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List of A roads in zone 3 in Great Britain starting west of the A3 and south of the A4 (roads beginning with 3).
A.F.C. Newbury were a football club based in Newbury, Berkshire, in England.
The A339 is a A road in England.
The A34 is a major road in England.
The A4 is a major road in England from Central London to Avonmouth via Heathrow Airport, Reading, Bath and Bristol.
The following is a list of abbots of Abingdon.
Aerial refueling, also referred to as air refueling, in-flight refueling (IFR), air-to-air refueling (AAR), and tanking, is the process of transferring aviation fuel from one military aircraft (the tanker) to another (the receiver) during flight.
An almshouse (also known as a poorhouse) is charitable housing provided to people in a particular community.
An ambulance station is a structure or other area set aside for storage of ambulance vehicles, medical equipment, personal protective equipment, and other medical supplies.
Andover is a town in the English county of Hampshire.
An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is an area of countryside in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which has been designated for conservation due to its significant landscape value.
An art centre or arts center is distinct from an art gallery or art museum.
The Arts Council of Great Britain was a non-departmental public body dedicated to the promotion of the fine arts in Great Britain.
B roads are numbered routes in Great Britain of lesser importance than A roads.
Bagnols-sur-Cèze is a commune in the Gard department in the Occitanie région in southern France.
Basingstoke is the largest town in the modern county of Hampshire (Southampton and Portsmouth being cities.) It is situated in south central England, and lies across a valley at the source of the River Loddon.
Bath is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Somerset, England, known for its Roman-built baths.
Bayer AG is a German multinational, pharmaceutical and life sciences company.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC Radio Berkshire is the BBC Local Radio service for the English county of Berkshire, North Hampshire, and South Oxfordshire.
Beacon Hill is near the village of Burghclere and Watership Down, in north Hampshire.
Berkshire (abbreviated Berks, in the 17th century sometimes spelled Barkeshire as it is pronounced) is a county in south east England, west of London and is one of the home counties.
The Berkshire Downs are a range of chalk downland hills in southern England, part of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
A bomber is a combat aircraft designed to attack ground and naval targets by dropping air-to-ground weaponry (such as bombs), firing torpedoes and bullets or deploying air-launched cruise missiles.
Bracknell is a town and civil parish in Berkshire, England, the westernmost area within the Greater London Urban Area and the administrative centre of the Borough of Bracknell Forest.
Braunfels is a town in the Lahn-Dill-Kreis in Hesse, Germany.
Bristol is a city and county in South West England with a population of 456,000.
Bruno Brookes (born Trevor Neil Brookes in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire 24 April 1959) is an English radio presenter who became prominent on British radio in the 1980s.
Bucklebury Farm Park is an animal park located in Bucklebury in Berkshire, England.
A buffer zone is generally a zonal area that lies between two or more other areas (often, but not necessarily, countries), but depending on the type of buffer zone, the reason for it may be to segregate regions or to conjoin them.
Cheam School is a mixed preparatory school located in Headley, in the civil parish of Ashford Hill with Headley in the English county of Hampshire.
Chieveley is a village and large civil parish centred north of Newbury in Berkshire, close to the M4 motorway and A34 road.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
A parish church in the Church of England is the church which acts as the religious centre for the people within the smallest and most basic Church of England administrative region, the parish – since the 19th century called the ecclesiastical parish (outside meetings of the church) to avoid confusion with the civil parish which many towns and villages have.
In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.
The Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).
Collet Barker (31 December 1784 – 30 April 1831) was a British military officer and explorer.
Combe Gibbet is a gibbet at the top of Gallows Down, near the village and just within the civil parish of Combe in Berkshire (formerly Hampshire).
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
The Corn Exchange is a 400-seat arts centre in Newbury, Berkshire, UK.
A county is a geographical region of a country used for administrative or other purposes,Chambers Dictionary, L. Brookes (ed.), 2005, Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh in certain modern nations.
A cruise missile is a guided missile used against terrestrial targets that remains in the atmosphere and flies the major portion of its flight path at approximately constant speed.
The Didcot, Newbury and Southampton Railway (DN&SR) was a cross-country railway running north–south between Didcot, Newbury and Winchester.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
Donnington Castle is a ruined medieval castle, situated in the small village of Donnington, just north of the town of Newbury in the English county of Berkshire.
Donnington Grove is a Strawberry Hill Gothic mansion, now a hotel and country club, and associated Golf Course at Donnington in the civil parish of Shaw-cum-Donnington, near Newbury, in the English county of Berkshire.
Donnington is a village in the civil parish of Shaw-cum-Donnington just north of the town of Newbury in Berkshire, England.
Downe House School is a selective independent girls' day and boarding school in Cold Ash, a village near Newbury, Berkshire, for girls aged 11–18.
A downland is an area of open chalk hills.
Downton Abbey is a historical period drama television series set in England in the early 20th century, created by Julian Fellowes and co-produced by Carnival Films and Masterpiece.
A dual carriageway (British English) or divided highway (American English) is a class of highway with carriageways for traffic travelling in opposite directions separated by a central reservation.
Earl Marshal (alternatively Marschal, Marischal or Marshall) is a hereditary royal officeholder and chivalric title under the sovereign of the United Kingdom used in England (then, following the Act of Union 1800, in the United Kingdom).
Early Modern English Bible translations are those translations of the Bible which were made between about 1500 and 1800, the period of Early Modern English.
Edward Charles "Ted" Titchmarsh (June 1, 1899 – January 18, 1963) was a leading English mathematician.
Eeklo is a Belgian municipality in the Flemish province of East Flanders.
Emma Catherine Crosby (born 5 June 1977) is a British television newsreader and journalist.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") over, principally, the manner of England's governance.
English Gothic is an architectural style originating in France, before then flourishing in England from about 1180 until about 1520.
The English landscape garden, also called English landscape park or simply the English garden (Jardin à l'anglaise, Giardino all'inglese, Englischer Landschaftsgarten, Jardim inglês, Jardín inglés), is a style of "landscape" garden which emerged in England in the early 18th century, and spread across Europe, replacing the more formal, symmetrical jardin à la française of the 17th century as the principal gardening style of Europe.
The European Parliament (EP) is the directly elected parliamentary institution of the European Union (EU).
Feltre (Fèltre) is a town and comune of the province of Belluno in Veneto, northern Italy.
A fire station (also called a fire house, fire hall, or firemen's hall) is a structure or other area for storing firefighting apparatus such as fire engines and related vehicles, personal protective equipment, fire hoses and other specialized equipment.
The First Battle of Newbury was a battle of the First English Civil War that was fought on 20 September 1643 between a Royalist army, under the personal command of King Charles, and a Parliamentarian force led by the Earl of Essex.
Francis Baily (28 April 177430 August 1844) was an English astronomer.
Sir Francis Owen Garbett Williams (born 16 April 1942) is a British businessman and former driver and mechanic.
George Bubb Dangerfield (28 October 1904 in Newbury, Berkshire – 27 December 1986 in Santa Barbara, California) was an English-American journalist, historian, and the literary editor of Vanity Fair from 1933 to 1935.
Gerald Raphael Finzi (14 July 1901 – 27 September 1956) was a British composer.
The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the south-west and west of England, the Midlands, and most of Wales.
Green Park is a business park near junction 11 of the M4 motorway on the outskirts of the English town of Reading.
Greenham is a village and civil parish in Berkshire, England.
Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp was a peace camp established to protest nuclear weapons being placed at RAF Greenham Common in Berkshire, England.
Hampshire (abbreviated Hants) is a county on the southern coast of England in the United Kingdom.
Hannah Snell (23 April 1723–8 February 1792) was a British woman who disguised herself as a man and became a soldier.
Henry Thomas W. "Harry" Bowl (14 April 1914 – unknown) was an English professional footballer.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is a 2007 fantasy film directed by David Yates and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Heart Berkshire (formerly 2-Ten FM) was an Independent Local Radio station, serving Berkshire and North Hampshire from studios in Reading.
