There is one place of worship at the heart of our parish – St. Mary’s C of E Church, Shaw. Further down this page, you will find details of the nearest place of worship for many other Christian denominations and other faiths, either in Newbury or elsewhere in Berkshire.

St. Mary’s C of E Church
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St Mary’s Church Office, Church Road, Shaw, Newbury, RG14 2DS

Telephone/Fax:  01635 40450

St Mary’s Church centre has some availability for hire for a variety of functions – meetings, seminars, classes, children’s birthday parties, family reunions etc. For availability and rates, please contact the Church Office at or call 01635 40450.


Every Sunday at 10:00 – Morning Worship

2nd and 4th Wednesdays in the month at 10:30 – Midweek Communion

Every Tuesday, 09:45 – 11:15: Meeting Point (parents’ and toddlers’ group) in the Church Centre. Contact Libby Goldsack through the Church Office for more information.

4th Tuesday in the month, 12:15 – 14:00: Pensioners’ Lunch Club. Call the Church Office to book a place.

Every Wednesday, 10:00 – 12:00: Barnabas (bereavement group for the bereaved) in the Church Centre. Contact Mary Dawkins via the Church Office.

Other Places of Worship in the Newbury area (alphabetical listing)

There are places of worship for many other Christian denominations, and for other faiths, in the Newbury area. Click on the relevant links below to be taken to the various websites. N.B. For three of the faiths (Hindu, Jewish and Sikh), the nearest place of worship necessitates a trip to Reading.




Gospel Hall:


Jehovah’s Witnesses:





Salvation Army:



The Bridge Church meets weekly at Trinity School Bridge Church Newbury