Swanwick (78 Squadron) HIVE

Swanwick (78 Squadron) HIVE
78 Squadron
Sopwith Way, Swanwick
SO31 7AY

Email: [email protected]



Phone: 01489 887124

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 10am to 2pm.


There are no childcare facility at 78 Squadron.


Welfare flats may be available at HMS Nelson ‘Navy News:

Phone: 02392 728767

Health and welfare

Medical centre

The medical facilities for the Station are provided by HMS Collingwood but are for serving personnel only.

Dependants will need to seek out their own medical provision.

Dental centre

The Dental facilities for the Station are provided by HMS Collingwood.

Contact the HMS Collingwood Dental Centre:

Phone: 01329 332423


SSAFA Personal Support & Social Work Service RAF (PS&SWS RAF) is contracted by the RAF to provide welfare support to all serving personnel (regular and reserves) and their families.  Our team of specialist Personal & Family Support Workers and Social Workers are located on stations in the RAF community throughout the UK.

Our service is confidential and independent from the Chain of Command.  It is the aim of our service to support you to enhance personal welfare, maintain family stability and empower you to access the support networks you are entitled to.

Our service can support you with a range of issues including addiction & dependency, child support, financial, housing, mental health, personal support, physical health and relationships.

Anyone can refer themselves to SSAFA.

You can make contact with our service by any of the ways below. Our trained staff are ready to listen and help.  Support to those serving at RAF Swanwick is covered by our SSAFA worker at RAF Odiham:

  • Haylie Robertson, Personal & Family Support Worker:
  • Telephone: 01256 367208 (Mil 95235 7208)
  • Mobile: 07887 455145 [email protected]


Or, contact our Single Point of Contact;


Chaplains services are provided by MoD Southwick Park Padre:

Phone: 07812493312 or 07770855515


Station Gym

78 Squadron has a small gym within the building, accessed by authorised personnel only. There are no other sports facilities on the unit.

Opening times: Monday to Sunday, 24 hours.


There is a staff restaurant and 24 hour vending machines on the Station.

Children and young people

78 Squadron does not have children and young people's facilities. 

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