Located in the heart of Berkshire, Reading is a modern and vibrant town, offering the hustle and bustle of a large town and the peace and tranquillity of country living, found on the banks of two rivers: the Thames and the Kennet.
Reading town offers two large shopping centres: the Oracle and the Broad Street Mall. These shopping centres provide a place for you to shop until you drop and also enjoy an exciting nightlife, with an abundance of restaurants and a number of acclaimed bars to keep you entertained.
For those looking for a more peaceful approach to life, Reading is home to Forbury Gardens and Reading Abbey. What’s more, the town hosts the Championship football team Reading FC, who play their matches at the Madejski Stadium on the outskirts of Reading. The Madejski Stadium is also the home of Premiership Rugby team, London Irish.