Andover, originally a Saxon village, is now a market town based in Hampshire that lies on the river Anton. 25 miles North of Southampton and just under 19 miles from Winchester and Basingstoke, Andover’s history is steeped in the milling industry.
During the eighteenth century, Andover was an important stop over route for stagecoaches from London, on their way to Salisbury or Exeter. The many museums in the town, show the importance of the town in the Iron Age, tapestry, mills and also the armed forces, with the RAF and the local Wallops.
The local sports facilities offer all kinds of sports and activities with the addition of a local boating lake. Many major businesses are based in the area, and in fact Andover boasts one of the lowest unemployment rates in the Country.
Many local firms are able to benefit from Fire Care and Security’s services. Their services within the Security sector include Door Access units, CCTV installations and various levels of Burglar Alarms. Their fire care services include the legally required Fire Risk Assessments, Fire Extinguisher servicing and sales, as well as Fire Alarms amongst other services.
Burglar alarms are an important device for commercial properties. Burglary and criminal damage is a constant threat to commercial properties. Fire Care and Security offer intuitive, simple and great value security packages. These act as great deterrents to criminals intent on accessing and stealing from your premises, or damaging your premises.
Fire Care and Security Andover
Fire Care and Security can maintain and service alarm systems already installed, even if they were installed by other companies. We can ensure your burglar alarms remain in perfect working order, fit for purpose.
As well as the above mentioned fire and security measures, Fire Care and Security also carry out Fire Warden Training and Fire Marshall Training.
The Chantry Centre is the main shopping centre, based in the centre of town. Over fifty retail shops and cafes make the Chantry Centre a great hub for a spot of retail therapy.
Andover is part of Hampshire’s Test Valley Borough Council. The Test Valley is one of the loveliest places in Hampshire, including beautiful, scenic countryside, chocolate box villages and the market towns of Romsey, Stockbridge and of course Andover.
Nestled in the chalk downs, one of the unique draws is the fly fishing on the River Anton. The River Anton is a small, medium chalk stream, running through Andover, and later joining the River Test at the Mayfly. The large Grayling as well as the wild Brown Trout are the two sought after species of fish.