Entries by Vickie Hesketh

Modular Building removal | 29 June – 3 July

The Modular Building located in TV Courtyard is due to be removed from Monday 29 June – Friday 3 July. The Modular Building is being removed because it is no longer required by the University. Portakabin will remove foundations and make the surface good. Effects of the disruption Vehicles will not be allowed into TV […]

Virtual Open Day

The University of Leeds will be hosting its first virtual open day over two weeks from 29 June. The open day is a great way for prospective students to get a sense of our beautiful campus and see the fantastic learning and teaching spaces we have. Estates and Facilities have always supported the running of […]

Update on the Esther Simpson Building project

Many of our campus development projects had been placed on hold. However, work continued on the Esther Simpson Building site whilst closely following the Public Health England recommendations. Since most of us have been away from campus the Esther Simpson Building project has been making progress. Below is an update from the contractor BAM about […]

A trial to use nature to reduce flood risk launches at Leeds Brownlee Triathlon Centre

A trial to use nature to reduce flood risk gets on its marks at Leeds Brownlee Triathlon Centre A trial is being launched by the Environment Agency and the University of Leeds at the Brownlee Triathlon Centre to look at how nature can be used to help reduce flood risk. This will be the first […]

Vernon Road closed for 4-5 weeks from the 22 June

Vernon Road will be closed for 4-5 weeks while necessary repair works take place. There will be no through route on Vernon Road from 22 June for approximately 4 to 5 weeks. Effects of the disruption Vehicles will not be able to access Vernon Road. There will be a diversion in place through Physics Deck […]

We’ve extended our portfolio

The University has extended it’s portfolio by acquiring a new city centre conference and meeting venue, Cloth Hall Court. Cloth Hall Court has a very well established reputation as one of the best conference and meeting venues in Leeds. Offering a range of spaces including an impressive reception, multiple seminar rooms and break out areas, […]

Missing campus?

If you’re missing campus as much as we are, check out the galleries below. Thank you to the Director of Estates, Steve Gilley, who has captured these beautiful shots of campus during the University shutdown. The majority of students and staff may not be there but campus is still full of life. Campus wildlife Campus […]