A heath is a shrubland habitat found mainly on free-draining infertile, acidic soils and is characterised by open, low-growing woody vegetation.
Henry III (1 October 1207 – 16 November 1272), also known as Henry of Winchester, was King of England, Lord of Ireland, and Duke of Aquitaine from 1216 until his death.
Henry Spencer, 1st Earl of Sunderland, 3rd Baron Spencer of Wormleighton (c. 23 November 1620 – 20 September 1643), known as The Lord Spencer between 1636 and June 1643, was an English peer, nobleman, and politician from the Spencer family who fought and died in the English civil war on the side of the Cavaliers.
Highclere Castle is a country house in the Jacobethan style by the architect Charles Barry, with a park designed by Capability Brown.
Highways England (formerly the Highways Agency) is the government-owned company charged with operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways and major A roads.
Horris Hill, is a independent day and boarding preparatory school for boys aged 7 - 13.
A horse trainer is a person who tends to horses and teaches them different disciplines.
Independent Local Radio is the collective name given to commercial radio stations in the United Kingdom.
"Jack of Newbury" or John Winchcombe (c.1489 −1557) was a leading English clothier from Newbury in Berkshire.
James Edward, Baron Hanson (20 January 1922 – 1 November 2004) was an English Conservative industrialist who built his businesses through the process of leveraged buyouts through Hanson plc.
Jill Fraser, MBE (15 April 1946 – 10 February 2006) was a British theatre owner and director.
John Kendrick (1573 – 30 December 1624) was a prosperous English cloth merchant and patron of the towns of Reading and Newbury in Berkshire.
John Septimus Roe (8 May 1797 – 28 May 1878) was the first Surveyor-General of Western Australia.
John (24 December 1166 – 19 October 1216), also known as John Lackland (Norman French: Johan sanz Terre), was King of England from 1199 until his death in 1216.
Keith Chegwin (17 January 1957 – 11 December 2017) was an English television presenter and actor, appearing in several children's entertainment shows in the 1970s and 1980s, including Multi-Coloured Swap Shop and Cheggers Plays Pop.
The Kennet and Avon Canal is a waterway in southern England with an overall length of, made up of two lengths of navigable river linked by a canal.
| The Ladbrokes Trophy is a Grade 3 National Hunt chase in Great Britain which is open to horses aged four years or older.
Lambourn is a large village and civil parish in West Berkshire.
The Liberal Democrats (often referred to as Lib Dems) are a liberal British political party, formed in 1988 as a merger of the Liberal Party and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a splinter group from the Labour Party, which had formed the SDP–Liberal Alliance from 1981.
A lido is a public outdoor swimming pool and surrounding facilities, or part of a beach where people can swim, lie in the sun, or participate in water sports.
Several actors of the United Kingdom and Ireland have voiced or portrayed characters appearing in the ''Harry Potter'' film series based on the book series by J. K. Rowling.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
'Lord' George Sanger (23 December 1825 – 28 November 1911) was an English showman and circus proprietor.
Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland (c. 1610 – 20 September 1643) was an English author and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1640 to 1642.
The M3 is a motorway that runs from Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, to Southampton, Hampshire, a distance of approximately.
The M4 corridor is an area in the United Kingdom adjacent to the M4 motorway, which runs from London to South Wales.
The M4 is a motorway which runs between London and South Wales in the United Kingdom.
Maidenhead is a large town in Berkshire, England, on the south-western bank of the River Thames.
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.
Mary Hare School is a residential co-educational Non-Maintained special school for deaf pupils in Newbury, Berkshire, England.
In Old World archaeology, Mesolithic (Greek: μέσος, mesos "middle"; λίθος, lithos "stone") is the period between the Upper Paleolithic and the Neolithic.
Thomas Michael Bond (13 January 1926 – 27 June 2017), who wrote under the pen name Michael Bond, was a British author.
Sir Michael Murray Hordern, CBE (3 October 19112 May 1995)Morley, Sheridan.
