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Covid-19: New Forest businesses offering delivery

Lockdown local delivery, takeaway, shopping, gardening, and other useful services

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Lockdown 3 information has been added from Weekly What's On to the top of this article. Including deliveries, takeaways, shopping and other local services. 

Updated 9 March 2021

As before this list can only be kept up to date if the businesses concerned keep us informed.  By the same token please contact the businesses directly, and if you find things are not as described you are welcome to drop us a line and we'll amend/remove details.

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Member Business local delivery & other services during current lockdown 

Other local delivery & takeaway services during lockdown 

Non Members during lockdown: if you would like your business and phone number added to the list below email .  

  • Albero Brockenhurst collection 01590 624266
  • Asha Ashurst takeaway 02380 292885
  • Bongusta Brockenhurst delivery and takeaway 01590 624860
  • Britannia Thai Brockenhurst takeaway 01590 622459
  • Britannia Thai Milford on Sea takeaway 01590 642226
  • Forest Park Hotel Brockenhurst delivery and takeaway 01590 622844
  • Forest Spice Hythe takeaway 02380 842315
  • Happy Wok Ashley takeaway 01425 614100
  • Harvest Fine Foods delivery 01202 470444
  • Hockeys Farm Shop Fordingbridge delivery and takeaway 01425 652542
  • Hong Kong Palace Chinese Holbury takeaway 02380 894623 
  • Krua Thai 88 New Milton takeaway 01425 610081
  • Lal Quilla Lymington takeaway  01590 671681
  • Manns Cookies collect and delivery 07771590260

  • Raise the Roots New Milton local deliveries 01425 464657

  • Ray's Italian Kitchen Milford on Sea delivery and takeaway 01590 645300
  • Sargents Butchers Dibden Purlieu delivery and takeaway 
  • Setley Ridge Farm Shop nr Brockenhurst 01590 623000
  • Tasty Pastries Lyndhurst takeaway 023 8028 3448
  • The Cave Milford on Sea delivery 01590 642195
  • The Cider Pantry Burley delivery and takeaway 01425 402193
  • The Forest Foodie Lymington hamper/picnic delivery 01590 674395
  • The Kings Head Lymington Fri-Sun takeaways 01590 672709
  • The Lyndhurst Tea House delivery and takeaway 02380 282656
  • Walhampton Arms Lymington takeaway 01590 673113


  • Free Clinical Hypnotherapy Webinar to deal with stress and anxiety from Mark Williams Hypnotherapy - phone 07540259719 for details.
  • Van security:  my son used Map Security for extra locks and was impressed they're a national firm with a Southampton base. 07814 182769 

Meals - deliveries and takeaways in the New Forest area

Dining at home like royalty with no shopping, prepping or cooking, and practically no clearing up. A silver lining to social distancing? A number of local businesses in the hospitality sector from hotels to restaurants to pubs to caterers have enterprisingly and swiftly got their acts together to provide home cooked meals delivered to your doorsteps.  The ones with longer descriptions we know more about than the other!  If you order from any of them and enjoy the eperience do email and tell us about it:  

