Gipsy Lane works from 15 November 2013

Notice valid from: 15/11/2013 - 23/11/2013

Expected programme of works from 15 November 2013 to 23 November 2013

What's happening on site

  • Main lecture theatre and teaching rooms are complete
  • Lighting and flooring have been completed in The Terrace
  • See recent images from the construction site on our Twitter image gallery

What you need to know


  • The bike parking outside the Media Centre will be closed from 16 November, an alternative bike park has been installed outside of the Buckley building
  • A section of the Piazza, the Abercrombie exterior staircase cut through and Abercrombie entrance automatic doors on level 1 are predicted to be open by the beginning of December.
  • Deliveries to the Print Room, International Centre and Tonge will need to be arranged in advance - please contact for further info

Gibbs and John Payne

  • Paving work behind Gibbs has been completed
  • Initial Tarmac work in the John Henry Brookes Building loading bay has taken place. Final layer will be laid closer to the building handover date

Birch House

  • Birch House computer rooms will be closed from 2 pm Friday 16 November and will reopen at 8 am Monday 18 November. Alternative 24 hour computer rooms are available in the Fuller Building (FHG 10 A and B).

Buckley and Abercrombie

  • New bike parking has been installed close to the building entrance.


  • Finishes applied to the courtyard close to Sinclair will require some occasional drilling of block work and may cause minor disruption

Tonge and International Centre

  • The stairs between these two buildings are expected to be reopened before the end of the month
  • Paving work outside the International Centre is in its final stages and may cause minor disruption from trimming equipment and hand tools

Media Centre

  • Excavation work on the site of the bike parking loops is set to commence Monday 18 November
  • This work may cause some noise disruption to building users
  • As part of the paving work, the Media Centre and Print Room will be closed on the weekend of Saturday 16 November and Sunday 17 November
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