Micro Focus International plc is a multinational software and information technology business based in Newbury, Berkshire, England.
A mobile network operator or MNO, also known as a wireless service provider, wireless carrier, cellular company, or mobile network carrier, is a provider of wireless communications services that owns or controls all the elements necessary to sell and deliver services to an end user including radio spectrum allocation, wireless network infrastructure, back haul infrastructure, billing, customer care, provisioning computer systems and marketing and repair organizations.
Myles Coverdale, first name also spelt Miles (1488 – 20 January 1569), was an English ecclesiastical reformer chiefly known as a Bible translator, preacher and, briefly, Bishop of Exeter (1551-1553).
National Instruments Corporation, or NI, is an American multinational company with international operation.
Newbury is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2005 by Richard Benyon, a Conservative.
Newbury Building Society is a building society based in Newbury, Berkshire in the south of England.
The Newbury bypass, officially known as The Winchester-Preston Trunk Road (A34) (Newbury Bypass), is a stretch of dual carriageway road which bypasses the town of Newbury in Berkshire, England.
Newbury Castle is the name of an English adulterine castle built by John Marshal during The Anarchy.
Newbury College is a college of further education in Newbury, Berkshire for anyone aged 14 or over.
The Newbury Comedy Festival was a festival of comedy which took place every July in the West Berkshire town of Newbury, in England.
Newbury Football Club are a football club based in Newbury, Berkshire, England.
Newbury Rugby Football Club is a rugby union club representing Newbury.
Newbury Racecourse is a racecourse and events venue in the civil parish of Greenham, adjoining the town of Newbury in Berkshire, England.
Newbury Racecourse railway station is a railway station serving the East Fields area of the town of Newbury, Berkshire, England.
Newbury railway station is a railway station in the centre of Newbury, Berkshire, England.
The Newbury Weekly News is an award-winning English local weekly newspaper, covering Newbury and West Berkshire.
The Norman conquest of England (in Britain, often called the Norman Conquest or the Conquest) was the 11th-century invasion and occupation of England by an army of Norman, Breton, Flemish and French soldiers led by Duke William II of Normandy, later styled William the Conqueror.
The North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) (also known as the Chalkenwolds) is located in the English counties of West Berkshire, Hampshire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire.
A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission (fission bomb) or from a combination of fission and fusion reactions (thermonuclear bomb).
In the British Isles, an ordnance datum or OD is a vertical datum used by an ordnance survey as the basis for deriving altitudes on maps.
Oxford is a city in the South East region of England and the county town of Oxfordshire.
Paddington Bear is a fictional character in children's literature.
Park House School is a secondary school in Newbury, Berkshire in the United Kingdom.
The Parliament of the United Kingdom, commonly known as the UK Parliament or British Parliament, is the supreme legislative body of the United Kingdom, the Crown dependencies and overseas territories.
Periodical literature (also called a periodical publication or simply a periodical) is a published work that appears in a new edition on a regular schedule.
Peter Garth Palumbo, Baron Palumbo (born 20 July 1935) is a property developer, art collector, former chairman of the Arts Council of Great Britain, architecture connoisseur and Conservative life peer.
The pharmaceutical industry (or medicine industry) is the commercial industry that discovers, develops, produces, and markets drugs or pharmaceutical drugs for use as different types of medicine and medications.
The private finance initiative (PFI) is a way of creating "public–private partnerships" (PPPs) where private firms are contracted to complete and manage public projects.
Proportional representation (PR) characterizes electoral systems by which divisions into an electorate are reflected proportionately into the elected body.
Racal Electronics plc was once the third largest British electronics firm.
Royal Air Force Greenham Common or RAF Greenham Common is a former Royal Air Force station in Berkshire, England.
Reading Buses is a bus operator serving the towns of Reading, Bracknell, Newbury, Slough, Windsor, Wokingham and the surrounding area in the county of Berkshire, England, as well as parts of Greater London.
Reading is a large, historically important minster town in Berkshire, England, of which it is the county town.
