An improved match day experience

A new public square, over 8,000 sq. m, will be available for use for street-food markets, open-air exhibitions or outdoor cinema screenings.

Public Square

An open square will form the heart of the new development.

The square has been carefully designed so it is capable of hosting both major events and match day crowds while also providing a number of ‘human scale’ spaces at its edges – with seating, cafes and restaurants:

At night the surface of the square will be attractively lit with lighting patterns projected onto the surfaceof the square

The new transport interchange and link to Green Park connect Royal Elm Square to the immediatesurroundings and wider Reading

Large trees and a distinctive paving surface will give the square a unique sense of place
Large trees and a distinctive paving surface will give the square a unique sense of place