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4 way traffic lights along the roundabout Gibbet Hill Road/Kirby Corner Road roundabout: 27th - 30th April

Due to essential road works between the 27th – 30th April, temporary 4 way traffic lights will be stationed near the roundabout linking Gibbet Hill Road & Kirby Corner Road. The 2 bus stops nearest the Varsity Pub & the bus stop on the corner of Westwood Heath Road will be suspended during this time.

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Thu 22 Apr 2021, 09:12 | Tags: Roads and parking Transport Campus

Partial closure of Car Park 8a (4 hour short stay)

On Wednesday 14th April, 100 spaces will be reserved within the car park directly outside the Junction building (4 hour short stay) to support exams. Alternative parking can be found within the multi-storey car park. Blue badge parking will remain accessible.

Mon 29 Mar 2021, 11:24 | Tags: Roads and parking Transport Campus Outdoor spaces

Opening our new Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Building

The IBRB is now complete, bringing to life the University’s commitment to delivering world-leading research in neuroscience, microbiology and infection, cell biology, and disease models. Learn more about this impressive new building and hear from some of the people who'll be using it.

Wed 24 Mar 2021, 17:50 | Tags: Buildings Sustainability Campus

Closure of access road into Kirby Corner Car Park from Lord Bhattacharyya Way: Tuesday 30th & Wednesday 31st March

On Tuesday 30th - Wednesday 31st March, the access road into the Kirby Corner Car Park from Lord Bhattacharyya Way will be closed to allow installation of power cables. Access into the Kirby Corner Car Park will still be available via Gibbet Hill Road/Kirby Corner Road with diversion signs in place, however vehicles must ensure they follow road signs and not turn right into Kirby Corner Car Park from Gibbet Hill Road.

Temporary Closure of Sections of Car Park 10 - Monday 22nd March - Tuesday 23rd March

On Monday 22/03/2021 and Tuesday 23/03/2021, sections of the car park to the rear of Physics and MASB will be closed to safely allow the replacement of the large liquid nitrogen vessels at physics. Articulated lorries and cranes are required to remove and install the vessels and for the protection of people and vehicles, the car park must close for 2 days. Regrettably, this also means includes some of the accessible bays within the car park. For the duration of the temporary closure, blue badge holders unable to make use of other accessible bays in the area may straddle 2 standard bays within the open section of the car park, but must still display their valid blue badge. Pedestrian diversions will also be in place to divert via the footpath along Gibbet Hill Road.

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