Durham University

Improvement Project for sustainable travel options

Project updates and progress

Phase 9

Hollingside Lane/ South Road Juntion

Started 25/2/20

Phase 10

Phase 10 works from Hollingside Lane to the Victor Watts Library

Started 29/6/20

Upper Mountjoy Works

12 new or widened footpaths

Started 6/7/20




Phase 2:

Phase 2 works past the Ogden Centre for Fundamental Physics to the Islamic Prayer Room will start 13/08/20. These works involve:

  • New white lined markings to create a demarcated walkway between the Ogden Centre and the Department of Physics.
  • New cycle path behind the Department of Physics through Little High Wood to the footpath next to the Islamic Prayer Room.
  • Widened footpath from the top of the steps behind the Department of Physics to the Islamic Prayer Room/Junction from South Road to Grey College.

Phase 4:

Phase 4 works from the Islamic Prayer Room to Hollingside Lane on Monday 17th August, with an expected duration of 2 weeks. These works will involve:

  • A new shared footpath/cyclepath and crossings from the grassed landing between the Islamic Prayer room and Grey College main entrance, going behind the rear of Grey College (Elvet North, Elvet West and Elvet South) to Hollingside Lane.

Site Team

David Lynn – Project Manager

Katy Bowmer – Stakeholder Liaison Officer

Mark Walker – Site Manager

The main project resource and newsletters can be found on the Durham University website: www.durham.ac.uk/infrastructure

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