local businesses!


If your businesses would like to be part of the new market, please Email for more details

Police Recruitment 2020**
Policing is a career like no other. Our police officers, police staff and volunteers show courage, teamwork and compassion on a daily basis to make a real difference to people’s lives in the communities they serve.
Hampshire Constabulary is welcoming of people from all backgrounds.
To find out more about a career within the Police, please follow the link below:


Hedge End Town Council have placed a collection box in the doorway to the 2000 Centre, open from 8.30am until 2pm Monday- Friday, if anyone locally would like to donate to the Hedge End Food Centre.

Support during these challenging times is greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Bereavement Care and also our Friendship Buddy scheme across the County and we are accessible 7 days a week throughout the year.


We offer a full range of bereavement support services and also a friendship buddies service across the county and in these sad times, we are aware that there are people in the community who have been bereaved recently or over the years who are struggling with life and the isolation now is causing them added stress.  We are keen to reach out to these vulnerable people as much as possible