If you contact a business please do mention

  • 7th Wave Events Lymington have set up 'Dine in Deluxe' for those special occasions. A private chef with a difference. And adhering to the social distancing guidelines. All details on their Facebook page Contact ; 07966 868475
  • Albero Brockenhurst. Italian offering collection. Call 01590 624266
  • Appetite 4 Adventure, Sway are now supplying hearty homemade meals for local delivery plus treats/handcare from other wonderful local producers. Call 01590 644513 for more details.
  • Balmer Lawn Hotel Brockenhurst daily delivery of food boxes including now strawberries and cream details here
  • Bongusta, Brockenhurst. Meal delivery (cold items). Call 01590 624860.
  • Café 3, Lymington. Delivery and pick up option. Call 01590 671063.
  • Catch, Calshot -  Rave reviews this week about the fabulous fishcakes and Friday special fish meals being delivered Lymington and Milford on trial basis. Take a peep at their website "We started deliveries to Milford & Lymington 3 weeks ago. We deliver fishcakes and a fishy supper option on Fridays. I send out information email and order form by email on a Sunday, then residents have until 4pm on Tuesday to order.  We call them on a Thursday to take payment over the phone and deliver on Fridays." Email Haley now:  in time to organise this weekend and try next week! 
  • Ciao Belli, Lymington. Italian cuisine - more details soon.
  • Cliff House (The), Barton on Sea. Meal deliveries. Call 01425 619333.
  • Crown Foods, based in Lymington are delivering a range of fully cooked chicken, pizza and fish, oven ready. Delivering in Lymington, Brockenhurst and Ringwood areas. Call 01590 677616 or email
  • Domino's Pizzas Lymington - highly recommended, delivered with a smile, excellent ordering systems on-line or by telephone, remember you and what you ordered last when you call - 01590 610001
  • Elderflower Restaurant, Lymington. Takeaway collection, delivery around Lymington. Call 01590 676908.
  • Forest Park, Brockenhurst. Free delivery to vulnerable individuals. Call 01590 622844.
  • Forest Tandoori on the main A337 in Pennington have re-opened for takeaways only as advised by Hugh Cairns - open 7 days a week from 3pm-8.30pm until further notice, 01590 688446   
  • Kate's Kitchen Meals, New Milton. Meals for senior citizens and the less able. Call 01425 627849.
  • La Perle Restaurant in Milford has resumed service from Tuesday 7th April; social distancing is being adhered to, both on our premises and during deliveries. All the information is on their new website, where you can order and pay online:
  • Lal Quilla, Lymington. Indian meals. Call 01590 671681
  • Laughing Street Chef sushi takeaway - deliveries around Lymington. Already extremely popular contact Nic Judd 07738931879 .
  • Lazy Lion, Milford on Sea. Meal deliveries. Call 01590 641111.
  • Lemana, Lymington. Meal delivery - including vegan and gluten free options. Call 01590 675535.
  • Meals on Wheels, Lymington. Call 01590 671261.
  • Pizza & More - new delivery and take away business opened 13 May. 1 Cliff Terrace, Marine Drive, Barton on Sea, BH25 7EA. (Beside Pebble Beach Restaurant). Customers can order online at or by calling 01425638888.
  • Ray's Italian Kitchen, Milford on Sea. Italian cuisine delivered from 19/3. Call 01590 645300.
  • Real Food, Barton on Sea Fiona will be able to cook and deliver meals to the area surrounding Barton on Sea, this includes Lymington, Milford on Sea, New Milton and Highcliffe. Based on your choice of meals, cost is whatever the shopping list is and Fiona's time in top so all clear and transparent. Including: Soups, Casseroles, Pies / pasties, Pasta meals, Vegetarian and vegan. Call 07759817288 or email 
  • Rosie Lea Tea House & Bakery, Brockenhurst. Delivery and pick up option. Call 01590 622797.
  • Silver Hind (The), Sway. Delivery of meals. Call 01590 683900.
  • Smugglers Inn, Milford on Sea. Collection, delivery to very close locations. Call 01590 644414.
  • South Lawn Hotel Milford on Sea now doing a Drive Thru Burger bar - good social distancing measures with rotating serving counters etc.  Quite busy in the late afternoons and early evenings.  Menu here. Call for details 01590 643911. 
  • Three Tuns Inn, Bransgore. Meal deliveries. Call 01425 672232

Groceries, wine, coffee, fresh baked scones, petfood, toiletries, gifts, much more - deliveries 

