Sports, Recreation & Leisure

To add or amend your organisation's details, please use the link to email the Parish Clerk

Please note that whilst care has been taken to ensure accuracy of the information relating to the organisations below which has been accepted and provided in good faith, the Parish Council cannot be held responsible for errors or omissions. Inclusion of an organisation's details does not constitute endorsement or support by the Council.

Clubs & Societies


Active for Life Programme: New Forest Walks

link to email Fred Batty  01590 623764

Two walks per month with different volunteer leaders


Allotments Association

Victoria Jago   01590 622995 


Ladies' Badminton

For women with a reasonable playing standard.  Meets at Village Hall on Thursdays from 9.30am to 11am

Marion Wicks   01590 624012 


Senior Citizens' Badminton

Friendly play for the 'not so young' most Fridays from September to April in Brockenhurst College Sports Hall from 4.30pm to 6pm

Keith Nolan   01590 622275


Badminton Coaching for Juniors

Open to 10 - 16 year olds.  WPC Satellite Club meets at Brockenhurst College Sports Hall on Mondays in school term time from 6pm to 7.30pm

Rob Cook   01590 625536


Bell Ringers

Practice at St Nicholas' Church on Tuesdays at 6pm

Julie Hodkin   01590 622849


Brockenhurst Bowling Club

Entrance to club via gate at end of Brookley Road Car Park.  Pleasant clubhouse and bar.  Playing April to end of September from 10am to 9.30pm.  New bowlers welcome.  Coaching facilities available.  Ladies' and gents' sections.  Discounted annual subscriptions for new members.  

Derek Place   01425 473855 


Brockenhurst Choir

Mixed choir of over 80 voices.  Rehearsals at Village Hall on Tuesdays at 7.45pm.  New members welcome

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Brockenhurst Cricket Club

Brockenhurst Cricket Ground (in front of Balmer Lawn Hotel).  First XI play Hampshire & New Forest League matches on Saturdays.  Competitive social matches held on Sundays and midweek in Summer and 6-a-side indoor league matches in Winter

James Butterfield, Chairman   01590 623135 


Brockenhurst Football Club

Grigg Lane

Clubhouse for members with regular social events.  Memberships open to all from age 16 upwards

01590 623544 


Brockenhurst Horticultural Association

Seeks to encourage and enhance the practice of horticulture and promotion of shows.  Meets throughout the year on Saturday afternoons or Wednesday evenings in the Village Hall

Kerry Faulkner   01590 623910

Adrian Butterworth   01590 622587 


Brockenhurst Music Society

Presents five musical concerts per year in St Saviour’s Church, Brockenhurst, which feature young professional musicians in small chamber groups and as soloists.

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Brockenhurst Players

Produce a yearly pantomime and other light entertainments.  New members welcome

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1st Brockenhurst Brownies

For girls aged 7 to 11 years.  Meet on Thursdays in term time from 5.30pm to 7pm at Brockenhurst Church Hall, Wilverley Road  

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Brockenhurst Beaver Scout Group

link to email Catrin Williams

For boys and girls aged 6 to 8 years.  Meet on Tuesdays in term time from 5pm to 6.15pm at Brockenhurst Church Hall, Wilverley Road


Brockenhurst Cub Scout Group

For boys and girls aged 8 to 10.5 years.  Meet on Mondays in term time from 6pm to 7.15pm at the Village Hall

Tara Mycroft   01590 623531 


Brockenhurst Scout Group

For boys and girls aged 10.5 to 14 years.  Meet on Fridays in term time from 7pm to 8.30pm in the Village Hall

Mark Gibbins   01590 622773 


Brockenhurst Twinning Association

Brockenhurst is twinned with the French town of Pont St Martin in Loire Atlantique with whom regular exchanges are arranged, and has informal links with Pont St Martin in Italy

Henrietta Morgan 01590 623890


Brockenhurst Youth Football Club

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Brokenhurst Manor Golf Club

Sway Road

Open to ladies, gentlemen and juniors (under 18).  Prospective members welcome.  Visitors require a club handicap certificate

01590 623332 


Dogkind Dog Training

Training classes for puppies (Mondays at 6.30pm) and adult dogs (Mondays at 7.30pm) at Methodist Church Hall, Avenue Road

Jan Debnam  01425 638515 


Fifty Plus Keep Fit Club

Keep fit to music, short tennis and table tennis.  Meets Autumn and Spring at the Village Hall on Tuesdays from 2pm to 4.30pm.  Social programme all year

