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Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Mon 5 May 2014
Posted in First Team


Bennett Road
Telephone number: 01189681100
Official website:
Nickname: The Royals
Directions: Get on M62 from A58. Head north on Park Rd towards Hopwood Ln. Turn right onto Hopwood Ln. Turn left onto Bull Green. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Cow Green/A629. Turn left onto Orange St/A629. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Burdock Way/A58. Continue straight onto New Bank/A58. Slight right onto Leeds Rd/A58. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the M62 slip road to Hull/Leeds/M1. Take M1 to A42 in Leicestershire. Take exit 23from M1. Merge onto M62. Keep right at the fork to stay on M62. Take the M1 exit towards London/Wakefield. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto theM1 slip road to London/Wakefield. Merge onto M1. At junction 23A, take the A42/A 42 (M 42)/The S W/Tamworth/Birmingham exit to M42. Continue onto A42. Follow M42 and M40 to A34 in Oxfordshire. Take exit 9 from M40. Keep right to continue on M42, follow signs for Tamworth/Birmingham. At junction 3A, Use the left 2 lanes to merge onto M40 towards London/Warwick/Stratford. At junction 9, Use the left 2 lanes to take theA41/A34 exit toBicester/Aylesbury/Oxford/Newbury. Get on M4 in West Berkshire. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto A34. Take the exit towards Chieveley/M4. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the M4 slip road to London/Reading. Follow M4 to Reading. Take exit 11 from M4. Merge onto M4. At junction 11, Use the left 2 lanes to take theA33 exit to Reading (Cen&S)/Basingstoke. Take A33 and Hurst Way to Biscuit Way. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit. Continue onto Basingstoke Rd/A33. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on A33. Slight left towards S Oak Way. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit ontoHurst Way. Continue on to biscuit way and your destination will be on the right. 
Distance from The Shay: 229 miles (3 hours & 54 mins)
Admission prices: Prices vary from game to game and can be found on
Nearest Wetherspoons: 163 Friar St, Reading RG1 1HE

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