Summer Social

Our Summer Social this year is back at Thriftswood by kind permission of owner David Ashworth. It will be held on Saturday the 12th August between 13.00 and 17.00 hours. Come along, bring your blanket/chairs. Pimms will be served.

Yateley Neighbourhood Plan

A second meeting has been arranged to take the Yateley Neighbourhood Plan process another step forward. The meeting will be held in the Darby Green community centre on the 26th July; start time 19.30. This is your chance to influence how Yateley is to be developed over  the next 15 years so come along and make your views […]

Monthly Meeting

At our monthly meeting on the 25th May we are giving a presentation of the new Hart draft Local Plan. This new plan sets out the development strategy in Hart up until the year 2032. What does it mean for Yateley? What does it mean for our environment? What about the infrastructure? Find out what development […]

Civic Day in Yateley

Yateley is celebrating Civic Day this year. Celebrations start on the 3rd June with the Party on the Green and conclude on Civic Day the 17th June with an Open Day at Yateley Hall. Click here to see poster: Yateley Civic Day The national theme for Civic Day this year is Conservation Areas, commemorating 50 years […]

May Fayre

Yateley Society will be at the May Fayre on Monday 1st May. We will be in our new gazebo so please come along and see us. We will be advertising our new book “Yateley in the Great War” which will be published next year to commemorate the end of the 1914 – 18 great war.

Monthly Meeting

Our next monthly meeting is on the 27th April at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane. Start time is 19.45. This month the talk is titled ‘The Ramblings of a Railwayman’  given by Geoff Burch an ex-train driver.

Civic Day

Our monthly meeting on the 23rd March is all about how Yateley is going to celebrate Civic Day this year. The Society is working with Yateley Town Council in arranging civic events to celebrate not only Civic Day but the 50th anniversary of the Civic Amenities Act (1967)   The plan is to start with […]

Annual General Meeting

It’s our AGM this Thursday 23rd February at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane. Start is 19.45. The AGM is your opportunity to put questions to the Committee or make suggestions. Tell us what you would like to see us do. The Executive Committee is also up for election so dont’t forget you must be […]

Monthly Meeting

This Thursday, 26th January, is our first meeting of 2017 and we are pleased to have speaking Ian Harvey, Director of Civic Voice, the umbrella organisation for all Civic Societies up and down the country. Ian will be telling us more about how Civic Voice is getting a higher public profile for civic societies and about […]

Monthly Meeting

We are having our Christmas Social on the 22nd December at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane, start time 19.45. There will be mulled wine, mince pies and seasonal quizzes.

Family History

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Monthly Meeting

Our next monthly meeting is on Thursday 27th October at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane. Start time 19.45.  Mike Mann will be giving a presentation of the conservation work being undertaken by the volunteers working with the Rangers on Yateley Common.

Monthly Meeting

Our next monthly meeting is Thursday 28th July at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane; start time 19.45. Karen Poll will be giving a talk on the Sean Devereaux Charity.

Monthly Meeting

Please note our monthly meeting is different this month! It is a walk around Yateley based on Valerie Kerslake’s book. It is also on Wednesday so as not to interfere with your EU voting.  We will meet at Forge Court at 19.30 and get as much of the walk in as possible. After the walk […]

Monthly Meeting

Abby Roper will be giving a presentation on what Yateley was like in the 1920s to commemorate the Queens 90th birthday. It will be held as usual in the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane, start time 19.45.

May Fayre

The Society is again at the May Fayre on The Green. Come along and visit us; learn about the progress we are making on our World War 1 project.

Monthly Meeting

The Yateley branch of the Towns Women Guild has selected Yateley Society as one the charities that will benefit from the TWG fund raising during the current year. On Thursday, 28th April, our monthly meeting will feature a talk by Jean Carter, a Trustee of the YTWG,  about the TGW and the charity work they undertake.  Usual […]

Monthly Meeting

Our next monthly meeting is on Thursday 24th March at the Red Cross Hall in Monteagle Lane. Start time is 19.45.   This month we are holding a workshop of the Society’s History Group. This is an opportunity to see the progress of the WW1 research team and learn about the new book covering what Yateley was like between […]

Annual General Meeting

Thursday, 25th February is our AGM at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane. Start time 19.45.

Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting at the Red Cross Hall on Thursday, 28th January, will feature a talk by Philip Todd about old breweries in Yateley. Start time is 19.45.

Christmas Fayre

At the monthly meeting on Thursday the 26th November, we are having a Christmas Fayre at the Red Cross Hall in Monteagle Lane. Buy your presents from local businesses . The evening starts at 20.00 to give us time to set the stalls up.

Yateley Society Monthly Meeting

Thursday, 22nd October is the Society’s monthly meeting at the Red Cross hall, Monteagle Lane. Start time is 19.45. Graham Fleuty will be giving a talk about SAS Captain Cecil Buck. All are welcome.

New World War 1 Project

The Yateley Society has signed a contract with publishers, Pen and Sword, to write a book titled ‘Yateley in the Great War’. This will become one of Pen and Swords “Towns in the Great War” series. The book will be about the ‘home front’ and will not include military events and is due to be complete by August […]

Yateley Society Monthly Meeting

Our next monthly meeting is on Thursday, 24th September at the Red Cross Hall on Monteagle Lane. A presentation will be given about the operations carried out at RAF Hartford Bridge (now Blackbushe Airport) during World War 2.  Start time will be 19.45.

Yateley Society Summer Social

Our Summer Social this year will be held on Sunday 5th July in the garden of Thriftswood on Stevens Hill.  It will start at 12.00 noon and go on until about 15.00. Tickets are £5 each (children go free) and you will be greeted by a free glass of Pimms on arrival. Please bring your own picnic […]

June Monthly Meeting

We are carrying out a Walk on Cricket Hill on June 25th based on Valerie Kerslake’s book of that name. Look out for more details. Everyone will be welcome.

May Monthly Meeting

This Thursday, 28th May, is our monthly meeting at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane. It is our intention to have a ’round the table’ discussion presenting the main Society activities and what is involved in carrying them out. It is everyone’s chance to put questions and get involved in any way you can.

Monthly Meeting

On Thursday the 27th April at the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane there will be discussions and review of some historical Yateley publications. A number of books will be presented and some will be for sale on the night. The evening will include a brief summary of each book including  its time lines, the historical importance and about […]

Historic Houses Presentation

Congratulations to Abby for her presentation about some of Yateley’s old houses at our monthly meeting at the Red Cross Hall.  I’m sure all present learnt something of Yateley’s historic heritage. Over 50 people, members and non members, attended the talk and took part in some interesting discussions afterwards. (Sorry about the lack of chairs!) Peter and […]

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 […]

Yateley Society AGM

On Thursday 19th February, the Society will hold its AGM. This will be held in the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane starting at 20.00 hrs. As many people as possible are urged to attend as this will set out new resolutions and elect a new Executive Committee.

World War 1 Exhibition

The World War 1 1914 exhibition will be on display at the AGM on Thursday the 19th Feb. in the Red Cross Hall, Monteagle Lane.   We are now working earnestly on the year 1915 to produce a second exhibition later this year. The main topics being researched for the exhibition are:- Galipolli campaign Mesopotamia campaign Military […]

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 contact@yateleysociety.org.uk. In the meantime we hope you find this quick and simple calendar useful!