RAF Odiham

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RAF Odiham HIVE

RAF Odiham HIVE
C/O The Registry
Odiham
Hook
RG29 1QF

Email: ODI-BSWHiveInformationOfficer@mod.uk

Phone: 01256 367422

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9:15am to 2:45pm.

Childcare

Little Wings Nursery is a full daycare nursery based at RAF Odiham.

Children can engage in free flow play to enable them to learn and develop through child initiated activities. The nursery works closely with the MOD providing support for young children and families in the local area. 

Address: Little Wings Nursery, Kersley Crescent, Odiham, Hook, RG29 1QD.

Phone: 01256 701487

Housing

If you need help to find a house when you move to the Station or with any problems with your housing contact the Service Community Support Officer (SCSO).

Email: ODI-BSWCommsSupportOfficer@mod.uk

Phone: 01256 367824  

Family contact and temporary accommodation

There are four flats RAF personnel can use.  They can be used for emergency family accommodation, visits from children of divorced or separated personnel, weekend and school holiday visits from family members and temporary accommodation when you are moving into or out of permanent service families accommodation.

The two bedroom flats are outside the main station but on the RAF Odiham Married Patch. Only RAF personnel can make bookings.

Contact the Hampton Castle apartments:

Email: ODI-BSW-AccomSup@mod.uk  

Health and welfare

Medical Centre

The Medical Centre on the Station is for RAF personnel only. Dependants of personnel should register with a local GP. 

Dental Centre

The Dental Centre on the Station is for RAF personnel only. Dependants of personnel should register with a local dental practice. 

SOLDIERS’, SAILORS’ AND AIRMEN’S FAMILIES ASSOCIATION (SSAFA)

If you are the spouse or partner of RAF personnel, SSAFA volunteers deal with a broad range of social issues including bereavement, finances, housing, relationships and mental health.

SSAFA works with Royal Air Force Community Support.

Contact the SSAFA:

Email: Lee.bennett@SSAFA.org.uk

Phone: 01256 367217

Out of hours phone: 02074 639358

Chaplains

The RAF Odiham Chaplaincy is based at the Church of St Michael & St George.

Contact the Chaplaincy:

Phone: 01256 367592

Sports

Station gym

The gym has a fitness suite and classes.

You can join the station gym if you are a dependant of a member of RAF personnel.

Contact the gym:

Phone: 01256 367297

Sports pitches and courts

Contact the gym to find out about other sports facilities on the Station. 

Social

Bars and cafés

The bars and cafés on the Station are open to dependants of RAF personnel. You will need to ask your spouse or partner to apply for RAF ID for you if you want to use them unaccompanied by RAF personnel.

Blades

Located at the common room. An all ranks Coffee Shop and Bar

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm and 7pm to 11pm.

Henderson room

Non alcoholic facility.

Opening times: Monday to Sunday, 24 hours a day.

Sportsman’s Bar

An all ranks bar located behind the gym.

Opening times: 6pm to 10:30pm, first and third Wednesday of each month

Children and young people

The Families Club is located between Pither Rd and Wooldrudge Crescent and runs:

  • Thursday, 8pm to 11pm
  • Friday and Saturday, 6pm to 11pm
  • Sunday, 2pm to 6pm

Other facilities

Costcutter 

The Costcutter Shop is situate on the RAF Odiham Married Patch.

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 9:30pm, and Saturday and Sunday, 9am to 8pm.

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