On Medmenham estate there is a Community Centre that houses the HIVE, pre-school, crèche, thrift shop and coffee shop. The Danesfield Arms is the Families Club which is open to all ranks from Wednesday to Sunday evenings; there are frequent quiz nights, teenage evenings and themed parties as well as Happy Hour on a Friday evening. Attached to the families club there is a small fitness centre which comprises a multi-gym, weights, running, cycling and rowing machines and a cross trainer. There is also a tanning room.
Medmenham is a mixed ranks SFA estate located 12 miles south of RAF High Wycombe and Strike Command
On the estate there is a crèche that takes children from 1-3 and a pre-school that takes children from 3 to school age. Danesfield Primary School is the closest primary school, adjacent to the estate. There are several other primary schools in Marlow. Buckinghamshire retains the grammar school system of secondary schooling. There are various comprehensive and grammar schools in the area, please contact the HIVE for further details.
The railway station in Marlow is the branch line for the main London/Reading route into Paddington. There is a train hourly during the day with extra trains during the ‘rush hour’. There is also a bus route which passes by the estate linking Reading and High Wycombe.
For more information on Medmenham and the surrounding area please contact the HIVE: