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The Society is based in the rural village of Hurst in the Royal County of Berkshire, England. The primary concern of the Society is to protect the physical environment and maintain the rural aspect of the area. It aims also to promote greater use of the village amenities and services and to encourage their expansion.

East of Lodge Road - Planning Proposal

A letter was last week received by many residents of Hurst about proposed planning East of Lodge Road.

HVS have set up a page of all the information we have to date regarding the proposed planning.  The website set up by the developer is also now live.  

Click here to view the HVS resource.

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HVS Family BBQ & Cricket Match

Save the date - Saturday 18th September

The cricket match will start at 11am and will be between a HVS team and a St Nicholas PTA team.  If you would like to be in one of the teams do please get in touch.  Everyone is welcome.

The Family BBQ will be from 1pm and fabulous Afternoon tea boxes will also be available to pre-order and buy on the day. 

For more details click here,

or email :  events@hvs.org.uk.


Hurst, a new look at an Ancient Parish

Henry Farrar has updated his book on the history of Hurst.  

The book will now be available in the Summer (price £20) but you can pre-order your copy clicking here.  The HVS secretary will arrange for delivery of all pre-ordered books. 

The book will also be available for sale at the HVS BBQ as well as at Stanlake Park wine shop. 

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Hurst Shire Horses

Click here to find out more.

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Latest News

  • View recent objections to Planning Applications written by HVS

  • Planning application anticipated for Broadcommon Lane.  View details provided by Leaper Land.

Society Aims - The Society endeavours to review all Planning Applications submitted for Hurst and those in neighbouring Parishes which are likely to have an impact on Hurst. The Society makes its views known to the Planning Authority if it is of the view that an Application may have a detrimental effect upon the village.


Magazine & Newsletter

We send out newsletters (generally monthly) to everyone who has signed up to our email list.  If you are interested in receiving the newsletter please let us know or enter your email address by clicking here

You can also view historic to emails sent.


From piano teacher to plasterer, there's probably someone in Hurst with the skill you need.  Follow the link below to see the full Skills Register.  If you live in the village and  want to be included, we charge an annual fee per entry: £20 if you are a member of the Hurst Village Society, £25 if you are a non-member .

More on skills register

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