Closure of Vernon Road

There will be disruption to Vernon Road during 1 August – 26 August 2022 while necessary repair works take place.

Effects of disruption

  • Vehicles will not be able to access Vernon Road.
  • There will be a diversion in place through Physics Deck to access the Multi-Storey Car Park.
  • Vehicles will also be able to access the Multi-Storey car park via Willow Terrace.

Services to interrupted


Effects of this interruption upon building occupants



Alternative access routes are highlighted on the map below.

Markings of road closure

For enquiries please contact: Brian Ford


If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 3435555 or e-mail:

Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Roads and Pavements Closed for Road Resurfacing Work

There will be disruption to road and pavement access during road resurfacing work on these dates;

Please read dates in conjunction with the annotated google maps image below;

  • 20-21 August (weekend) – Cromer Terrace will be partially closed so manholes can be raised to suit new road surface levels (raised ironworks).
  • 22-26 August – Lyddon Terrace, Lifton Place, Cromer Terrace will be closed for plaining and road resurfacing.
  • 26 AugustThe Refectory side entrance will be closed for resurfacing. During this time, Refectory deliveries must use the rear deliveries entrance via. Cromer Road.
  • 27 August – The Refectory rear entrance and Cromer Road will be closed for road resurfacing. During this time, Refectory deliveries must use the side deliveries entrance on Cromer Terrace. There will be no access to residential properties via. Cromer Road.

General information (all dates)

  • Access on these dates will be stopped without exception,
  • Pedestrian barriers will be placed at the top of each road to prevent access,
  • All areas will be manned to prevent pedestrians from entering the working area,
  • Please close the windows to your buildings during plaining. The road surface *planing machine (this machine scrapes off old road surfacing) is noisy and kicks up some dust (the majority of dust is supressed by the machine).

Effects of this interruption

No access to roads and pavements in the vicinity. Diversion signage and barriers will be installed to prevent vehicle and pedestrian access.