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Earley, Wokingham

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Earley, Wokingham

Earley is a town and civil parish in the English county of Berkshire. The Office for National Statistics places Earley within the Reading/Wokingham Urban Area; for the purposes of local government it falls within the Borough of Wokingham, outside the area of Reading Borough Council. The name is sometimes spelt Erleigh or Erlegh.
Post townREADING
Administrative CountyWokingham
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU7571
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code0118
Population32,036 (2001)

Other names by which Earley, Wokingham has been known in the past

Earleigh ~ Earleigh Earley ~ Early ~ Er ~ Herlei

Earley, Wokingham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Earley, township and vil. with ry. sta., Sonning par., Berks, 2½ miles SE. of Reading, 2252 ac. (42 water), pop. 4463; P.O., T.O.; contains Earley Park.

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