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RIBA South shortlisting for Beecroft Building

Published: 22 Mar 19     Category: Events & Awards
The Beecroft Building has been shortlisted for a RIBA South Award 2019, it was announced this week.

Temporary structure to be built on edge of University Parks

Published: 15 Mar 19     Category: Buildings
From Monday 18 March, a temporary modular structure will be built along the southern boundary between the Science Area and the University Parks, after being granted planning permission and securing the agreement of the Curators of the Parks.

Beecroft shortlisted for Construction Excellence Award

Published: 14 Mar 19     Category: Events & Awards
The Beecroft Building on Parks Road has been shortlisted for a Construction Excellence SECBE Award.

Estates Services staff win University Apprentice Awards

Published: 13 Mar 19     Category: People
Emma Ludlow from the University Parks and the whole University Print Studio team were honoured yesterday at the 2019 University Apprenticeships Expo and Awards event, which was held at the Sheldonian Theatre and presented by the Registrar, Gill Aitken.

Swift Tower installed in Parks

Published: 08 Mar 19     Category: Events & Awards
Oxford's first Swift Tower has been set up in the University Parks, where it should provide swifts visiting Oxford with attractive nesting spots for many summers to come.

New Estates Services News published

Published: 08 Mar 19     Category: Other Top Stories
The latest issue of the termly customer newsletter Estates Services News has been published, and can be accessed online.

Consultation launched on Oxfordshire Plan 2050

Published: 19 Feb 19     Category: Other Top Stories
The Oxfordshire Growth Board has launched a consultation on the Oxfordshire Plan 2050, which will provide a large-scale strategic framework for the county’s development in the decades leading up to mid-century. It will follow on from the policies in the set of District Local Plans that are currently being agreed by the county's various local authorities.

Old Road kitchen gets five-star rating after surprise Environmental Health inspection

Published: 15 Feb 19     Category: Facilities Management
Environmental Health inspectors have given the Compass production kitchen in the Innovation Building at Old Road Campus the thumbs up, awarding it a five-star food safety rating after a surprise visit this morning.

Design team and funding unveiled for Tinbergen replacement

Published: 11 Feb 19     Category: Buildings
The University of Oxford has announced the design team and funding arrangements for the planned new building on the site of the Tinbergen at the corner of South Parks Road and St Cross Road.

Consultation on proposed development at Old Road Campus

Published: 08 Feb 19     Category: Events & Awards
A public consultation on the proposed Institute of Developmental and Regenerative Medicine (IDRM) at Old Road Campus will be held in early February. Anyone interested in the planned development is welcome to attend.


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