Nuneaton ( nə-NEE-tən) is a large market town in the Borough of Nuneaton and Bedworth in northern Warwickshire, England. The population in 2019 was estimated at 90,429, making it the largest town in Warwickshire.
The author George Eliot was born on a farm on the Arbury Estate just outside Nuneaton in 1819 and lived in the town for much of her early life. Her novel Scenes of Clerical Life (1858) depicts Nuneaton. There is a hospital named after her, The George Eliot Hospital. There is also a statue of George Eliot in the town centre.