Vernon Road: 22 – 27 May 2019

Date of disruption: from Wednesday 22 May to Monday 27 May 2019 

We are notifying you of the closure of Vernon Road.

Reason for these works: Essential work to upgrade the temporary ramp over service pipes located across the road between Nexus and E C Stoner Building.

Effects of these works: There will be no through access using Vernon Road. A diversion will be available through Physics Deck.

For enquiries please contact: Paul Crouch, 0113 343 5943

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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 Red Route

For enquiries please contact: Ed Batty e.s.batty@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused during the construction of this new building.

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 will mean: 

  • Access to The Edge and Multi-Storey Car Park will be via Willow Terrace.

Reseasons for works /service interruption: To complete repair works to the pedestrian crossing point by Nexus and the Multi-storey Car Park.

For enquiries please contact: Paul Cook P.S.Cook@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

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 will be a two-way traffic management system in place. As a result, drivers may experience some delays. Pedestrian walk ways may also be reduced.

For staff and students this will mean: 

  • Drivers may experience some delays
  • Pedestrians may have reduced walk ways

Reseasons for works /service interruption: WSP, working on behalf of Leeds City Council are undertaking some investigations on the Willow Terrace Road Bridge.  It is hoped the work will be completed before Easter.

For enquiries please contact: James Wright j.r.wright@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused during the construction of this new building.

Closure of Cromer Terrace and Cloberry Street: 8 April – 15 July 2019

Date of disruption: from Monday 8 April to Monday 15 July 2019 

The closures are necessary while we install new ducts and mains along these roads.

Effects of these works: Phased road closure of Cromer Terrace and Cloberry Street.

For staff and students this will mean: 

  • Minor noise disruption.
  • Car parking spaces in the lower section of the Purple Zone car park on Cloberry Street will not be available from Monday 25 March to mid-July.
  • Diversion signage will direct traffic and pedestrians along alternative routes.
  • There will be access as normal to Bright Beginnings Nursery and Cromer Road.

Further information: This disruption is part of the LUBS Expansion (phase 3) – Cloberry Street site project.

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For enquiries please contact: Adrian Smith a.simth1@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused during the construction of this new building.

Generating Station Complex (GSC): 18 – 19 April 2019

Date of disruption: from Thursday 18 – Friday 19 April 2019

Engie, the Generating Station Complex (GSC) Refurbishment Contractor, will shut down the steam supply to the Campus.

Effects of these works: From 2pm on Thursday 18 April until 2pm on Friday 19 April there will be no heating or hot water to campus. The Edge and the Light Building will not be affected.

For staff and students this will mean: No heating and hot water will be available or 24 hours except at The Edge and The Light Building.

For enquiries please contact: Simon Gough S.J.Gough@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. 

Temporary Closure of Vernon Road during January and February 2019

Our contractor will be finishing the final landscaping work in the area of Discovery Way and de-mobilising the Nexus construction site in January. This means Vernon Road will be closed to allow for the work and demobilisation to be completed.

The closures will take place on:

Saturday 12 – Sunday 13 Jan, all weekend

Monday 14 – Friday 25 Jan, 7.30pm – 6am daily

Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 Jan, all weekend

The work means there will be no access to the Multi-Storey car park from Woodhouse Lane.

Thank you for your cooperation and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Paul Cook:

p.s.cook@leeds.ac.uk or the Estates Helpdesk on 0113 34 35491.

LUBS Newlyn Building site – Mount Preston Street closure: 4 – 10 December 2018

Date of disruption: from Tuesday 4 – 10 December 2018 

Delivery of Building Modules for the Mount Preston Street site.

Effects of these works: From 4 December a section of Mount Preston Street will be closed between 6:00am – 3.30pm.

For staff and students this will mean: Access to part of Mount Preston Steet will be closed and diversions will be in place to signpost to alternative routes.

Further information: This disruption is part of the LUBS Expansion (phase 2) – Newlyn Building project.

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For enquiries please contact: Adrian Smith a.simth1@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused during the construction of this new building.

Improvement work to Parkinson Building’s Entrance: 15 October 2018 – May 2019

Date of disruption: from Monday 15 October 2018 – May 2019

Work is underway to improve the steps and handrails and install an external lift to the Parkinson Building.

Effects of these works: From 15 October 2018 there will be restricted access via the main entrance until the work is complete and from 15 December, access via the steps to the entrance of the Parkinson Building will be narrowed as additional hoardings are installed.

For staff and students this will mean: The entrance from Woodhouse Lane will be more limited and we advise staff and students to consider entering the Parkinson Building from internal access routes leading from Baines Wing and the School of Chemistry.

Further information: Please bear with us as we deliver this significant work. The improvement works to the steps and handrails is phase 1 and will start from Monday 15 October. Phase 2 will begin as soon as phase 1 is complete and will work on the remaining step area and the construction and installation of an external lift.

Download Disruption Notice (PDF)

For enquiries please contact: Mark Lines M.E.Lines@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your cooperation, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.