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Not sure who is still open at the moment?  The guide below lists some local businesses operating in the current situation.

‘Open’ can mean an emergency service, delivery only, video conferencing through to some advice at the end of the phone and is detailed by individual business.

We hope you find this helpful.


JP Murphy Electrical 01425 540 143 or 07743 861 849 Email:

Operating an emergency service but hoping to expand services shortly



Plan-It Design Paul Fisher 01590 642773 M: 07968 971811 E: 


Plan-it-Design is still operating, working on existing projects and taking new enquiries which can be done remotely. There are also guidelines now available that allow them to continue surveying properties for new projects so long as they are looking to progress new projects as much as they can. Subject to agreement with clients and locating sufficient PPE.



PA Blake Gas Heating & Plumbing Services 01425 622138/0771 451565 Email:

Operating a limited service for emergencies:


First Choice Plumbing: Jason Regler. 01590 690155/07710 033317

A breakdown service for plumbing, heating and drainage.


Town Gas: Joe Woodsford 01425 614607

 The day to day business is closed, but they are operating emergency works & also helping people on the phone where possible


Stephen Harris Gas Plumbing & Heating Ltd: 01425 623806

They are open for essential emergencies and central heating/boiler breakdowns.  



New Milton Locksmith: 07817 525008/01425 612885

 Neville Bramley is still providing a 24-hour service emergency service for those that are locked out, locked in, can't lock doors or lost safe keys.



Mike Rickman Roofing: 07977 273390 Website
 Mike is able to respond to outdoors emergencies such as roofs, gutters, etc on his own. To ensure health safety measures for everyone, he would not be able to enter anyone’s property, nor have any close contact with customers (... and to make you giggle: he’d even bring his own flask...). Any emergencies he would attend may be depending on materials required as some of his suppliers are currently closed.


Pennington Mobility: 01590 672900

 The Mobility shop is currently closed, some small essentials may be available via Pennington Pharmacy, but voicemail should be left on the mobility shop telephone.


Hearing Aid Issues: 07581 029 399

Peter Robinson, Registered Hearing Aid Dispenser living in the village is happy for you to contact him if you are having any problems with your aid



Everything Pets: 01425 616 722

 The shop on Stopples Lane, Hordle is still open and making deliveries to those who are in self isolation. Closed every Wednesday but open until 4pm the rest of the days


Greens for Healthy Pets: 01425 207022

 They have shut the shop for safety and are offering a free delivery locally on all orders. They have a large selection of fresh pet food, (raw & cooked) kibble, tinned food, supplements and treats.



Cottage Garden Pets: Alyson 01590 683200,

 Following consultation with their insurers and New Forest District Council, it has been agreed that Cottage Garden Boarding and Cottage Garden Cats in Sway can offer a boarding service to 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. We will protect our staff by having no customers to site, instead they will collect and deliver local pets from their homes directly, free of charge.



Dagless & Whitlock Solicitors: 01590 644777

are still open and operating but not taking personal meetings. They have a system to deal with matters remotely if people are concerned.



Wood Communications: 01590 608123 Web:

Paul can help with tech issues (PC/Tablet, Email, Home entertainment systems, Broadband/WIFI) over the phone, using remote access or video conferencing.



New Seasons: 01590 641001

Nichola has closed the shop but is operating an online business selling her flower and plant stock. Prepayment to the shop and doorstep delivery. Orders can also be made via

It is probably best to phone the shop to get a full catch up with the plants available.


If you are a local business and would like to be included, please send your details to: 


Please note due to the current situation, details listed are subject to change