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Latest News & Information…
Rumours abound about the future of our local pub. However, it has been announced that the Red House at Marsh Benham are to take on the Castle as a new venture in October 2017. For those that have sampled the offerings from them already I think you will agree we are in...read more
In response to several requests from parishioners the parish council team are carrying out vehicle speed surveys on several roads within the parish. This to gather information and as a visible indicator to motorists of their speed through controlled zones.read more
You can find out what is going on in Newbury by paging the Newbury Weekly News 'What's On page'. This is kept up to date on a regular basis. Alternatively, you can buy the NWN each Thursday....read more
Donnington Cricket Club and Newbury Ladies Football Club both train and play at the Shaw-cum-Donnington recreation ground. Their play and training schedules can be found on their own websites....read more
The Minutes of the June Meeting have now been approved by the Parish Council. Full transcript is below. ...read more
ALL AT SEA! - 26th-30th July 2017 at Welford Park ALL AT SEA! is the brand spanking new show coming in the summer of 2017! Continuing to follow the extraordinary life and times of local Charlotte Peake (poet, mystic and free thinker), we plunge into the 1920's; the...read more
Issue No 67 : July 2017 Welcome to the summer edition of our E-bulletin. Look out for an update on our new website, a review of the recent woodland event, an update on grants available plus details of lots of events coming up over the summer for all the family. Here...read more
Kennections, the local division of Reading buses, have just introduced contactless payment using your bank debit card or mobile. In addition they have also developed a new app to help plan your journey, buy tickets in advance and track your Kennections bus. These...read more
There have been some amendments to the agenda previously posted for the Council Meeting. The amended agenda is below ...read more
A meeting of the Shaw-cum-Donnington Parish Council to be held in the Village Hall, Love Lane, Donnington, on Wednesday 19th July 2017 at 7.30 pm, for the purpose of transacting the business according to the agenda. ...read more
Some Dates for your Diary We have a number of notable events and deadlines coming up, so this email is just a brief summary for you: The Greenham Gig - a great opportunity for local musicians to raise their profile and perform to a live audience at the Corn Exchange....read more