A leafy village with excellent facilities; public houses, reputable schools, doctor’s surgery, village church and a cricket club. There are a number of nature reserves, some noted of Special Scientific Interest, along with local shops and a village hall for community events.

Comprehensive facilities are provided by Wokingham, Reading and Camberley nearby. There is a regular bus service and excellent road links to the M3 and M4. Fleet and Wokingham stations offer rail links to London Waterloo, while Crowthorne services Reading.