Guide to Woodley
Woodley is a town and civil parish in Berkshire. Its name comes from the Old English meaning “a clearing in the wood”. The town is the largest suburb of Reading and is situated five miles away from the historic market town of Wokingham.
Woodley features a wide range of semi-detached homes, as well as many purpose-built and converted flats to rent or buy.
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Places of interest in Woodley include the Museum of Berkshire Aviation, Cole Museum of Zoology and Dinton Pastures Country Park – the latter being popular for many sports including sailing, angling, kayaking and canoeing.
Restaurants in Woodley include Cozze, a friendly Italian specialising in pasta, pizza and a cosy ambiance, and Bosco Lounge, a quirky, dog-friendly cafe bar.
Highly rated schools in the area include Woodley Primary School and Nursery, Greave Primary School and Woodley School & College.
Those who work in London can enjoy an easy commute to the capital thanks to the direct train service, which takes just 47 minutes to get from Woodley to London Paddington.
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