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…

A bridge too far?

After much letter-writing by the Parish Council, the slippery footbridge over the Wantage Road has been made safe. The boards have been repaired and the whole bridge painted with a non-slip surface. Hopefully there will be no more...

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New Facebook Page

    The Parish Council has a new Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/shawcumdonnington where you can have your say on social media and make comments and suggestions for the Parish Council. We look forward to seeing you there....

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Focus on Libraries

Are you interested in helping readers who are unable to get to their own branch library? If so, why not consider volunteering for the West Berkshire at Home Library Service? They are looking for volunteers to take library material to people's homes on a three week...

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Wanted – West Berkshire Community Champions

Various awards are available for the Community Champion Scheme 2016. For more detail page the website or refer to the poster (8gb PDF). Nominate your community group, junior citizen, volunteer or, lifetime achiever. Nominations close Friday 28th...

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West Berkshire Collective Energy Switching Scheme

The ‘free to join’ Big Community Switch scheme negotiates competitive prices with energy companies on behalf of local residents. Residents should register their interest in the scheme before a competitive process to find the best deal for the group. Those who have...

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Annual Return and Accounts 2016

The audit of the Annual Return of the Council has now been completed with no issues being identified by the auditors. Electors now have a right to inspect the Annual Return. Please see notice on conclusion of the audit as to how they can do this. A full copy of the...

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Upcoming Events…

04/12/2016 Children’s Christmas Parties

11.30am, 12.45pm, 2pm & 3.15pm It’s party time at Shaw House! Featuring Mr Muddles the charming, if muddlesome magician, who captivates and amazes children with his comical slapstick magic. There will also be a special visit from Father Christmas and all children...

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04/12/2016 Shaw House Christmas Fair

11am – 4pm If you are looking for unique and creative Christmas gifts then the Christmas Fair is not to be missed! There will be over 50 amazing local crafters, bakers, artists and photographers all brimming with bespoke wares that can’t be found on the high street....

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