Emsworth Online Covid-19

Covid-19 in Emsworth


What's on in Emsworth?

Although most events planned for  Emsworth and nearby have been cancelled or postponed others are going ahead, most shops have reopened and many of the pubs, restaurants and cafés have reopened but the Crown Hotel, Railway Inn and Blue Bell pubs,and Costas remain closed for various reasons.


Emsworth Artists take their show online for 202 The exhibition will run from August 15-September 5. To access it, visit http://www.emsworthartists.org.uk then click on exhibition. All works will be for sale.

Emsworth Museum
has reopened and the following exhibitions have been arranged:

Saturday 29th August - Sunday 27th September Thomas a Becket: the Man and the Church 2020 is the 850th anniversary of the martyrdom in 1170 of St. Thomas a Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury. His death was a dramatic episode in the long struggle from the late 11th Century to the early 14th century between the universal church under papal leadership and the feudal monarchies which were to develop into the nation-states of Europe.  Saturday This exhibition explores the turbulent life and death of the man that the church in Warblington is dedicated to, the 1,000 year history of the church, its building and treasures and the people who have influenced it from early Norman times up to the present day.

Saturday 3rd October - Sunday lst November Emsworth -Then and Now Many changes have taken place in the town and surrounding area over the years and in this exhibition photographs from the museum collection as well as from personal albums will be used to illustrate the difference between how Emsworth is now and the way it was only a short while ago.  This is an exhibition for everyone who enjoys a nostalgic trip down memory lane.

The  Museum is open on Saturdays and Bank Holiday Monday (August 31st) 10.30am -4.30pm and on Sundays 2.30pm -4.30pm.  A stairlift is available. Admission is free

Emsworth Library is now open with reduced hours: As from 8 July Emsworth Library is now open to the public but initially only on Tuesday and Fridays from 10 a.m – 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Emsworth Surgery front desk open  - a little bit of normality! Please still phone us or use  @econsult_thinks before coming down. You will also need to use a face covering and follow Social Distancing guidance on display.

Hampshire Farmers' Market is Back

Hampshire Farmers' Market

Takeaway meals and or Home Delivery are available from:
The Coal Exchange
- 01243 375866 (Takeaway only) MENU (Wednesday - Saturday Midday - 2.00 pm & 6.00-9.00pm and Sunday Midday  - 4.00 pm) 
Emsworth Delicatessen: 01243 389181 (Takeaway only at Lunch time only)
Spice Village - 01243 379222 (Takeaway & home delivery)
The Deck Restaurant - 01243 376 161 (Takeaway & home delivery) Deliveries: Tuesday - Sunday 9.00am -3.00pm & 5.00pm - 8.00pm 3 Mile Radius - Minimum Order £10 - Card Payment Over The Phone Only - Delivered To Your Doorstep - MENU  
Fat Olives 'Fridays and Saturdays Delivery' menu Details on the restaurant's website.

is back for evening takeaway and delivery   Delivery subject to availability of driver.   Please inquire at time of ordering MONDAY TO SATURDAY 5 PM to 9 PM MENU

taheaway Fish & Chips are available from :
Mother Kelly's (Fish & Chips)
-   With extra precautions in place such as restricting the number of customers allowed in the shop, as well as offering a limited menu to reduce waiting times. Open: Sunday 5:00pm -10pm. Monday to Thursday 11:30am - 2pm, then 5pm - 10:30pm Friday & Saturday 11.30am - 3.00pm, then  4.30pm - 10.30pm

The following shops also have a home delivery service:
Emsworth Delicatessen:
01243 389181
M R Starr (Butchers and Fishmongers):   01243 372058
Tiers (Fruit & Veg):  01243 372 447  - One person in the shop at a time and for collection and deliveries.
PDN Wines: 01243 377 883
Vin Wines: 01243 698 838
NEWTreagust Butchers: 01243 372 484 E. treagust.butchers@gmail.com

Aldi Food Parcel Order at: https://www.aldi.co.uk/food-parcels

Robson's Opticians are open for Urgent & Essential Eyecare at the following times:

MONDAY — 09:30 — 13:00 & WEDNESDAY — 09:30 — 13:00

For urgent queries outside of these times email: robsonsopticians@outlook.com

Emsworth Surgery:   remains open Monday to Friday 8.00am – 6.00pm as normal operating a 100% telephone triage system but there are no pre-bookable or routine appointments.  Further information can be found HERE

Both of Emsworth's chemists are open:
Lloyd’s Pharmacy: 01243 372112 J
ohn Preddy Pharmacy: 01243 372751


The Emsworth Brewhouse are delivering: free local delivery with orders over £20
Local areas include Havant, Emsworth, Portsmouth and *surrounding areas. Tuesdays & Fridays 07840 876854

Emsworth Alliance: Several business led by Ben Laycock of Emsworth Delicatessen and Anna Tonkin, Oyster Design, had  set up an ordering system and deliveries for local shops, Emsworth Alliance, They also deliver "Home essentials packs" which include eggs, milk, bread, cheese, butter, veg, and  meat. 

Southbourne Community Connections -  07310 072674 10am-6pm Covid-19 Open Local Resource List HERE

Sources of help and Advice:

Community First is answering requests for help every day either through their website and  hotline or via their volunteer networks (literally hundreds of people) Help them in some way, either by picking up prescriptions, collecting supplies or putting them in touch with someone to talk to and keep in touch with while they're in isolation.

Havant Borough Council
The council offices are closed but staff are on duty to answer telephone enquiries (023 9244 6019)  and council service updates can be found online HERE.

Our local MP, Alan Mak, is compiling a list of local residents who would be willing to support isolated and vulnerable members of the community. Click here to complete the volunteer sign-up form. Alan is also working to provide advice and help for households self isolating an with local businesses to deliver essential goods to vulnerable residents.

If you have any news about Emsworth that you are willing to share please contact Emsworth Online: info@emsworthonline.co.uk

Updated:  Thursday, 03 September 2020