About the Area

Reading is a large town in Berkshire situated just off Junction 11 of the M4 and only 25 minutes by train from Central London.

Its close proximity to the capital and beautiful surrounding countryside make Reading popular with families and young professionals alike, whilst its top-ranking university attracts students from across the country.

With its annual music festival and location near to attractions such as Thorpe Park and Legoland, Reading offers many things to do and see. Catch premiership football and rugby at the Madejski Stadium, visit the large Oracle shopping centre or travel away from central Reading to the nearby towns of Henley, Windsor and Ascot.

Reading also boasts excellent schools and several large parks, which make it ideal for families.