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The Berkshire county town of Reading is situated at the confluence of the River Kennet and the River Thames. Reading, a burgeoning economic centre, houses two universities, myriad establishments offering fine dining, and also retail outlets. Reading is adjacent to the M4 motorway, 40 miles west of London. An ideal method of exploring the area is with cheap car hire in Reading.

Reading is the home of the annual Reading Festival musical extravaganza. Reading is a sprawling town with many architecturally imposing buildings in its centre. These include the remains of the 12th century Reading Abbey and the red-brick Gothic Town Hall and clock tower.

Budget car rental in Reading is supplied by both local and national car rental companies. Cheap car hire in Reading can be found by browsing Internet car rental comparison sites. Reading contains several museums. These are the Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology, which features exhibitions of Greek and Egyptian artifacts; the Reading Museum and the Museum of English Rural Life.

The main shopping locations in Reading are the Broad Street area and the Oracle Complex, a large modern shopping centre. Household names such as Debenhams have premises in the town. There is a wide choice of restaurants and cafés in Reading, mostly at the Oracle Complex, in Broad Street and also at St Mary's Butts. Friar Street contains many of Reading’s most popular drinking establishments.

Reading is the ideal location for making day trips to Dinston Pastures Country Park, Berkshire’s picturesque countryside and Oxford. Reading’s railway station has direct links to London, the West Country and other towns and cities in the locality. River Thames cruise boats offer a means of seeing the river and Reading from a different perspective.