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Latest News & Information…
The Minutes of the March Meeting have now been approved by the Parish Council. Full transcript is below...read more
'>This means that from the 1792 applications for primary school admissions received by West Berkshire Council this year, 1670 pupils got their first choice, 4% (71) their second and 1% (23) their third. In total, 98% were offered a place at one of their three...read more
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...read more
The Minutes of the February Meeting have now been approved by the Parish Council. Full transcript is below...read more
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...read more
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...read more
The agents of the owners/developers of the above land (outlined in red on map) north of Donnington Recreation Ground and locally colloquially known as the ‘Christmas Tree Field’ will be attending the Parish Council meeting on Wednesday, 21st March 2018 to discuss...read more
The Minutes of the January Meeting have now been approved by the Parish Council. Full transcript is below...read more
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...read more
Please see below for agenda ...read more
The Shaw-cum-Donnington Annual Parish Assembly will take place this year on Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 in the Village Hall, Love Lane, Donnington commencing at 7.30pm The Parish Assembly, although organised by the Parish Council, is a meeting for all parishioners of...read more
Spring Food and Craft Fair Sunday 8 April | 11am - 4pm | Shaw HouseSpring is in the air and we are celebrating with the return of our Spring Food & Craft Fair. The House will be packed full of artisan food, drink and locally produced crafts giving you the...read more
Details of the services at St Mary’s Church, Church Road, Shaw can be found in the attached document. ...read more