Books based in this county:
Authors associated with this county
Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.
Richard Adams (Watership Down)
Oscar Wilde (The Ballad of Reading Goal)
Kenneth Grahame (Wind in the Willows)
Michael Bond (Paddington Bear)
David M. Barnett
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Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.
Places to eat and drink
241 High St
Tel: 01344 771700
Whittingtons Tea Barge
Clarence Brasserie & Tea Room
8-9 Church St
Englefield Stores & Tea Room
Teapot Tea Shop
1-2 Clieve Cottages
The Tea Shop By The Canal
The Stone Building
The county of Berkshire lies west of London and it's full title is The Royal County of Berkshire and Windsor Castle, one of the royal homes, is situated within its bounds.
The River Thames runs through the most scenic areas of the country, providing opportunities for both outstanding views and leisurely recreation.
Places to visit
Legoland Windsor, Windsor castle, Windsor Great Park, Beale Park, Ascot Racecourse, Donnington castle, museum of English rural life, Thames path, Ditton Park.
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