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Until the 8th July 2022, we are offering a massive 30% discount on absolutely all stock! View our huge range of mobility equipment and daily living aids on our website, give us a call on 01420 549481 or email us at You can also visit our showroom in person at 25 Southview Rise, Alton, Hampshire, […]

Electric Mobility Scooters – The Low Cost, Pollution-Free Way to Travel

At a time in history when fuel-powered motoring is both astronomically expensive and known to be environmentally damaging, it’s little wonder that electric modes of transport are increasingly seen as the way to go. The age of electric is well and truly upon us! Global emission targets now mean the complete end to the production […]

Dietz TAiMA Walker Rollator Special Offer

What an Offer! Check out the superb Out and About deals on TAiMA Walker Rollators When mobility is something of a challenge because walking unaided has become difficult, this is when a walker rollator really comes into its own. At Out and About in Alton, we know just how important these wheeled walkers can be, […]

Take Advantage of our Riser Recliner “No Hassle Service”

Out of all the mobility equipment we sell, some of the most popular aids are Riser Recliner chairs. And despite all the on-going supply issues we have been facing over the course of the pandemic, the good news is that our supplies of these easy-to-operate, extremely comfortable and attractively priced chairs have remained consistently stable. […]

Why Hiring a Stairlift can Raise Your Spirits

If walking up and down the stairs has become impossible or even dangerous, having a stairlift fitted in your home can be a gamechanger. But what happens if you don’t actually need a stairlift for long-term use, requiring it instead on a temporary basis after recovering from an accident or operation, for example? Or maybe […]

To order your Riser Recliner Armchair for a pre-Christmas delivery – now’s the time

For any clients with their mind set on a Riser Recliner Armchair, the good news is that we now have in stock a considerable number of these popular mobility aids. But, as always, they are selling quickly. So, if you want to have your chair comfortably in place by the time Christmas arrives, now’s definitely […]

With Mobility Aids, Early Planning is Always the Best Plan

Although some of us are better at planning ahead than others, it’s human nature to leave things to the last minute. “I wish I’d thought of that sooner,” is a familiar phrase. It’s so much easier being wise after the event! Yet when it comes to selecting the most appropriate mobility equipment, such as wheelchairs […]

Mobility Aids – The Importance of Regular Servicing

Over the course of the last 18 months or so, it hasn’t been very easy to venture out, to do all the normal things we like to do, such as shopping or visiting friends. As a result, your trusted scooter or wheelchair may well have been in use a lot less than normal. But as […]

Be Patient and Book Early – Our Advice as Stock Shortages Continue

We pride ourselves on being one of Hampshire’s premier suppliers of mobility aids – but we haven’t been immune to the current shortages of stock. This is especially the case for items such as rollators, wheelchairs, powerchairs and mobility scooters – whether they are for indoor or outdoor use. We appreciate how frustrating this is […]

Why buying New 2 You can be as good as buying New

Currently, there appears to be a big appetite for buying mobility aids. Not necessarily brand-new products but good quality, nearly new items that can do an equally effective job – at a reduced price. This is the reason why we have launched our New 2 You service – to provide Out and About clients in […]