Archives for February 2015

Yateley Common

There is a meeting of the Yateley Common Management Committee on Wednesday 4th March at the Tythings, start time 19.00. This is a public meeting so if you are interested or concerned about Yateley Common then this is the place to be.  The meeting is likely to be dominated by Hampshire County Council’s application to the […]

March Monthly Meeting

The March monthly meeting will be held at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane on Thursday the 19th; start time 19.45. The meeting will include a presentation of some of Yateley’s old buildings, so come along and learn about our heritage. Questions and discussion will be included and if you have any old photographs or memories […]

Urnfield

Hart Council has refused planning permission for the 150 homes proposed for land bounded by Moulsham Lane and Vicarage Road- The Urnfield. The principle reasons quoted are:- Erosion of the strategic gap between Yateley and Sandhurst. (This is a county boundary.) Affect of extra traffic on local roads. Additional flood risk. In addition other reasons quoted […]

Yateley Common

Hampshire County Council has written to the Secretary of State for permission to fence in parts of Yateley Common in order to use grazing animals as part of the maintenance strategy. The idea is to try and bring the common back to its earlier ‘heathland’ habitat in order to safeguard its future and ground nesting […]

Yateley Common Conservation Group

Notes from a volunteers diary. Our job today was to rake up the floating pennywort for disposal. To gain access to the boggy area Ian needed to cut down the fallen trees that were blocking our way. We split into two groups: one helping Ian to remove the trees and the other group concentrated on […]

Yateley Common Conservation Group

  Follow the latest news from the conservation team   The conservation work of The Yateley Society on Yateley Common The conservation group working party linked to the society meets for 3 hours at 10.00am on the last Sunday of every month at Wyndham’s pond car park (you’ll find the car park on the left […]