Archive for the ‘Security’ Category

Parking permits: Price increases for 2016-17

Members of staff who wish to update their vehicle details or their permit type before the new permits are issued (week commencing Monday 11 July) can do so by emailing

Do you want to try out an electric cycle for free?

With support from B&NES we are offering staff and students the possibility to hire an electric cycle from Take Charge Bikes for free for a period of one or two weeks (depending on the demand) to any person currently holding a Standard parking permit.

New electric vehicle charging points in West car park

The Security Team are pleased to announce the installation of three new electric vehicle charging points in the West car park, near the new 10 West building.

Temporary removal of Underdeck bicycle racks: from 3 Feb

The bicycle racks between 2 East and 4 East are being removed from 3 February for approximately 4 weeks, due to excavation work. The racks will be reinstated after the work is complete.

Use of East overflow car park on Wednesdays

On all Wednesdays in February, March and April, the number of visitors attending Open Days will create substantial additional demand for parking on campus; the East overflow car park is available for use by staff and visitors.

Change of access to temporary car parking next to 10 West

To enable finishing works to 10 West, access to the temporary car parking spaces next to the site has changed. Please use Norwood Ave to access.

Change of access to temporary car parking next to 10 West

To enable finishing works to 10 West, access to the temporary car parking spaces next to the site will change from the start of 2016. Please use Norwood Ave.

Partial closure of West car park some weekends

Half of the West car park is being used for various events over coming months.

Road by 1 South/3 South & car park closure: Thu 17 Sep

The road running alongside 1 South/3 South and the parking facilities beyond will be closed between 7am and 1pm.

Closure of East Extension Car Park: 16 - 24 Aug

We need to close the car park because we are hosting the prestigious Modern Pentathlon European Championships 2015 on campus Tuesday 18 - Sunday 23 August 2015.

Price increases for parking permits for 2015-16

The cost of parking permits will increase by 0.9% on 1 August 2015 in line with April's Retail Price Index (RPI).

‘D’ car park near 2 South to close for 3 weeks from 6 Jul

A gas main is to be installed for the new 10 West building which requires the temporary closure of D car park.

2,000 visitors could restrict parking: Fri 26 Jun

Some 2,000 people will come to campus for the DSRA Civil Service Sports Day this Friday (26 June) which could cause parking issues – especially in the East Car Park, near the STV.

Sold Secure cycle locks available to hire

Sold Secure cycle locks are available to hire from the Security desk in the library for a returnable deposit of £15.

Science Fair on campus will affect parking: Fri 20 Mar

We're hosting a Bath Taps Science Fair for 1,200 school children and coaches will be using East Car Park.

Secured - Campus wins crime prevention award

Security Services are pleased to announce that the department has been re-accredited with the Secured Environments Award on behalf of the University.

Parking on Departmental Open Days

There will be more demand for parking on campus than usual on Wednesdays

Mini roundabout to be installed at top of Ralph Allen Drive

We have been advised that B&NES intends to install a mini roundabout to improve the junction between North Road, Ralph Allen Drive, Claverton Down Road and The Avenue.

Enhancing our information security

New materials and mandatory training to ensure our information and data is safe and legal

Investors in People Silver standard

Accommodation & Hospitality and Security have received a Silver IiP award for their people management