Finding Us

FirstSight is conveniently located at the Hampshire Wellbeing Centre within the Utilita Bowl cricket ground in West End, Southampton.

Utilita Bowl on Foot

If walking to The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre, please make your way along Botley Road until you reach Marshall Drive and the giant set of cricket stumps.

Please then walk up Marshall Drive, head straight over the roundabout, continue up and over the hill, past the turnstiles and Matchday Ticket Office on your left until you see The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre on your right.

Utilita Bowl by Road

The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre is just 1.2 miles from the M27, Junction 7. When exiting the motorway please follow signs for the Utilita Bowl.

When arriving at the Utilita Bowl please continue to drive up and over the hill, passing the turnstiles and Matchday Ticket Office on your left until you see The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre and its car park on your right. If you pass the Nursery cricket pitch on your right, you have gone too far!

The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre offers complimentary parking for its clients.

Utilita Bowl by Bus/Train

Hedge End train station is less than 2 miles away, approximately a 35 minute walk from The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre.

If you don’t fancy walking or jumping in a taxi from the station you can catch the First Bus No. 8 (see below). Hedge End station is located on the Portsmouth Solent Line.

Southampton Airport Parkway station is approximately 3.5 miles from The Hampshire Wellbeing Centre offering access to the London Waterloo to Weymouth South West Main Line.

The Xelabus X4 then services the Utilita Bowl from the train station (see below).

For all National Rail Enquiries please visit or call 03457 484 950.

First Bus No. 8 service connects the Utilita Bowl with Hedge End train station, Southampton Civic Centre or Southampton City Centre.

To view a timetable for this service, please visit or telephone 08712 002 233.

The Xelabus X4 service links Southampton Airport Parkway station with the Utilita Bowl. The bus stop can be found directly outside the entrance to the station building on platform 1 and drops off on Botley Road. For more information please visit or telephone 02380 644715.