Colourful new arrivals at The Brooks as part of the Hares of Hampshire Trail

Jun 16, 2022

We’re thrilled to be part of the Hares of Hampshire trail, running across Winchester and Southampton this summer.

For ten weeks (June 16th to August 25th 2022), Winchester and Southampton streets, parks and public spaces will be brought to life with an exhibition of magnificent hares and slightly smaller leverets (young hares). Each giant sculpture will be individually designed and beautifully created, showcasing the wealth of artistic talent the county has to offer. The smaller leverets have been sponsored by local businesses and schools to decorate as part of the fundraising event.

This will be the biggest art event that Winchester and Southampton have ever seen, creating a free, fun, family-friendly trail of discovery for everyone to enjoy whilst exploring the cities this summer. You’ll find 8 Leverets (young Hares) at The Brooks, so come and see if you can find all of these colourful creations!

It’s all in aid of raising money for the Murray Parish Trust, who are fundraising for a revolutionary intra-operative MRI (iMRI) Suite at Southampton Children’s Hospital.
You can download the app to track all the hares and leverets here –


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