Shaw-cum-Donnington Parish Council

Welcome to Shaw-cum-Donnington parish web site.

On this site we provide local information that we hope will be of interest both to residents of the parish and to visitors who come to take advantage of the many amenities that the area has to offer. Click here to see views of the parish.

People often wonder how they can get involved with the workings of community groups in the Parish. Visit our Local Info page for more information about such groups in the Parish. You can also ‘have your say’ by paging our Facebook page.

Latest News & Information…

The Castle Inn, Donnington

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...

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Speed awareness activity

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.

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What’s on in Newbury?

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....

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The Boxford Masques – 2017

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...

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North Wessex Downs AONB : E-Bulletin

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...

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Contactless payment on our buses

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...

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Upcoming Events…

Greenham Trust – Dates for your Diary

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....

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