Out and about
Relax, eat and drink at the riverside Horse and Jockey pub at Curbridge, or stroll through ancient woodland at Curbridge Nature Reserve.
There are local clubs for cricket, football and golf, as well as swimming facilities. For health, gym and fitness try Whiteley's Meadowside Leisure Centre and if you love the water there's a choice of yacht and boat clubs beside the River Hamble.
You can see the latest blockbusters at Cineworld in Whiteley, and there's live theatre in Fareham and Hedge End.
Portsmouth is perfect for days out with iconic attractions such as the Emirates Spinnaker Tower, the Historic Dockyard and The Mary Rose, as well as its art galleries, museums and medieval buildings.
If you're a footie fan you can watch Southampton Football Club play at St Mary's Stadium.
Whiteley Meadows will have its own nursery, primary and senior schools and there are also primary schools at Curdridge, Whiteley and Botley, catering for 5 to 10-year-olds. Other senior schools in the area include Brookfield Community School and The Henry Cort Community College at Fareham and Fareham Academy, all catering for 11 to 16-year-olds. At Fareham College you can study A levels, apprenticeships and higher education.