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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 - Proposed Development

Updated 23 September 2021

The developers, Mactaggart & Mickel have announced that a public exhibition will take place in the Hurst Village Hall between 3.30pm & 7.30pm on:

- Thursday 7 October, and

- Thursday 14 October

View their website for more details

WBC have announced that an Environmental Impact Assessment won't be required.  View more details.

HVS have set up a page of all the information we have to date regarding the proposed development.  Click here to view.

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HVS Family BBQ & Cricket Match

The HVS vs PTA Cricket Match and BBQ on 18th September was a huge success with over 200 people coming to join the fun.

For more details click here.

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Hurst Morris Dancers

Hurst Morris People (HuMP) are inviting everyone to have a go at their traditional English hobby at their taster sessions.  These are taking place on Thursday September 23 and 30 from 8-10pm, at Hurst Village Hall, School Road, Hurst RG10 0DR.  View more details here.

Call Judy and Brian on 0118 969 0474 or email Contact@hump.org.uk.

There is more info available at www.hump.org.uk and www.facebook.com/hurstmorris

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Hurst, a new look at an Ancient Parish

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

The official launch is taking place at Stanlake on 15th October.  The book will also be for sale (price £23) at the HVS/PTA BBQ on 18th September.  

Alternatively you can order your copy by clicking here.  

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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.


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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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