Joan Rose   01590 622937 


Flower Club

Meets on the third Monday of the month at 1.45pm in the Village Hall for demonstrations by NAFAS Area and National Demonstrators, and tea.  Visitors and new members welcome

Jan Clarke   01425 623125

link to email 


Hampshire Genealogical Society (New Forest Branch)

Meets on first Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm in Brockenhurst Village Hall

Mike Hobbs   023 8032 7952 


Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

Regular walks, talks and events

01489 774400 


Let's Paint

Work in all mediums - bring your own paints and paper and have fun!  Annual art exhibition.  Meets Wednesdays at 10.15am in the Village Hall

Toni Ellis   01590 623673 


Lymington Air Training Corps & Army Cadet Force

Headquarters 1308 (New Forest) Squadron, Air Training Corps, Drill Hall, Bath Road, Lymington, SO41 3RU 

01590 670272


Lymington Decorative & Fine Arts Society

Meets on the second Wednesday of the month (except July & August) at Lymington Community Centre.  New members welcome

Pam LeGassic   01590 676839 


Lymington & Sway Fencing Club

Meets at Sway Village Hall on Mondays from 7pm to 8.30pm

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link to email

Sarah Murray   07803 956286 


Lymington Players

Based at the Malt Hall Theatre at Lymington Community Centre.  We are always looking for new members to join us whether treading the boards, helping back stage or just becoming a social member

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Dawn Cresswell   01425 616790 


Lymington Amateur Rowing Club

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Lymington Town Sailing Club

Bath Road, Lymington, SO41 3SE

01590 674514


National Trust (Christchurch & New Forest Association)

Regular evening lecture meetings, outings, social events, holidays and rambles

01425 610590 


New Forest Hockey Club

Training and home matches on the astro turf pitch at Lymington Health & Leisure Centre.  Adults' and children's hockey for all ages from under 10s to over 70s

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Chris Williamson   01590 683217 


New Forest Model Railway Society

Meets on Tuesday evenings at 7pm in the Village Hall. Brings together railway modellers and encourages layout construction. Annual shows in May and November

Steve Brigden 01425 673668


New Forest Polo Club

Meets most Saturdays and Sundays from May to September at New Park, Lyndhurst Road

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Lloyd Ellis 07748 121670


New Forest Taekwondo Club

Brockenhurst Village Hall every Wednesday

Kids (ages 4-7) 4:30-5:10pm

Juniors (ages 8+) 5:15-6pm

Brockenhurst College Sports Centre every Thursday

Adult/Family (ages 12+) 7-8pm

Nic Reed 07974 397434


New Forest & District Sailability

Promotes recreational sailing opportunities for disabled people. Meets from April to October on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10am to 4pm at Spinnaker Sailing Club, Blashford Lakes, Ivy Lane, Ringwood, BH24 3LY. Safety boat and other safety equipment. Just turn-up or phone for details. Volunteers always welcome

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Stefan Hart 01202 619426


New Milton Rugby Club

Normans Way, New Milton, BH25 5FN.  Teams for all age groups (children and adults).  Clubhouse available to hire for social events

01425 610401 


Coast & Country Nordic Walking

Jane Monks   01590 610089 


Nordic Walking Brockenhurst

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Suzanne Madden   01590 622787


Pony Club (New Forest Branch)

Promotes sportsmanship and provides instruction in horsemanship and care of animals.  Open to young people under 21 years

Gill Sporne   01590 683059 


Probus Clubs

Promote fellowship for retired professional and business people:

Brockenhurst & District Club

Meets at Rhinefield House Hotel on second Tuesday of the month

Russell Horne   01590 624389 

Rhinefield Club  

Meets at Forest Park Hotel on third Wednesday of the month at 9.45am

01590 540040

Sway & District Club  

Meets at South Lawn Hotel, Milford-on-Sea on first Thursday of the month at 10am

link to email Mike Reynolds

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New Forest Rambling Club

Rambling Association Affiliated

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01425 628553 


Ramblers Association (New Forest Group)

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Frank Weller   023 8084 6702  


Riding for the Disabled

link to email Sue Lynes   623437 


Rotary Club of Lymington

Larry Anthony   01425 627386


Inner Wheel of Lymington

Doreen Cummins   01590 671546 


Rotary Club of New Forest

Philip Dinn   01590 624588 


Royal British Legion (Brockenhurst Branch)

