An important transport and employment centre of the Thames Valley.

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Hotels and lodgingEdit

  • Renaissance
  • Comfort Inn
  • Crowne Plaza (was Holiday Inn)


  • Museum - they have a copy of the Bayeux Tapestry
  • The River Thames - swans and other wild birds.
  • Madjetski Stadium - Reading F.C. are now in the Premier League.


I love shopping - please add your thoughts about where to shop in Reading

  • Various Malls :-
    • The Oracle - a lot of the major stores have moved here
      • Debenhams
      • House of Fraser
      • Boots (plus another branch in Broad Street+a small one in the Railway Station)
    • Broad Street Mall
  • Broad Street
    • John Lewis (used to named Heelas)
    • Jackson's - an old-style compartment store
  • Friar Street
    • Sainsbury's

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Getting to ReadingEdit

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