Schools, Playgroups, & Activities

St Nicholas Pre-School

Hurst Small Village Hall

Go to the website for full details

St Nicholas CE Primary School

School Road

Head Teacher: Miss Debra McGrail

Go to the website for full details

Dolphin School

Waltham Road

Headmistress: Tome Lewis

For more information go to the school website.

Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Rangers

Hurst is one of the five Districts within the Bulmershe Division.  Each District runs Rainbows, Brownies and Guides Units, and there are also Rangers and Young Leaders within the Division:  For more information please visit the Bulmershe Division website.


Leader: Mrs Barbara Loring

For boys and girls age 6 to 8.

Scout Hut, School Road, Tuesdays 5:15 - 6:30pm.  0118 934 0650  


Leader: Anne-Marie McEvett

For boys and girls age 8 to 10½.

Scout Hut, School Road, Wednesdays 6:45 - 8:15pm. 07967 186272


Leader: Mr Andy Loring

For boys and girls age 10½ to 14.

Scout Hut, School Road, Thursday 7:15 - 8:45pm.  0118 934 0650  


For boys age 14 to 18.  0118 934 2141  

You can find out more about Beavers, Cubs and Scouts at their website:


Hurst Cricket Club

Founded 1862  0118 934 4355  

Chairman: Martin Garrard 

Full information may be found at the Cricket Club website -

Hurst Football Club

Hurst FC is an FA Charter Standard club.  

For full details go to their website:


Hurst Karate Club

Large Village Hall

Children (5 years and up)    Mondays 6:00 - 7:30pm and Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:30pm

Go to the website for full details -