On the Jubilee Route
Where to Eat, Drink and get Cycle Support
WHITCHURCH [ web ]
TEAROOMS: The town also has two tearooms. H's Coffee Shop is a small and pleasant with a good range of snacks and of course cakes. It is listed as a CTC Cyclists' Welcome stop. The historic Silk Mill also has a tearoom. Several of the pubs also do teas and coffees with the White Hart also a cyclists' favourite.
SHOPS: The town has a range of small shops including a butcher, baker, small supermarket, chemist and newsagent. There are several specialist shops and a service station.
CYCLE SUPPORT: North Hants Bikes [ Web ] - provides a repair service and as well as stocking spares but are presently looking for new premises - call them first. Hampshire Cycle Training [ Web ] is also based in the town and can provide a whole range of cycling advice and support. It assisted in creating the Jubilee Trail and this website.
LONGPARISH [ Web ]
PUBS: Longparish has two comfortable pubs, the Plough on the route, and the Cricketers, just off. Both provide real ales, comprehensive menus, and have good gardens for the sunny days.
SHOP: There is one small shop just off the route which also makes a good ice-cream stop in the summer.
CHILBOLTON [ Web ]
PUBS: The Abbots Mitre provides restaurant and bar food, real ales and has a good garden with a covered patio. It makes a very pleasant refreshment stop.
SHOP: A small village shop in Chilbolton provides a range of foodstuffs as well as the cyclists favourite - cake!
GOODWORTH CLATFORD [ Web ]
SHOP: There is a small village shop that stocks a good range of essential supplies.
PUBS: There are two pubs, the Clatford Arms and the Royal Oak. Both have gardens and provide meals and snacks.
UPPER CLATFORD [ Web ]
PUB: The Crook and Shears is a village pub with a good garden at the rear and provides a range of meals and snacks.
ANDOVER [ Web ]
PUBS: As befits a large town, Andover has a full range of pubs that cater for all tastes., including the Station Hotel which is right on the route.
SHOPS: From small independent shops to national chainstores, Andover caters for all shopping needs. The Farmers Market on occasional Sundays is worth visiting.
TEAROOMS: There are several in the town centre. Note that Abbotts nn Cycles has a very good cycling café - aptly named Tubs.
CYCLE SUPPORT: Two cycle shops in the town centre should cater for all needs - Abbotts Ann Cycles in Weyhill Road, Just Bikes in Upper High Street and Behind the BikeShed in Marlborough Street. The latter is more road bike biased. All are recommended. There is a Halfords to the north of the town.
PUB: The George Inn is right in the centre and provides food.
SHOP: There is a small village shop near the community centre and recreation ground.
A Jubilee Fact...
On 6th February 2012, The Queen became only the second British Monarch to celebrate a Diamond Jubilee.
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