The Madejski Stadium is a football stadium in Reading, Berkshire, England, and the home of Reading Football Club and the rugby union club London Irish as tenants. It also provides the finish for the Reading Half Marathon. The stadium is named after Reading's chairman Sir John Madejski. It is an all-seater stadium bowl stadium with a capacity of 24,161 and is located close to the M4 motorway. It is built on the site of a former household waste dump and is surrounded by methane vents. The West Stand contains the Millennium Madejski Hotel.
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“In their eyes I have seen
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race round the track of the stadium pupil.”
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