Ashley, Cambridgeshire

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Signpost in Ashley
Ashley is located in Cambridgeshire
 Ashley shown within Cambridgeshire
Population 749 [1]
OS grid reference TL6961
District East Cambridgeshire
Shire county Cambridgeshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Cambridgeshire
Fire Cambridgeshire
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places

Coordinates: 52°13′N 0°28′E / 52.22°N 00.47°E / 52.22; 00.47

Ashley is a village and civil parish in the East Cambridgeshire district of Cambridgeshire, England, about four miles east of Newmarket in Suffolk.

It has a parish church, St Mary's. There are some pictures and a description of the church at the Cambridgeshire Churches website.[2]

The Icknield Way Path passes through the village on its 110 mile journey from Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire to Knettishall Heath in Suffolk. The Icknield Way Trail, a multi-user route for walkers, horse riders and off-road cyclists also passes through the village.


  1. ^ "Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics. Area: Ashley (Parish)". ONS. 2013. Retrieved 2 February 2013. 
  2. ^ St Mary's page at the Cambridgeshire Churches website

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