Archives for November 2014

Event Calendar

This event calendar will give you a quick and simple overview of all the planned events and activities that we have. If you have anything that you feel should be added to this calendar then please email us at In the meantime we hope you find this quick and simple calendar useful!

Your past and your future….

Discover more about the history of Yateley as well as the future plans for our town.


Natural History and Conservation The ecology and natural history of Yateley is nationally important. To the south we have the National Nature Reserve at Castle Bottom and the scarce lowland heath of Yateley Common, which is a Site of Specific Scientific Interest (SSSI) and Special Protection Area (SPA). It is also home to protected species […]


Local History research has been a core activity of the Society to support achieving each of its four charitable object clauses. The Society would not have won so many of the planning inquiries concerning listed buildings and conservation areas if we had not presented well researched historical evidence about those buildings and their setting. The […]

About us

It all started in the autumn of 1979 when a small group came together to study the village and its interesting features. This, the Yateley Study Group, became the Yateley Society on 15 January 1981. The Yateley Society is a well-recognised and respected community group, comprising enthusiastic locals – amateurs and professionals / novices and […]


Planning is a principle concern and is one of the main reasons why people belong to the Society. Because of its key location next to urban conurbations Yateley is perpetually under threat from unsuitable new development. Yateley lies in the north east corner of Hart with the Blackwater River as its northern border and the […]