If you contact a business please do mention

  • Ayla Silver Jewellery - hand crafted natural objects in silver. Great for gifts. Free local delivery. Call 01590 718 156  or email  l
  • Beach Hut 'n' Boats, Lymington. Great for gifts - handmade gifts and soft furnishings. Call 07446 104791.
  • Butchers Shop (The), Milford-on-sea. Offering deliveries. Call 01590 642136 or email 
  • Chocolate by Miss Witt can deliver to your door Step. Call 07855 787638.
  • CoffeeMongers, Lymington. Freshly roasted coffee. Call Freshly roasted coffee 01590 676736.
  • Crystals, Lymington. Household goods, homewares, kitchen wares, storage boxes. Call 01590 689203.
  • Everything Pets, Hordle. Pet supplies delivered. Call 01425 616722. 
  • Greens Raw Pet Food, New Milton. Free delivery of pet supplies Tuesday and Thursday. Call 01425 207022. 
  • Grovely Pets, Brockenhurst. Pet supplies delivered. Call 01590 633212.
  • Harvest Fine Foods, Totton. Home deliveries for everyday essentials you may not be able to get at the super market currently. Harvest are a Food Distribution normally for businesses, however they are offering out to the general public now for home delivery. Their website advises to please note, that the packaging sizes are slightly larger due to them being catering sizes and its good to see that they support local producers and farmers. It seems that registering is quite easy. Deliveries made to SO41 & BH25 postcodes – please see their website for full details Call 01202 470444. 
  • Hippydashery, Lymington. Craft and textile supplies. Email: 
  • Karen's Pet Market, Lymington. Pet supplies delivered. Call 01590 676886.
  • Kernal Cobs, Lymington. Vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free snacks. Call 01590 630363.
  • LCFitnessandNutrition is offering a free delivery service in Lymington and surrounding areas for cold pressed juice/blend, ginger/turmeric shots etc- Louise Cottingham will leave outside your front doors. Call 07582 717689. 
  • Lightfoots Farm, Hordle. Microgreens delivered. Email  
  • Mabel's at Shallowmead Nurseries, Lymington - can deliver a grocery box and a basic meat selection pack email 01590672550
  • Marlings Vineyard Sway now offering FREE local delivery within 5 miles of the vineyard to readers, with online orders of 6 bottles or more.The discount code is ‘LD5’.  07818 260 250
  • Milford News, Milford on Sea. Newspaper delivery. Call 01590 643188.
  • Naked Jam can deliver. Jams. Call 01590 683381.
  • Naked Pantry (The), New Milton. Household goods and cupboard essentials; eggs, bread and meat. Order by 1pm. Deliveries to Highcliffe/Walkford, New Milton/ Barton, Everton/ Milford, Lymington/ Pennington and Hordle/Sway/Brockenhurst. Call 01425 613555.Call 01425 613555.
  • New Forest Marque: A quick way to see a number of local producers offering deliveries is to visit the relevant page on the New Forest Marque website - spelled out here
  • Nicola's Fabrics, Lymington. Free delivery, from a single reel of thread to fabric. Call 01590 670095.
  • Owtons, Southampton. Butchers, offering meat boxes with extras including cheese. Call 02380 601154.
  • Pantry Company (The) Lymington: free delivery of recipe box kits including all the ingredients to make main meals and desserts and sides for the whole family. Call Charlie on 07484875060 or email
  • Pilley Community Shop, Pilley. Delivery of food and gifts. Call 01590 673380.
  • Priory Wines (Lymington) can deliver 2 cases (12 bottles) or more of wine to your doorstep. Please call for any information on 01590 610007. Friendly and knowledgeable staff happy to help with food and wine pairing. or email .
  • Red Herring Catering, Brockenhurst. Simple home cooked meals delivered. Call 01590 622222.
  • Roots & Fruits, Lymington - fruit and veg boxes. Call 01590 678225. They also do dried goods (seeds, nuts etc) and refillables like laundry powder, shampoo, etc - a lovely team so just ask when you call. Deliver to a wide local area.
  • Solent Cellar, Lymington. Wine deliveries. Call 01590 674852.
  • South Lawn Hotel, Milford on Sea - daily dairy and bakery delivery service. This service will start as of Monday 23rd March 2020, there will be a designated team taking orders from 9am each day.  We will be adding to our leaflet the delivery details; if you live within a 5 mile radius of the hotel we will deliver for FREE, we will also deliver up to a 10mile radius but there will be an additional charge of £2 per mile. More details to follow. 01590 643911
  • Sway Butchers, Sway. Also delivering ready meals and pies, including vegan options. Call 01590 682302 or email 
  • Thatched Cottage Hotel, Brockenhurst - Takeaway and Delivery Service - full tea menu on a takeaway basis AND New Forest Ice Cream! Delicious, fresh-baked scones to enjoy at home and great coffee too - locally roasted by Coffee Monger’s Roasting Company in Lymington. The team would be delighted to pop the oven on and bake scones for you. You can pick them up at the hotel between 0900 and 1700 every day of the week or they can deliver locally between Brockenhurst and Lymington. Email orders ideally please to  or you can call 01590 615389 between 0900 and 1700. Safety measures place for collection from the hotel, including payment and distancing from staff and other customers. Free parking available at the front of the hotel on Brookley Road.
  • The Cadland Estate has started community fresh fruit and veg boxes - currently Thursdays: delivering to the elderly & isolated or those just generally needing farm fresh healthy food. Collection from Cadland contactless safe point or delivery for anyone needing in the Forest / Lymington. Call 07468 862307 for more details.
  • The Fish Stall, Mudeford. Fish deliveries. Call 01425 275389.
  • Tropic Skincare: what better time to try gorgeous and completely natural Tropic Skincare which Alison Boulter of Beautiful You will deliver with pleasure.See details on her Tropic page; call or WhatsApp Alison on 07973 242078.
  • Verveine Fish Market Restaurant - fish deliveries. Call 01590 642176. 
  • Village Veg, Brockenhurst. Weekly delivered boxes. Call 01590 622234. 
  • Wessex Photographic, Lymington. Order prints online, can deliver batteries, scanning or printing. Call 01258 472317.
  • Yasmin Design, Florist in Lymington will deliver flowers. Call 01590 610510.

