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Engineering Havoc: Civil Engineering building evacuated three times in one week

2 years ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds’ Civil Engineering Building on campus has been evacuated and cordoned off by fire services and police on three separate occasions this week following an reported leak of a ‘respiratory irritant’. West Yorkshire Fire Service were called to the scene on both Monday and Tuesday evening. The … Read More

Leeds Engineering Building evacuated after ‘respiratory irritant’ leak

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Engineering Building on the University of Leeds campus has been evacuated and cordoned off by fire services and police following a chemical leak. West Yorkshire Fire Service reported that they were called to the scene following ‘reports of a respiratory irritant’. There are reports that some students were affected … Read More

Historic Headingley building on Otley Road to become a Wetherspoons

2 years ago / 0 comments

Wetherspoons has finally applied for pub licence for £1.5 million property on Headingley Lane it purchased in 2014. The former Sunday school, designed by Leeds architect William Peel Schofield, opened 1914 and later became the music and arts block for Leeds Girls Grammar School, named the Elinor Lupton centre. The … Read More

News | Uni spends £1million on campus

5 years ago / 0 comments

The University is spending £1million to develop the front of campus. The area, from The Michael Sadler building to the Great Hall, is closed off to pedestrians until the beginning of the next academic year to make way for the renovations. Access to the Baines Wing will only be possible … Read More