Meets at the Forest Park Hotel on the first Thursday of the month at 6pm

Mike Matthews   01590 624033


Rugby Tots

Classes at Brockenhurst Village Hall and Brockenhurst College

0345 313 3244 


Run for Fun

Couch to 5k.  Come and join our very sociable friendly walking / jogging group led by qualified UK Athletics run leaders.  Ages range from 23 to 82 years.  Meets every Friday from 9.30 to 10.30am at Whitefield Moor Car Park.  

link to email Sally 07812 120801

Helen 07786 196414


Scottish Country Dancers (New Forest)

Classes for all standards on Wednesdays at the Methodist Church Hall at 7.30pm to 10pm.  Beginners and visitors welcomed

Maggie Moran   01590 623849 


Sway Youth Football Club

Jubilee Field, Sway, SO41 6BE

Teams for boys and girls from Under 7s to Under 16s

link to

01590 682118 


University of the Third Age (U3A)

Lymington Branch

Meets at Lymington Community Centre, New Street, Lymington, SO42 9BQ on the first Thursday of the month at 2.30pm

Chris Stone, Secretary   01590 672673

Lyndhurst Branch

Meets at Lyndhurst Community Centre, Main Car Park, Lyndhurst, SO43 7NY on the second Wednesday of each month (except August) at 2.30pm

Anne Neale, Secretary   023 8028 3490 


Wednesday Lunch Club

Home cooking and company for the 'not so young'.  Meets at the Brockenhurst Church Hall on Wednesdays at 12.30pm during school term time.  Advance menus displayed in the Church Hall and in the Parish Magazine.  Booking essential.  Transport can be arranged

Lesley Munt   01590 612015 


Women's Institute

Meetings held at Village Hall on the second Monday of the month (except August) at 7.30pm include a speaker or other activity.  All ladies welcome from age 15 upwards

Mary Jeans   01590 623976 


Young Farmers' Club

Promotes awareness and encourages sporting and craft activities associated with the countryside.  Open to all young people between 10 and 26 years of age.  Meets on Fridays in the 'Pig Sty' at the Out of Town Centre, Palace, Beaulieu, SO42 7YG

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Museums, Libraries, Art Galleries & Theatres


Christopher Tower New Forest Reference Library

Main Car Park, Lyndhurst, SO43 6NY

Advance booking required

023 8028 3444 


Forest Arts Centre

Old Milton Road, New Milton, BH25 6DS

Dance, drama and art classes for children and adults.  Pick-up our brochure or see our website for details of our music, comedy and theatre performances

link to

01425 612393 


Lymington Lending Library

North Close, Lymington, SO41 9NQ 

0300 555 1387


Malt House Theatre & Cinema

New Street, Lymington, SO41 9BQ

01590 672337 


New Forest Museum

Main Car Park, Lyndhurst, SO43 6NY

023 8028 3444 


St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

New Street, Lymington, SO41 9BH

01590 676969


Sports & Leisure Facilities


Brockenhurst College Sports Centre

Range of facilities suitable for both sporting and event hire including:  floodlit all-weather sports pitches, extended Sports Hall with basketball, badminton, tennis, netball and volleyball courts, indoor cricket and football pitches, full equipped gym and fitness suite, 25 acres of playing fields, grass pitches for football, rugby and hockey and purpose-built changing facilities

link to email

Rob Cook   01590 625536 


Brockenhurst Football Ground 

Grigg Lane

01590 623544 


Brockenhurst Bowling Club

Brookley Road Car Park

01590 622429 


Brokenhurst Manor Golf Club

Sway Road

01590 623332


Children's Playground

A fully equipped children's playground adjacent to the Village Hall, Highwood Road

Parish Clerk   01590 622829 


Ford Farm Stables

Burley Road

07503 507324 


Lymington Health & Leisure Centre

North Street, Pennington, SO41 8FZ

023 8028 5531 



Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA) & Scout Hut


Brockenhurst Village Trust's work to provide the following new sport and community facilities at the vacant Highwood Road site is now complete:   

  • A MUGA (Multi-Use Games Area):  a sports court which can be used for a variety of different sports.  This area is free to access and open to all - residents and visitors alike.  It also has a small open air amenity and viewing area.  For more information or to make a donation towards its ongoing maintenance and development please visit link to
  • Scout Hut (please see Clubs & Societies section for contact details).