Virtual Food Festival

  • SNAFood Festival, an online food festival the brainchild of Kernel Cobs and Tip and Leaves, is for local producers of products (both food and non food). This is a non profit venture designed to support and create exposure for local businesses who have lost everything trade wise from local public events.  See for more info for now; we are going to write up a feature about this.
  • Also see recommendations for local foodies from The Pig

Other services

If you contact a business please do mention

  • Gardening and outdoor maintenance - Sterling Gardens East Boldre serving the New Forest, can currently take on ad hoc gardening work to help out, call Mark on 07779 118874 or email 
  • Hair Care especially covering those roots: Andrew David Hair in Lyndhurst - new online shop including excellent colourings quote LYMDOTCOM for 10% off first order 
  • Plants for your garden! - du jardin, Lymington is able to deliver high quality plants to Lymington and surrounding villages. Shrubs, small trees, roses, perennials, herbs, hanging baskets. An online planning/design service is also available. Contact Dee: ; 01590 673103 or 07718 133183
  • Transport Y-not Private Hire will do whatever they can to help, including collecting shopping and delivering essential supplies to people. As a small business they cannot offer this as a free service. Click link for contact details.
  • Cycling Boost Bike Hub and Cyclexperience Brockenhurst are keeping cyclists wheels turning - Boost at the Island Shop is open Mon - Fri selling new bikes and doing repairs 01590 624204. Cyclexperience at the station is open Wednesday to Sunday selling ex-hire bikes and also doing repairs 01590 624808. Both stores allow 1 customer in at a time but they can also deliver and collect.
  • Plumbing and heating Aqua Plumbing will carry on throughout as an emergency service. They will risk assess including asking you stay well out the way in another room and will then clean any area they have touched. Call 01590 671875.
  • Electrical Silver Sparks New Milton are still operating and providing support for Hampshire County Council for vulnerable persons with electrical issues. 
    Contact on 07779 307692  for support. 
  • Hearing issues Ear Sense, Lymington. Audiologist - home visits with no visiting fee. Call 07814 822631.
  • Vision, glasses, contact lenses: Glover & Hobbs Lymington open 9-10 am weekday mornings for repairs and Kelly Eyecare (currently closed) have updated their website with some useful eyecare-related hints and tips
  • Gas Heating Plumbing Stephen Harris New Milton - will carry on as long as possible as an emergency service. Call 01425 623806.
  • Tyres! If you hit a pothole! Tyres-On-The-Drive, a service offered by Halfords, all work carried out at your home 0333 016-6550
  • Ironmongers, paint, gardening supplies and much more - the wonderful Streets Ironmongers in Brockenhurst is open Mon-Sat 9.30-1pm and 2-4pm, ring first to check they have what you need, order and collect: 01590 622386 or email 
  • Face masks- Di Wood of What the Blazers who has been and still is sewing like a crazy person for the NHS has also made x30 fabric face masks for NFDC volunteers and has decided to carry on. To that end they're up on her website
  • Fabric: Timeless Fabrics Milford is taking online orders with local free delivery or collection, using the checkout code COLLECT2020. Also in stock 1000m of soft 7mm elastic in ecru - perfect for mask making, as well as dressmaking: email Claire 
  • Hair products and advice: Andrew David Hair in Lyndhurst now also has an online shop! 023 8028 3664
  • Pets - boarding service for pets of people having trouble coping due to self-isolation, illness, hospitalization or NHS workers having to work longer hours than usual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Cottage Garden Cats: email  or call Alyson Hall on 07813 929550.
  • Cards - running out of cards and not much choice in the shops which are open? We now have our local Moonpig: personalised, local, online card service from local artist Sandra Binney with ‘hand written’ cards service at no extra cost and posted for the customer:, email Sandra  or call for a chat 07712 222 962

