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 to access the Multi-Storey Car Park.
  • Vehicles will also be able to access the Multi-Storey car park via Willow Terrace.

Map of the diversion that will be in place so that vehicles can access the Multi-Storey Car Park at the University of Leeds from Hillary Place, through Physics Deck and along Finsbury Road

Diversion instructions:

  • If entering the University from Woodhouse Lane, continue along Hillary Place and turn right at the diversion on Vernon Road.
  • Continue through Physics Deck and turn left underneath the underpass and onto Finsbury Road.
  • Turn left onto Willow Terrace Road and then left again to Vernon Road to enter the Multi-Storey Car Park.
  • If you are entering or leaving campus via Willow Terrace Road the route is the same as usual.

For enquiries please contact: Brian Ford,

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:

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