Entries by Vickie Hesketh

We asked and you switched off!

As Easter approaches we are asking staff to switch off and save energy. When we do switch off the impact is significant, on Christmas Day 2018 we saved an additional 8.1% electricity than we did on Christmas Day the previous year. That’s an additional 11,582 kWh savings! That’s the same amount of energy it would […]

Priestley External Staircase: 15 – 26 April 2019

Date of disruption: from Monday 15 April to Friday 26 April 2019  We are notifying you of work to the Priestley staircase. Effects of these works: There will be no access onto the external staircase near the Priestley Building. For staff and students this will mean:  No pedestrian access from Chancellors Court up to Level 10 […]

Vernon Road closure: 13 – 14 April 2019

Date of disruption: from Saturday 13 April to Sunday 14 April 2019  We are notifying you of work due to commence on Vernon Road, near Nexus and the Multi-storey Car Park. Effects of these works: There will be no access to The Edge and Multi-storey Car Park via Vernon Road. For staff and students this […]

Willow Terrace Road Bridge: 8 – 15 April 2019

Date of disruption: from Monday 8 April to Monday 15 April 2019  We are notifying you of work due to commence on the Willow Terrace Road Bridge by Leeds City Council Effects of these works: Traffic entering and leaving the University campus, from Willow Terrace, near The Edge,  will be restricted to a single lane. There […]

Nexus is open for business

In August 2016, work began on the Nexus project. A £38M pound investment to connect business to the expertise and talent at the University of Leeds. Since then you may have watched our live feed of the Nexus building site, or seen one of our updates or more recently walked past it along Discovery Way. […]

Our campus and buildings are managed by Customer focused teams!

We are delighted to announce that not only are our buildings award winning but so are the teams who work to maintain them as excellent facilities.  University Commercial and Campus Support Services (CCSS) have achieved Customer Service Excellence ®, a government standard that recognises an organisation’s commitment to putting customers first. CCSS, which comprises of […]

Wolfson Centre for Applied Health Research – project update

The Wolfson Centre for Applied Health Research project is due to be completed in Summer 2019. This is a collaborative partnership between the University of Leeds, University of Bradford and Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The first floor plastering, mist coating, raised access flooring, radiators, and floor boxes have already been completed. In March […]