It was founded in Anglo-Saxon times, then called "Sunning." By the 12th Century, it had become a busy little town with eight independent churches.
Today, Sonning-on-Thames, often nicknamed simply Sonning, is known for its lush and pictaresque appearance, tranquility, gardens, riverfront, and fairytale atmosphere.
People Born in Sonning-on-Thames
Sonning-on-Thames in People's Lives
Keira Knightley: I traveled here in 2000 to film scenes of the movie The Hole. We filmed on location at the Reading Blue Coat School and in Holme Park.