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 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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Donnington Recreation Ground

Donnington Recreation Ground

 Parks and Public Open Spaces  At the daily press briefing recently (Saturday 18 April), the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Robert Jenrick, underlined the importance of public parks and open spaces remaining open to the...

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Launch of new Chatbot on WBC website

Launch of new Chatbot on WBC website

West Berkshire Council launches Advice Bot to answer Coronavirus (Covid-19) questions online Date: 15 April 2020 West Berkshire Council have worked with their partners, We Build Bots Ltd (WBB), to develop an Advice Bot which will answer questions and signpost...

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Covid-19: Latest news and information

Covid-19: Latest news and information

The latest update on Covid-19 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...

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Vacancy for a Parish Councillor

Vacancy for a Parish Councillor

 Below is the official notice for a vacancy on the parish council. If 10 parishioners request a by-election this will be held, due to current restrictions, on or after 6th May 2021. If no such request is received the Council will fill the vacancy by...

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Sign up for resident e-bulletins

Sign up for resident e-bulletins

 West Berkshire Council is introducing a newsletter to share updates on Covid-19. It will provide residents with information about changes to services, advice relating to coronavirus as well as the support available through the Council and its...

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COVID-19: Waste and Recycling News

The latest information on waste and recycling in West Berkshire       Waste and Recycling Update This newsletter provides an update on waste collections in West Berkshire during the Coronavirus situation. Your waste and Coronavirus Garden Waste Fly-Tipping...

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Open University Free Courses

Dear Parishioner If you are whiling away your time at home and are looking for something to do then you might be interested to know about the Open University range of free courses. You can find them here: https://www.open.edu/openlearn/free-courses/full-catalogue....

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Covid-19 – Update from West Berks Council

Covid-19 – Update from West Berks Council

 As we come to the end of a difficult week, both in West Berkshire and across the country, we thought it would be useful to give you a rundown of the communications activity we have undertaken this week.  We hope that this will be useful to communities as we...

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West Berks Council – Waste Services Update

West Berks Council – Waste Services Update

 Update on waste services for West Berkshire during the Coronavirus pandemic West Berkshire Council is working with its waste contractor, Veolia, to ensure that essential collections can be delivered for as long as is practical during this unprecedented...

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Royal Berkshire Hospital – Covid-19 action plan

Royal Berkshire Hospital – Covid-19 action plan

 The next stages in a major Covid-19 action plan aimed at ensuring local patients, staff and communities are guaranteed first class health care and support have been outlined by hospital leaders today. The far reaching plan builds on work already in place at...

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Suspension of bus services

Suspension of bus services

   From the 25th March 2020 all public bus routes run by West Berkshire Council Transport Services Team the 5, 5a, 5c, 41, 44, 47 & H1 are suspended until further notice.  Keyworkers who require assistance with essential travel should contact...

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