News and events

What’s on

Things going on in and near Hatley

Sunday, 21st July         Hatley Village Fête, 1.00 pm, playing field in Hatley St George. Tuesdays          Yoga /...
Read more

Hatley Fête

Sunday, 21st July

Date  Sunday, 21st July. Time  From 1.00 pm. Venue  Playing field in Hatley St George. Cost  Free entry. A huge amount for you to...
Read more

Exercise at Hatley Village Hall

Tuesdays at 5.45 pm

Date  Every Tuesday. Time  5.45 to 6.45 pm. Venue  Hatley Village Hall. Organiser  Kirsty. £7.00 for the hour – no need to book: you...
Read more

St Denis’ churchyard tidy-up

Sunday, 4th August from 10.30 am

St Denis' church East Hatley, Cambridgeshire – team Hatley tidying up the churchyard – 19-7-15.
Sunday, 4th August 10.30 am for an hour or so Please come and help to tidy up around the church and gravestones. Why?  Well, grass...
Read more

Coffee Morning

6th August, 10.00 am / Village Hall

Hatley, Cambridgeshire, Coffee Morning sign. The Coffee Mornings are held on the first Tuesday of every month in Hatley Village Hall from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm.
Date Tuesday, 6th August. Time 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. Venue Hatley Village Hall. Organisers Linda Hudson and Mervyn Lack. Do go – it’s...
Read more


8th August, 7.30 pm / Blythe Way Community Room Gamlingay

Date  Thursday, 8th August Time 7.15 for 7.30 pm. Venue Blythe Way Community Room, Blythe Way, off Stocks Lane (opposite the Eco Hub) Gamlingay,...
Read more


4th September, 7.15 pm / Eco-Hub

Date Wednesday, 4th September. Time 7.00 for 7.30 pm. Venue Keir Suite, Eco Hub, Stocks Lane, Gamlingay, SG19 3JR. Subject Garden bugs: cohabit, conserve...
Read more


9th September, 7.15 pm / Eco Hub

Date  Monday, 9th September. Time 7.15 for 7.30 pm. Venue  Keir Suite, Eco Hub, Stocks Lane, Gamlingay, SG19 3JR. Subject  Steve Fuller: Bedfordshire Regiments...
Read more

St Denis’ church opening for HOD

13, 14 and 15th September / 10 to noon and 2 to 4 pm

St Denis' church East Hatley, Cambridgeshire – nature reserve sign + new post.
As part of the 2019 Heritage Open Days (HOD) festival, St Denis’ church in East Hatley will be open on: Friday 13th, Saturday 14th...
Read more

Defibrillator training course

23rd September, 11 am / Village Hall

Date  Monday, 23rd September (delayed from 21st June). Time  11.00 am to noon. Venue  Hatley Village Hall. Subject  CPR and defibrillator training course. Cost ...
Read more

Latest parish newsletter

July 2019

Everyone in Hatley will have received a copy of the latest (July 2019) newsletter… but if you’ve not seen it or have lost your...
Read more

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...
Read more

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...
Read more

We’re in the news!

The Hatley website hits the headlines (almost)

Hatley website in the news – FoFC, Summer 2019 newsletter.
The Friends of Friendless Churches owns St Denis’ in East Hatley – along with 51 other redundant churches in England and Wales. Here’s a...
Read more

A428 / Black Cat

Consultation on the preferred route

A428 Black Cat to Caxton Gibbet – Highways England consultation booklet – June 2019.
The preferred route for the A428 Black Cat to Caxton Gibbet Scheme, including the three roundabout options, was announced a little while ago –...
Read more

New Parish Council chairman

Plus 2019 reports

Hatley Parish Council, 21st May 2019 - L/R: Nicola Jenkins, Harold Nickerson, Micky Astor (Deputy Chairman), Alan Pinney (Chairman), Margot Eagle and Kim Wilde (Clerk).
Alan Pinney is Hatley Parish Council’s new Chairman – he took over the role from Margot Eagle at the Annual Meetings on 21st May,...
Read more

Spotted flycatchers

Time to be looking out for them

The spotted flycatcher – have you seen any in Hatley?
Spotted flycatchers – have you seen this increasingly rare bird breeding in your garden?  Cambridgeshire Bird Club would like to know! Although flycatchers breed...
Read more

Hatley’s defibrillator – just dial 999

No need to panic – trained operatives will guide you through what to do

The defibrillator cabinet outside Hatley Village Hall. If you need to use it, first dial 999 – it has been registered with the NHS who will provide the code to open the cabinet door and give instructions for its use.
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...
Read more

A little less of St Denis

Lost in the great fire at Notre Dame Cathedral

St Denis' statue in Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris. He was beheaded around 250 AD - Notre-Dame was built on the site of his church 900 years later. A relic of St Denis, placed in the weather vane atop the cathedral's spire in the 1830s was lost in the devastating fire of 15th April 2019. [Photo by Thesupermat-CC BY-SA 3.0,]
Saint Denis was a 3rd-century Christian martyr and saint – martyred for his faith by decapitation, thus now portrayed carrying his head in his...
Read more

EU election results

And the winners were...

The East of England followed the national trend and overwhelmingly voted for The Brexit Party, which has three seats (out of seven); the Liberal Democrats...
Read more

2019 Pancake Race winners…

Big heros and little heros all

Prize giving 2019 Hatley Pancake Race, held on 3rd March 2019 in East Hatley. There were prizes for the children's, ladies and mens races.
3rh March and all the fun of the 2019 Hatley Pancake Race – those are the winners above. Check out our photo gallery –...
Read more

Heroes and heroines from the latest Hatley litter pick

A big thank-you to them all

Typical result of a Hatley litter pick – many filled bin bags, which South Cambs District Council takes away.
Neal Barton, Sarah Brennan, Margot Eagle, Jeremy Hooper, Mervyn Lack, John O’Sullivan and Martin Ward all did wonders on 24th March – not forgetting Harold...
Read more

Someone’s nicked our children sign

Do you know what happened?

One of the 'Children' signs in Hatley St George, Cambridgeshire – it was stolen on 6th January 2019 and we'd like it back please.
You will have noticed the two ‘children’ signs in Hatley St George have gone. The one above was stolen on Sunday, 6th January; the...
Read more