Lifton Place disruption

UPDATED ON 28/01/22: ROAD AND FOOTPATH CLOSED TO LIFTON PLACE UNTIL 6 FEBRUARY 2022

Lifton Place is closed to vehicles and pedestrians until 2 February 2022 then one-way only for vehicles until 31 May 2022.

This work is to enable underground drainage work to be carried out within the public highway.

Effects of this disruption

Vehicles using Clarendon Place, Cromer Street and Cromer Terrace will be able to use turning areas.

Vehicles delivering supplies to the Refectory side entrance will need to drive up Cromer Terrace and turn around using the turning head at the top of Cromer Terrace.

All vehicle turning areas are designated for vehicle turning only.

Pedestrians are advised to use the surrounding roads and pavements as an alternative means of access to buildings and services around the work area. The contractor will display diversion signage on site boundary fencing.

Partial road closure & one side of Lifton Place closure: 2 February 2022 – 31 May 2022

Lifton Place will be limited to one-way only vehicle access along Lifton Place in the direction of Cromer Terrace.

Delivery vehicles requiring access to make deliveries to the side entrance of the Refectory on Cromer Terrace will be able to use this route (the normal route).

Pedestrian movement will be limited to the footpath to one side of Lifton Place. The available footpath will remain unchanged in terms of wheelchair accessibility. Where entrances are obstructed to the front entrances to buildings on Lifton Place, an alternative entrance should be available to the rear to these buildings. Any issues, please contact the university Project Manager.

Enquiries

Adrian Smith
Estates Project Manager
Email: a.smith1@leeds.ac.uk
Mobile: 07917 520 547

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 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

Cloberry Street Sub-Station disruption: 23 November 2021

Northern Powergrid (NPG) will be arriving on campus with a Hiab Crane to lift into position and install the new 11kv switchgear into the new sub-station housing located on Cloberry Street.

This will take place throughout the day on 23 November 2021.

Effects of this interruption

Access along the upper part of Cloberry Street and possibly Lyddon Terrace will be obstructed by the Hiab for a period of time whilst the switchgear is being lifted into position.

For enquiries please contact:

Adrian Smith
Estates Project Manager
Mobile: 07917 520 547

If you have any general queries, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk.

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

Changes to roads near the Esther Simpson Building: 21 June – 31 July

Work taking place adjacent to the Esther Simpson Building.

 

The work will take place from 21 June to the 31 July over two separate places as detailed in the street map below. 

Services to be interrupted:

For Nursery users and other vehicles during both phases this will mean:

  • Nursery parking and access will revert back to the cobbled road on Back-Westbourne Terrace directly outside the FD Building.
  • Cloberry Street will remain partially closed whilst the contractor undertakes highways work.
  • During phase one, the bottom of Cloberry Street will remain open but there will be no through route. Then later in Phase 2 the bottom part of Cloberry Street will be closed making it inaccessible.
  • The main route for vehicles during both phases will be up Back-Westbourne Terrace along Clarendon Place up to Lifton Place.

For pedestrians this will mean:

  • Easier walking routes around the main boundary site of the Esther Simpson Building.
  • Pedestrian access will remain along Cloberry Street during both phases.

Map detailing the areas affected by works taking place on roads near the Esther Simpson Building

For enquiries please contact: Adrian Smith

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 5555

Email: a.smith1@leeds.ac.uk

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 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

Public realm improvements: 23 March – 12 May

Improvements being made to specific campus public realm areas between 22 March – 12 May 2021

The work will be focused in three areas:

Area 1: Paths to the top of University Road

Area 2: Front and rear of 10 Cromer Terrace

Area 3: Car park area and path between Storm Jameson and Lyddon Hall

map of public realm improvements on campus

Services to be interrupted:

Footpaths will be affected in these areas

Effects of this interruption:

There will be some disruption during the course of the works. The work will take place between 8am and 4pm. Noisy works will be minimised and restricted to 9:30am to 4pm.

For enquiries please contact: Adrian Smith

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 5555

Email: a.smith1@leeds.ac.uk

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 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

 

Maintenance work on the main steam supply to campus: 6 February

Due to essential urgent maintenance work on the main steam supply to Campus, the steam supply will be isolated on Saturday 6th February from 06:30AM and will be re-instated for 11:30AM the same day.

 

From: Saturday 6th February 6:30am-11:30am

Services to be interrupted:

Mains steam supply to all buildings.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants:

Due to the relatively short isolation time and lack of building occupants out of normal working hours we anticipate minor disruption. Loss of heating and hot water to buildings without immersion heaters as well as processed steam.

For enquiries please contact: Ian Harden

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 1726

Mobile: 074736464927

Email: i.harden@leeds.ac.uk

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 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

Closure of Clarendon Way: 23-24 January 2021

Closure of Clarendon Way in both directions to crane a modular unit into position outside LGI ED.

Time: All Day

Services to be interrupted

Access to Clarendon Way.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants:

Vehicle diversions.

For enquiries please contact: Estates Office
Email: esoffice@leeds.ac.uk

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: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

Steam supply shut off: 18-19 November 2020

Engie, the GSC Refurbishment Contractor, needs to shut the steam supply off to the campus for 4 hours to undertake essential maintenance.

From: Midnight 24:00 – 04:00hrs

Services to be interrupted:

All Campus heating and hot water except The Edge, The Light and Worsley

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants:

We do not expect any other interruptions except the lack of heating and hot water in buildings.

For enquiries please contact: Simon Gough
Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 6988
Mobile: 0791390008
Email: s.j.gough@leeds.ac.uk

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 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

Main campus electrical supply: Disruption expected in November / December

No electricity to campus – exact date to be confirmed.

UPDATE

This work has been cancelled for November/December and is now scheduled for early 2021.

During November or December there will be no electrical supply to the campus. The works will take place out of hours, during a weekend and we expect it to be several short durations of electrical disruptions in the night. Our reason for communicating this so early is to advise colleagues, who work with equipment sensitive to electrical supply interruptions, to consider and prepare for how this interruption to power may affect the equipment and their research.

Effects of the disruption:

  • No electricity, heating or hot water during the works

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 34 35555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

University Road: 2 – 13 October 2020

From Friday 2 October there will be NPg repair works on University Road.

From 8:00 – 16:00 from 2 – 13 October, NPg will be working outside Lifton Villas and The Logic Centre on University Road to repair on of their cables.

Effects of the disruption:

  • Noise and dust during excavation works
  • University Road will be reduced to a single lane with traffic control measures in place

For enquiries please contact: Rob Lindop, NPg on 07968609044.

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 34 35555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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

Cemetery Road / Clarendon Road highway junction | 28 August – 12 October

Work will be taking place on the highway junction between Cemetery Road and Clarendon Road for approximately seven weeks.

From Friday 28 August – Monday 12 October there will be on-going improvement works to the highway junction.

Effects of the disruption

  • We do not expect any disruption to building occupants.

For enquiries please contact: David Oldroyd, d.oldroyd@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 34 35555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

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