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…

Railway Electrification Works 2018

          Tuesday 3 Apr 2018     Electrification of railway line between Newbury and Reading – work to continue throughout 2018     As part of Network Rail’s national Railway Upgrade Plan, we will be carrying out work to electrify the line between Reading and Newbury...

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We cleaned up!!

The 2018 litter pick turned into a rip roaring success! Our best yet! With an assembled team of enthusiastic parishioners nearly 50 bags of litter were collected from around the parish. Making this an excellent community event. Well done and thank you to all those who...

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Potential badger cull in Berkshire

   Early last week saw the Government issued a statement signalling the strong possibility of a badger cull being held in Berkshire during 2018. Culling badgers has a been a divisive and dividing issue for the Counties in which it has been rolled out to over the past...

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Upcoming Events…

Spring Food and Craft Fair success

  Date: 13 April 2018 Spring Food and Craft Fair success The ever popular Spring Food & Craft Fair returned to Shaw House, Newbury on Sunday 8 April, following on from the success of the Summer and Christmas Fair’s which annually attract over 2000 people to the House...

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