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News and Updates

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Ten minutes with Matthew Whiteley

Meet Matthew Whiteley, Residence Service Supervisor at the University of Leeds. Matthew is one of the Facilities Directorate’s Staff Voice Champions. The FD Staff Voice is a forum where volunteer representatives from the directorate discuss ideas, questions and concerns raised by their colleagues and work together to find solutions. This is the first in a […]

Robert Bradley and Weetwood floodlight
The Edge's newly refurbished fitness suite
Bodington Football Hub group visit
Roger Stevens lecture theatre refurb
Camera filming grounds team at Sports Park Westwood

Grounds Week 2022

Flowers on campus
Esther Simpson Exterior
Bragg Exterior

Disruption Notices

Ground investigation activities at Spen Farm

Ground investigation activities will be undertaken at Spen Farm at locations labelled ‘Energy Pile Opt A’ and ‘Energy Pile Opt B’ on the below image between Monday 26th February and Friday 1st March, from 8am until dusk.   These investigations are to determine ground conditions in these locations. Once complete, there will be an inspection […]

Electricity supply switch off at several sites

Please be aware that on dates between Monday 11th March and Tuesday 26th March, the electricity supply at several sites on campus will be switched off while a new electricity meter is installed between the times of 9am and 5pm. The affected sites and scheduled dates of disruption are listed below: Monday 11th March Rose […]

Repairs to front elevation windows on The LIGHT Building

One lane of Clarendon Way will be partially blocked to allow access for equipment to repair the front elevation windows on the LIGHT Building from 7am to 4pm on Tuesday 27th February. Services to be interrupted One lane of Clarendon Way to be partially blocked to allow access for equipment. Effects of this interruption upon […]

Electrical shutdown at the Wellcome Trust Brenner Building

All electrical power and lighting will be switched off in the Wellcome Trust Brenner Building from 7am to 11am on Saturday 24th February. Services to be interrupted All electrical, power, and lighting. Effects of this interruption upon building occupants No power or lighting throughout the building between the hours of 07:00 & 11:00 due to […]

Replacement of electric vehicle chargers

Parking restrictions will be in place for spaces adjacent to Clothworkers’ Building South from 9pm on Thursday 22nd February to 4pm on Monday 26th February and the Western Lecture Theatre from 9pm on Thursday 22nd February to 4pm on Friday 23rd February to allow for the replacement of electric vehicle chargers. The affected spaces are […]

Electricity supply switch off at University residences

The electricity supply will be switched off at a number of University residences while new electricity meters are installed on dates between Monday 4th March and Friday 8th March. Supply will be switched off from 9am to 5pm on days work is scheduled to take place. The affected buildings and scheduled dates of disruption are […]

Temporary moving of oil storage tank at the Brownlee Centre

The storage tank at the Brownlee Centre will be temporarily moved from the plant centre to an EV charging bay in front of the building on Thursday 7th March. This is part of the new heat pump integration scheme to change over the Brownlee Centre to a net zero compliant energy source. Reason for works/service […]

Installation of new electricity meters on campus

The electricity in several buildings on campus will be switched off while new electricity meters are installed. The disruption caused to the electricity supply in each building is expected to last one working day, from 9am to 5pm. Work is scheduled to take place on dates between Tuesday 27th February and Friday 1st March. The […]

Repairs to Generating Station Complex

The Generating Station Complex (GSC) requires urgent repairs to the chilled water system supplying the University campus before the summer. The below buildings will be affected from 8am on Monday 26th February until 10pm on Wednesday 28th February: Garstang Building Irene Manton Building Maths/Earth Environment CEU Building LC Miall Building Astbury Building Services to be […]

Installation of new electric vehicle charger in multi-storey carpark

Parking will be restricted in eight car charging bays, including one accessible bay, on level one of the multi-storey car park from Wednesday 31st January to Friday 2nd February. This is to carry out the installation of a new EV charger. The affected area is highlighted below in red.   Services to be interrupted One […]

Hot and cold water disruption at the Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building

Hot and cold water at the Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building will be disrupted on Saturday 3rd February while the mains cold water service is changed over to a boosted cold water service. The service will also be disrupted from midnight on Monday 5th February to 6am on Tuesday 6th February while alterations are made […]

Interruption to hot and cold water services in Ziff Building, Edward Boyle Library and Social Sciences building

Services to be interrupted There will be disruption to hot and cold water supplies to all taps and toilets from Monday 5th February to 6am on Tuesday 6th February in the Marjorie and Arnold Ziff building, the Edward Boyle Library and the Social Sciences building. Some WCs may be operational for a reduced period within […]

Weetwood Pavilion fire alarm connection works

On Thursday 25th January and Friday 26th January, works are required to enable the University’s global fire alarm network connection to campus. Reason for works/service interruption Excavation works to repair a collapsed fibre optic cable duct are needed. Effects of this interruption upon building occupants Vehicle access to the staff carpark will be restricted while […]

Borehole drilling near Henry Price Residences

Borehole drilling will take place near Henry Price Residences using 30 ft drilling rigs and necessitating the use of large lorries. Services to be interrupted Car park out of use and some noise. General day-to-day access to Henry Price will be uninterrupted. Effects of this interruption upon building occupants A large element of the University’s […]

Car parking mechanical engineering

Thursday 17 January until May

Northern Gas Networks working on the gas supply

8am to 4pm on Wednesday 17th January and Thursday 18th January

Cycle lane marking on Campus

Wednesday 17th January

Hot and Cold water

Midnight on the 15th January to 6am on the 16th January