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Laying along the banks of the river Kennet and the Avon Canal, Newbury has a updated, rural vibe alongside great shopping facilities and attractions. The retail offer is a good mix of well-known bands and local varieties. There are also cafes and restaurants in the town center to enjoy a quick espresso or bite.
The area surrounding Newbury is a part of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Its Kennet and Avon Canal run through the area from Reading to Hungerford. Newbury is home to a world-class racecourse as well as the country's finest racing stables.