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Physics department celebrates official Beecroft opening

Published: 20 Sep 18     Category: Buildings
The Physics department’s new Beecroft Building, finished this summer, was officially declared open in a ceremony on Monday.

UniCycle scheme aims to get people on their bikes

Published: 14 Sep 18     Category: Events & Awards
The University of Oxford has teamed up with the National Union of Students’ Love to Ride scheme to run UniCycle. The programme starts with the Cycle September initiative but will run throughout the 2018/19 academic year.

Sheldonian Theatre gets new seats

Published: 12 Sep 18     Category: Facilities Management
The seating has been improved in the upper gallery of the Sheldonian Theatre, making it much more comfortable for people attending events as well as improving safety.

Planning application submitted for Swift Tower

Published: 29 Aug 18     Category: Other Top Stories
The RSPB has applied for planning permission for the proposed Swift Tower in the University Parks – a project the University has been closely involved with through teams including University Parks and Environmental Sustainability.

Lighting schemes in running for industry awards

Published: 17 Aug 18     Category: Events & Awards
Two recent University lighting projects have been shortlisted in this year’s Lux Awards, which celebrate the lighting industry’s greatest achievements over the past year.

Science Transit Shuttle launches e-ticketing

Published: 16 Aug 18     Category: Other Top Stories
The Science Transit Shuttle team has launched electronic ticketing, so users no longer need to buy paper tickets before making a journey.

Marston Meadows cycle path to close for two-day repairs in September

Published: 14 Aug 18     Category: Other Top Stories
The Marston Meadows cycle path that runs down the side of Linacre College from South Parks Road to the bridge into Mesopotamia will be closed for two days of resurfacing work next month.

Little Blue Van now serving around Oxford

Published: 07 Aug 18     Category: Facilities Management
The University's Facilities Management team and catering contractor Compass have launched a new venture – the Little Blue Van, a mobile café that’s now serving sandwiches, ice cream, coffee and other drinks at a variety of spots around the University.

University Club to be refurbished

Published: 01 Aug 18     Category: Facilities Management
The University Club will soon get a new-look bar and café area – work will start on 28 August and finish on 14 September.

University shortlisted for two environmental awards

Published: 26 Jul 18     Category: Events & Awards
The University of Oxford has been named as a finalist for two awards for its outstanding environmental performance.

 


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