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Capacity Increase?

Is it just me that remembers that in October last year the club announced that the home of football was to be biggerized and betterized?

The official announcement was that at the end of the current season existing executive boxes will be removed from the Riverside Stand so more seats can be fitted and the corporate facilities would get a make over and the river facing side of the stadium would get a face lift so that you can walk all the way from Putney to Hammersmith.

Oh and Planning permission for a restaurant in the Hammersmith End of the ground with panoramic views of the river has already been granted, and it is the intention to complete both projects concurrently. So is it just me that thinks said improvements will be 'delayed' untill Al Fayed gets some more money in his bags?

Writer:backslash
Date:Thursday May 22 2008
Time: 5:47PM

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I hope not, if we increase capacity and improve facilities with that restaurant it's only going to increase his profits in the long run so hopefully he'll see sense. the stadium could use a bit of a revamp and since Roy came we've been selling out so get some more seats in there too.
howrad
22/05/2008 18:41:00
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so you're gonna squeeze 26,000 in now are you :-)
merlin
22/05/2008 18:59:00
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come on! 26,500! get it right CL loser!
Fulham Badger
22/05/2008 19:00:00
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stick terraces behind the goals - that'd increase capacity!
Al Billy
22/05/2008 19:06:00
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not sure the local authorities would approve though!
Putney
22/05/2008 19:08:00
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Shame the extra seats will be in the riverside stand though! won't be adding to the atmosphere much! So no home friendlies yet again?!?!?
oranje_emu
22/05/2008 20:31:00
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All you have to do is sell the extra seats for all games. Good luck next season.
eastneydave
23/05/2008 15:33:00
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we'll sell them no problem, we filled our ground loads of times last season!
Fulham Badger
24/05/2008 21:49:00
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we need a ground with a 35,000 capacity!
Al Billy
24/05/2008 21:50:00
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