The Reading–Taunton line is a major branch of the Great Western Main Line from which it diverges at Reading railway station.
Richard George Adams (9 May 1920 – 24 December 2016) was an English novelist and writer of the books Watership Down, Shardik and The Plague Dogs.
Richard Henry Ronald Benyon (born 21 October 1960) is a British Conservative Party politician.
The River Enborne is a river that rises near the villages of Inkpen and West Woodhay, to the West of Newbury, Berkshire and flows into the River Kennet.
The Kennet is a river in the south of England, and a tributary of the River Thames.
The River Lambourn is a chalk stream in the English county of Berkshire.
The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London.
Road surface marking is any kind of device or material that is used on a road surface in order to convey official information; they are commonly placed with road marking machines (or road marking equipment, pavement marking equipment).
Robert Dormer, 1st Earl of Carnarvon (1610 – 20 September 1643) was an English peer.
Roger L. Attfield (born November 28, 1939 in Newbury, Berkshire, England) is a Canadian thoroughbred horse trainer and owner and an inductee of both the Canadian and United States horseracing Halls of Fame. In his native England, Attfield had become an accomplished international-level equestrian competitor when he emigrated to Canada in 1970. Five years later he returned to the sport he loved and began working as a trainer of show jumping horses and eventually was offered the chance to train thoroughbred race horses. Instant success led to training opportunities for other owners including for Frank Stronach and Kinghaven Farms where he met with his greatest success. A resident of Nobleton, Ontario, Roger Attfield won the Sovereign Award for Outstanding Trainer a record six times. Of the seven horses who have won the Canadian Triple Crown, three were trained by Attfield. A winner of twenty Canadian Triple Crown races, he holds or equals the record for most wins in each of the three races. In 2001, he set a record for most wins by a trainer in the Breeders' Stakes and in 2005 set the record for trainers by winning his fifth Prince of Wales Stakes. At the 2008 Queen's Plate, Attfield tied the record with Harry Giddings, Jr. as a trainer with eight wins. This was his first win as an owner. Overall he has trained nearly forty Champions, six of which were voted Canadian Horse of the Year. As the trainer for Kinghaven Farms, in 1990 his stable was the leading money winner in North America. In the United States, his horses race at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida, the Fair Grounds Race Course, in New Orleans, Louisiana and at the Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky. Attfield trained horse has won a number of important U.S. Stakes races including the 1995 Wood Memorial and Gotham Stakes. In 1999, Roger Attfield was inducted into the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame and in 2006, he was nominated for induction into the U.S. National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. In 2012, Roger Attfield was inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame In 2012, Roger Attfield was inducted into the Ontario Sports Hall of Fame.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
According to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a runway is a "defined rectangular area on a land aerodrome prepared for the landing and takeoff of aircraft".
Sandham Memorial Chapel is in the village of Burghclere, Hampshire, England.
Sebastian Charles Faulks CBE (born 20 April 1953) is a British novelist, journalist and broadcaster.
The Second Battle of Newbury was a battle of the English Civil War fought on 27 October 1644, in Speen, adjoining Newbury in Berkshire.
Severus Snape is a fictional character in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series.
Shaw House is an important example of an early symmetrical H-plan Elizabethan mansion, located at Shaw, on the north-eastern outskirts of Newbury in Berkshire.
Shaw is a village in Berkshire, England.
Shaw-cum-Donnington is a civil parish in West Berkshire, Berkshire, England with all of its urban or suburban area immediately north of (contiguous with) the largest town in the district, Newbury.
Simon Channing Williams (10 June 1945 – 11 April 2009) was a British film producer.
Slough is a large town in Berkshire, England, on the western fringes of the Greater London Urban Area, west of central London, north of Windsor, east of Maidenhead, south-east of High Wycombe and north-east of the county town of Reading.
Snell Limited, branded as Snell Advanced Media or SAM, is a company that designs and develops solutions for the media production market including applications for central operations, live production, post production, playout and media management.
South East England is a constituency of the European Parliament.
Southampton is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, England.
