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…

Residents Survey- the results are in

Residents Survey- the results are in

 Residents’ views on the impact of Covid-19 on West Berkshire have been received and are being analysed. West Berkshire Council undertook a survey of residents in late May to understand how communities are feeling about the impact of Covid-19 on their health,...

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The West Berkshire Lottery – a year on

The West Berkshire Lottery – a year on

The West Berkshire Lottery celebrates one year since its first draw and a £2,000 winner! With a global pandemic putting a stop to normality since March, charities have seen a significant increase in the number of volunteers coming forward to ensure the vulnerable and...

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Covid-19 News

Covid-19 News

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Covid-19 News from West Berkshire Council

Covid-19 News from West Berkshire Council

View this in browser  We're working hard to continue delivering services throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and to support our residents - and in particular those who most need our help.On our website you will find information about where to find support as...

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Covid-19 News from West Berkshire Council

Covid-19 News from West Berkshire Council

 View this in browser  We're working hard to continue delivering services throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and to support our residents - and in particular those who most need our help.On our website you will find information about where to find support...

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Rights of Way codes of behaviour

Rights of Way codes of behaviour

 Public Rights of Way and Open Access Land in West Berkshire during the Coronavirus pandemic RIGHTS OF WAY /OPEN ACCESS LANDAll public rights of way (PROW) and open access land (including West Berkshire commons) remain open. Levels of use are higher than...

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COVID-19 News

COVID-19 News

 View this in browser  We're working hard to continue delivering services throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and to support our residents - and in particular those who most need our help.On our website you will find information about where to find support...

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Lockdown Wood Project

Lockdown Wood Project

 West Berkshire Council Countryside Service were contacted by the Newbury Friends of the Earth group to discuss a project they have been working on which has the aim of marking the current lockdown and the impacts of the C-19 virus.  This project is to be...

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Mental Health Action Plan in West Berkshire

Mental Health Action Plan in West Berkshire

 A 14 point plan of action to improve mental health crisis pathways  in Berkshire West, making them more readily available and easier to access, has been drawn up following a lengthy consultation with service users and other key stakeholders. The...

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Covid-19 News

Covid-19 News

 View this in browser We're working hard to continue delivering services throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and to support our residents - and in particular those who most need our help.On our website you will find information about where to find support as...

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Emergency Active Travel Fund

Emergency Active Travel Fund

West Berkshire Council has been awarded £124,000 from the Department for Transport to help us introduce pop-up and temporary interventions to create an environment that is safe for both walking and cycling.The allocation is part of the Government’s emergency active...

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Local Bus Services 5a and 5b From Monday 15 June

Local Bus Services 5a and 5b From Monday 15 June

 The West Berkshire Council operated 5a and 5c local bus services will recommence operation on Monday 15 June. The full timetables will be operated for these services (see below).  Please note that the school / college 5 service will not be operated...

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COVID-19 News

COVID-19 News

Your weekly update from West Berkshire Council on all things Covid-19 related.   View this in browser We're working hard to continue delivering services throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and to support our residents - and in particular those who most...

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Gigaclear Finalising Rollout in West Berkshire

Gigaclear Finalising Rollout in West Berkshire

 Gigaclear, the ultrafast rural broadband provider, has completed the final phase of its rollout in West Berkshire, as part of the Superfast Berkshire Project. More than 14,000 homes and businesses across the county now have access to Gigaclear’s ultrafast...

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Removal of Glass Recycling Banks

Removal of Glass Recycling Banks

 West Berkshire Council are removing all their glass recycling banks on 1st June 2020 from the following sites: Hillers Garden Centre, HermitageWBC Station Car Park, HungerfordWaitrose, NewburySainsbury, NewburyStation Car Park, ThealeWillink School,...

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The Wider Opening of West Berkshire Schools

The Wider Opening of West Berkshire Schools

  Head teachers across West Berkshire covering all provisions have been working exceptionally hard in the background to fully understand the large volumes of guidance for the wider opening of schools that has been published by central government...

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Council launches Covid-19 residents’ survey

Council launches Covid-19 residents’ survey

West Berkshire Council is to launch a residents’ survey to gain insight into the impact of Covid-19 on the district.The survey, which will be available from the 22nd May until 9am on Monday 8th June, asks residents a number of questions about how their circumstances...

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West Berkshire Youth Hub

West Berkshire Youth Hub

  We are thrilled to announce the launch of the West Berkshire Youth Hub. What is it?The West Berkshire Youth Hub has been launched to help the young people, families and agencies in West Berkshire through the COVID-19 lockdown. It is a virtual and...

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Fly tipping

Fly tipping

  Fly tipping is the illegal disposal of waste, as opposed to using an alternative option such as kerbside collectionor using of an authorised rubbish recycling centre. Waste can include liquid or solids on either land or in water. This differs from...

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INSIGHT 2020 exhibition video goes live

INSIGHT 2020 exhibition video goes live

 Our INSIGHT 2020 exhibition video has gone live!Click on this link to enjoy the work of  your favourite artists and probably find some new ones too. Full contact details are included in the video and on our website at www.open-studios.org.uk.Our thanks go...

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Bonfire advice

Bonfire advice

    Since the start of the Covid 19 pandemic the Public Protection Partnership (A shared service provided by Bracknell Forest Council, West Berkshire Council and Wokingham Borough Council) has seen a 622% increase in bonfirecomplaints over the same...

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Covid-19 – Latest news and information

Covid-19 – Latest news and information

   View this in browser  We're working hard to continue delivering services throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and to support our residents - and in particular those who most need our help.On our website you will find information about where to...

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