Hatley St George church has a Task Group
Its purpose is to help the building last another 800 years
The Task Group came out a meeting of Hatley Parish Council on 24th September when the Revd Hilary Young explained the issues currently facing...
Cambridgeshire County Council is consulting on its climate change strategy
You've until 31st January to have your say
Cambridgeshire County Council is in the process of deciding on its climate change strategy. Its purpose is to provide a clear statement of the...
Cambridgeshire police funding in 2020 – have your say
How much should we pay for policing Hatley?
The second biggest portion of our council tax goes to the police – these are the 2019 / 2020 costs for a Band D...
The next Local Plan for SCDC – time to have your say
From 2031, this is in the cause of long term thinking
“This is a very exciting time for South Cambridgeshire District Council and Cambridge City Council,” says Stephen Kelly, the Joint Director for Planning and...
Hatley’s defibrillator – just dial 999
No need to panic – trained operatives will tell you what to do... and we have reminders to help
Hatley’s defibrillator (above) is located outside the Village Hall in Hatley St George in a locked and temperature-controlled cabinet. It has full public access...
Rescuing our churches
Articles in The Guardian and Country Life support the Friends of Friendless Churches while highlighting the plight of rural churches
By Peter Mann It’s been a good week for spotting mentions of the Friends of Friendless Churches – and the plight of rural churches...
Have you read this?
Mentions of Hatley we've spotted
By Peter Mann Depending on where you live, there can be any number of mentions of your locality in books on the countryside, buildings,...
St Denis’ in the news
Press cuttings from our open days and evenings
Local press coverage of handing over St Denis’ church keys to the Friends of Friendless Churches by South Cambridgeshire District Council in July 2017...
Fly-tippers – does you mum still clean up after you?
SCDC's new innovative sign asks embarrassing questions
South Cambs District Council is erecting these eye-catching signs which question why people are fly-tipping – including whether their mum still cleans up after them....
Someone put a grenade in their blue bin!
Would you believe the things people put in their blue bins?
A grenade, a toilet seat and disco lights are on a list of items people in south Cambs have wrongly put into their blue...
Current parish newsletter
Everyone in Hatley will have received a copy of the latest (November 2019) newsletter… but if you’ve not seen it or have lost your...
Good support for the Hatley Macmillan Coffee Morning
Lots of yummy cakes, tea and coffee were happily consumed at the special Hatley Coffee Morning on 1st October. it was given over to...
Harvest Service – thanks for the flowers, fruit and veg
The Revd Norman Young stood in for his wife, the Revd Hilary Young (our parish priest), to take the Harvest Service in Hatley St...
Hatley Village Fête 2019 – the photos
A fine time was had by all on Sunday, 21st July
The weather was kind and lots of people came along on Sunday, 21st July to enjoy the tea tent, bouncy castle, children’s games and...
Heroes and heroines from the 2019 Hatley litter pick
A big thank-you to them all
Neal Barton, Sarah Brennan, Margot Eagle, Jeremy Hooper, Mervyn Lack, John O’Sullivan and Martin Ward all did wonders on 24th March. And not forgetting Harold...
HOD raised over £250!
Every little helps the Friends of Friendless Churches to complete its St Denis’ project
Actually, it was £267.45 – over three gloriously sunny days in mid-September as 103 people (some on bikes, some with children and two with...
St Denis’ churchyard tidy-up, 2019
17 volunteers cut and cleared it on 4th August 2019
By Nicola Jenkins Many hands made lighter work! A fantastic turnout of 17 volunteers at St Denis’ churchyard worked hard on Sunday morning, 4...
We’re in the news!
The Hatley website hits the headlines (almost)
The Friends of Friendless Churches owns St Denis’ in East Hatley – along with 51 other redundant churches in England and Wales. Here’s a...
A little less of St Denis
Lost in the great fire at Notre Dame Cathedral
Saint Denis was a 3rd-century Christian martyr and saint – martyred for his faith by decapitation, thus now portrayed carrying his head in his...
Hatley Parish Council’s finances, 2018 / 2019
All the facts and figures
Hatley Parish Council’s financial results and audit documents for 2018 / 2019 are now available for you to scrutinise. All the files are downloadable...
New Parish Council chairman
Plus 2019 reports
Alan Pinney is Hatley Parish Council’s new Chairman – he took over the role from Margot Eagle at the Annual Meetings on 21st May,...
Retired after 15 years
Goodbye to the original Hatley website
Well, that was the website that was. After 15 years of faithful service, time for a long rest for the old design now we’ve...
Someone nicked our children sign
Do you know what happened?
You will have noticed the two original (and a bit worn looking) ‘children’ signs in Hatley St George have gone. The one above was...
Things going on in and near Hatley
Monday, 27th January – last day of the Cambridgeshire police funding survey. Friday, 31st January – roadshow at Gamlingay Eco Hub about the 2031...
The famous Hatley Quiz night
Saturday, 1st February, Hatley Village Hall
Date Saturday, 1st February. Time Doors open at 7.00 for 7.30 pm start. Venue Hatley Village Hall. Event Hatley Quiz Night, Organisers Hatley Village...
Monthly Coffee Morning
4th February, 10.00 am / Village Hall
Date Tuesday, 4th February. Time 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. Venue Hatley Village Hall. Organisers Linda Hudson and Mervyn Lack. Do go – it’s...
5th February, 7.15 pm / Eco-Hub
Date Wednesday, 5th February. Time 7.00 for 7.30 pm. Venue Keir Suite, Eco Hub, Stocks Lane, Gamlingay, SG19 3JR. Subject Grow the best glorious...
6th February, 7.30 pm / Blythe Way Community Room Gamlingay
Date Thursday, 6th February Time 7.15 for 7.30 pm. Venue Blythe Way Community Room, Blythe Way, off Stocks Lane (opposite the Eco Hub) Gamlingay,...
10th February 7.15 pm / Eco Hub
Date Monday, 10th February. Time 7.15 for 7.30 pm. Venue Keir Suite, Eco Hub, Stocks Lane, Gamlingay, SG19 3JR. Subject Jim Brown – more...
The Hatley Pancake Race
Sunday, 23rd February outside 34 East Hatley at 11.00 am
Date Sunday, 23rd February. Time From 11.00 am. Venue Outside 34 East Hatley. Organisers Linda Hudson and Mervyn Lack. Bring the family, friends… and...
Parish Council – Ordinary Meeting
17th March – 7.30 pm / Hatley Village Hall
Date Tuesday, 17th March. Time 7.30 pm. Venue Hatley Village Hall. Subject Ordinary Meeting. Hatley Parish Council is our most local authority – it’s...
Please help with the Hatley litter pick
Sunday, 29th March, 10.00 am – meet at Hatley Village Hall
Please come and help to pick up the litter spoiling the verges on the road passing through Hatley. Meet at Hatley Village Hall on...
General election result
Conservatives hold the seat – with a much reduced majority
The result of the election in our South Cambridgeshire parliamentary seat on Thursday, 12th December was: Conservative majority – 2,904 (15,952 in 2017) Number...