Speen is a village and civil parish in West Berkshire, England.
The Speenhamland system, also known as the Berkshire Bread Act was a form of outdoor relief intended to mitigate rural poverty in England and Wales at the end of the 18th century and during the early 19th century.
Speenhamland is a area within modern Newbury, Berkshire, which gave rise to the Speenhamland system of poor relief in the early 19th century.
St Gabriel's School is an independent day school located in Sandleford Priory at Sandleford, two miles (3 km) south of Newbury, in the English county of Berkshire.
St Nicolas Church is the parish church of Newbury, Berkshire, and is situated just south of the main bridge over the River Kennet, in the centre of the town.
Streatley is a village and civil parish on the River Thames in Berkshire, England.
Stryker Corporation is a Fortune 500 medical technologies firm based in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
The Surveyor General of Western Australia is the person nominally responsible for government surveying in Western Australia.
Swindon is a large town in Wiltshire, South West England, between Bristol, to the west, and Reading, the same distance east.
Thatcham is a market town in the historic county of Berkshire, England, centred 3 miles (5 km) east of Newbury, 14 miles (24 km) west of Reading and 54 miles (87 km) west of London.
The Breeze (formerly Kick FM and Newbury Sound) is an Independent Local Radio station serving Newbury and West Berkshire.
The Midlands is a cultural and geographic area roughly spanning central England that broadly corresponds to the early medieval Kingdom of Mercia.
The Nature Discovery Centre is a nature centre in the town of Thatcham in the county of Berkshire in England.
Theale is a large village in West Berkshire, England which forms a civil parish.
Theo James Walcott (born 16 March 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Everton and the English national team.
Thomas Deloney (c. 1543April 1600) was an English novelist and balladist.
Traffic lights, also known as traffic signals, traffic lamps, traffic semaphore, signal lights, stop lights, robots (in South Africa and most of Africa), and traffic control signals (in technical parlance), are signalling devices positioned at road intersections, pedestrian crossings, and other locations to control flows of traffic.
Trinity School is a co-educational secondary school with academy status in Newbury, Berkshire, England.
A unitary authority is a type of local authority that has a single tier and is responsible for all local government functions within its area or performs additional functions which elsewhere in the relevant country are usually performed by national government or a higher level of sub-national government.
The 2005 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday, 5 May 2005 to elect 646 members to the House of Commons.
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
Victoria Park is a small public park near to the centre of Newbury, Berkshire, England.
A villein, otherwise known as cottar, torpare, crofter, is a serf tied to the land in the feudal system.
Vodafone Group plc is a British multinational telecommunications conglomerate, with headquarters in London.
Vodafone UK is a provider of telecommunications services in the United Kingdom, and a part of the Vodafone Group, the world's second-largest mobile phone company.
Walbury Hill is a hill in Berkshire, England.
Wantage is a historic market town and civil parish in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, England.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes.
Wash Common is a small suburb to the south of Newbury, Berkshire.
The Watermill Theatre is a professional repertory theatre with charitable status.
Watership Down is a hill, or down, at Ecchinswell in the civil parish of Ecchinswell, Sydmonton and Bishops Green in the English county of Hampshire.
West Berkshire is a local government district in the ceremonial county of Royal Berkshire, England, with its westernmost point located almost equidistantly between Bristol and London.
Berkshire Museum is located in Newbury, Berkshire.
The West Country is a loosely defined area of south western England.
William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke (1146 or 1147 – 14 May 1219), also called William the Marshal (Norman French: Williame li Mareschal), was an Anglo-Norman soldier and statesman.
William of Newburgh or Newbury (Guilelmus Neubrigensis, Wilhelmus Neubrigensis, or Willelmus de Novoburgo. 1136?–1198?), also known as William Parvus, was a 12th-century English historian and Augustinian canon of Anglo-Saxon descent from Bridlington, Yorkshire.
Williams Grand Prix Engineering Limited, currently racing in Formula One as Williams Martini Racing, is a British Formula One motor racing team and constructor.
Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.