Hamstead Marshall
The Hamstead Hornet is an independently produced newsheet which has been recording Hamstead Marshall’s news since December 1996. It is published in March, June, September and December.

The Hamstead Hornet records planning applications, property for sale, parish council decisions, forthcoming and recent events in the village. It does not usually cover anything outside the village of Hamstead Marshall, and it does not take paid adverts.

The Hamstead Hornet is a digital publication, posted online each quarter.

Printed copies are produced only for those without an internet connection.

If you would like to receive notification and a link by email when each new issue is posted online, please send your email address to
Hamstead Marshall homepage

what’s happening
noticeboard latest village news
what’s on upcoming village events
Hamstead Hornet quarterly news sheet

leisure and pleasure
getting around maps; public transport; cycling; horse-riding
local walks
wildlife watch
village societies
village hall

village admin
facts & figures
parish council
parish plan
village design statement
WBC services

local history
homepage and old map links
village history in brief
A-Z of houses historical gazetteer
listed buildings and sites 
family history sources

local history books
“Craven Country SOLD OUT
“Enborne & Wash Common”
“Free Rein”

St Mary’s Church
homepage with contacts
architectural history
rectors since 1241

open for business
local business homepage community market, oil group, broadband
village hall hire
village suppliers directory
other local services a-z

now take the tour...
gallery a choice of four slide shows of village scenes past and present

Your comments and questions are welcome.
Please email admin at hamsteadmarshall.net
Copyright Penelope Stokes 2017