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One of Berkshire's largest towns, Newbury is the ideal place to explore the heart of South East England. It spans both sides of the River Kennet and Kennet and Avon Canal.
Newbury regularly features in surveys as one of the best places to live in the UK, and it’s easy to understand why. The countryside surrounding Newbury is a piece of the North Wessex Downs, an area of superb natural beauty. The Kennet and Avon Canal runs right through the area from the outskirts of Reading to Hungerford.
Newbury is home to a top-class racecourse, superb fishing on the River Kennet and beautiful golf courses. Enjoy inspiring walks across the Berkshire Downs along banks of the Kennet and Avon Canal, cycling or cantering over the rolling Berkshire Downs, there is plenty to offer everyone.
The Newbury area has a wealth activities for great days out for all the family to enjoy. Experience fun times for families at Beale Park, Bucklebury Farm Park. History is brought to life at Basildon Park, Shaw House and Highclere Castle. Explore Donnington Castle just a mile outside Newbury, Greenham Common and Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre.
Newbury offers a great environment for shopping with lots of town centre parking and a pedestrianised high street. The retail shops offer a good mix of well-known high street names and local independents, including the award-winning Camp Hopson department store.
This is an open street development in the heart of the town which features more than 50 shops and kiosks that has turned Newbury into one of the best places to shop in central southern England. Throughout the area, the towns and villages offer a wide variety of shopping opportunities including antiques, boutiques, village stores and some great farm shops.
Newbury is famous for its racecourse , and as the headquarters of Vodafone UK and software company Micro Focus International.
Located on the main crossroads between London, the West Country, the south coast and the Midlands, it’s possible to reach London, Bristol and Bournemouth in an hour’s drive. The M4 motorway crosses West Berkshire with Junction 12 (Theale), Junction 13 (Newbury) and Junction 14 (Hungerford) giving convenient access across the whole district. The Newbury by-pass links the A34, which runs through West Berkshire, with the main passageway from the south to the Midlands and beyond.
Most of the major airports in southern England are within easy reach, including Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton, Stansted, Southampton and Bournemouth.