Ancient kingdom, huge possibilities - historic cities, nature
reserves and water sports galore! Hampshire, Wiltshire and Dorset
have beautiful countryside with city fun in Southampton, Bournemouth
and Portsmouth, and easy access to London for a big night out AND
excellent GP training...
WHAT MORE COULD YOU WANT!
The Wessex Deanery extends over Hampshire and the Isle of Wight,
South Wiltshire and Dorset. It also includes some posts on the
island of Jersey. The area offers a huge variety: large urban
centres such as Basingstoke, Bournemouth and Southampton, the
historic cathedral cities of Salisbury and Winchester; Portsmouth
with its naval connections.
The countryside is some of the most
beautiful in England with picturesque villages, Dorset’s Jurassic
coastline, the New Forest and the Solent. For sailing enthusiasts,
the Isle of Wight is the home of Cowes Week and the Solent is a
popular location for watersports.
There are good rail and road links, local airports in Southampton
and Bournemouth, and the ports of Southampton, Portsmouth and Poole
give easy access to Europe.