Current works across Campus Current works across Campus


Concrete Repairs 2019

Update XI 16/10/2019:

The majority of scaffolding has now been dismantled with the ITCS steps remaining the last significant area of works for the original works.

Further works are required to concrete walkways around the Student Support building following water ingress. This will be incorporate into the scope of the project.

Update X 16/09/2019:

The concrete walkway between Chemistry and ENV Reception is now closed. This leaves Norfolk Terrace A block stairs and the ITCS steps from walkway to roadway as the remaining areas which are inaccessible. We expect the Norfolk Terrace Stairs to be reopen Friday 20th September. Anticipated dates for the dismantling of scaffolding can be found below.

Update IX 11/09/2019:

Norfolk Road will be closed Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September. This is to allow dismantling of the scaffold bridge across Norfolk Road.

Update VIII 28/08/2019:

Works are progressing on schedule with estimated completion date of 19th September.

Update VII 19/07/19:

See here for update on Student Support/Careers Central Plus walkway.

Update VI 10/07/19:

See here for update on Chemistry closure and alternative routes.

Starting in May the continuation of concrete repair works carried out within the last years will recommence.

Areas of work this year will include:

  • Walkway outside of the Chemistry building
  • Walkway from Chemistry/Arts separation down to Careers Central Plus
  • Stairway next to Norfolk Terrace A block

As part of the works, the following areas will be closed:

  • Walkway from Library to Careers Central Plus will be closed
  • The stairway from Careers Central Plus to Suffolk Road will be closed

There will be significant disruption as a result of the works with noisy activity and dust.

Accessible routes will be maintained throughout.

Any changes to these particular routes will be communicated via the Access All Areas group.


Dismantling of scaffold

Norfolk Terrace Block A Stairs

W/C 23 September

Library Walkway

W/C 30 September

ITCS Stairway



Anticipated completion for the project is September 2019.