Shops and shopping during Lockdown, Lymington mainly

What can you still buy and get - businesses doing business during Lockdown

Local shops with special opening and other information, focusing on things which most of us would consider to be pretty “essential”. NB this section has not been updated recently; please email if you know of updated arrangements and we will update accordingly. 

COOK -  Mon - Sat  .9.30 - 4.30, Sunday 10.30 - 4.30. They also do click and collect - plus delivery 

POUNDLAND Normal hours

HOXTON BAKEHOUSE Weds - Sat.9,00 - 2,00 unless sold out before; Sun.10.00 - 2.00. Deliver in a 10 mile radius plus click and collect

NAT WEST BANK  Mon - Fri.10,00 - 1.00

HOLLAND AND BARRETT 10.00.- 4.00  everyday


SUPERDRUG Mon - Sat.8.30 - 3.00 They take donations to Rainbow foodbank and Lymington Hospital

LAUNDERETTE Service wash only.....Free collect and delivery.....01590 672898

MAIN BOOTS Mon - Sat.9.00 - 5.30......closed from 1.00 - 2.00 for lunch; Sun..10,00 - 4,00 - closed 1.00 - 1.30 for lunch

POST OFFICE 10.30 - 1.30 

HALIFAX Mon - Fri.....10.00 - 2.00

TSB Closed

SMALL BOOTS  Mon - Fri.....10.00 - 4.30; Sat .9,00 - 1,00

SOLENT CELLAR. (deliveries see above)

CRYSTALS  9.00 - 4.00 

WELL NATURAL Mon - Sat.....10.00 - 4.00

KAREN PET MARKET  Mon - Sat.....10,00 - 2.00; Local free delivery

HSBC Mon - Fri.10.00 - 2.00 

SEAL BUTCHERS    normal hours


Lymington Saturday Charter Market - market traders doing business

Given the challenges facing the market traders, who have seen their main route to market taken away, here is a list of some who are continuing to provide a local service to residents. If you contact a business please do mention 

  • Wayne Bellows Fruit & Veg or 07968 066357
  • Coral Bay Seafood - Dan our local fresh fish man has switched to local deliveries and this has enabled his loyal customers to continue to get their weekly supply of fresh fish. In addition and for those who find themselves in the vulnerable category, this contact is very much appreciated. Social distancing and full safety aspects are respected at all times.
    +44 7917 546705.  Thanks to reader James Dynan for this information who adds: "just wanted to say Thanks Dan - it's much appreciated".
  • Lymington Plants Plants and Trees 
  • SCT Crackling, Fudge & Nuts
  • Sam Long Ltd Fruit and Vegetables or 07912 505065 deliveries available in the New Forest Mondays & Saturdays
  • Blackwater Pork Butcher or 07887 543342
  • Authentique – Artisan & Organic Cakes, Bread, Pies, Pastries – Deliveries available  07856 237435

 Thanks to everyone who has passed us information - please continue to do so - email  



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