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 SNOW PATROL: snowplough in action at the Magee campus

Campus status update: 1000hrs 22 Dec 2010.

All campuses are open, with roads and paths passable with care.  A burst pipe in the Minor Hall at the Magee campus (MD building) has necessitated the temporary closure of the front entrance. Staff and students should use the rear entrance while repairs are carried out.

Revised LRC opening hours for all campuses are detailed in this bulletin. 

Jordanstown:  campus roads gritted: pavements being gritted: car parks snowed over. Passable with care.  The heating system has been repaired and is functioning normally. Some offices may take a little time to come up to normal temperature. Staff who need additional temporary heating should contact the Physical Resources helpdesk on X 23456 for an electrical heater.

Coleraine: main entrance gritted and accessible with care; staff are gritting roads and paths. Caution advised. LRC open, Sports Centre open.

Belfast: campus is operating as normal.

Magee:  LRC open, car parks cleared, paths gritted. Caution advised. Sports Centre is open.  The steep Strand Rd access to the main campus is closed for safety reasons. The front entrance to the MD building is temporarily closed while repairs to a burst pipe are carried out. In the interim, staff and students should use the rear entrance to the building.

Learning Resource Centres: opening hours update:

All LRCs will close at 6pm on Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 December to allow LRC staff to get home safely in adverse weather conditions.

We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause and would remind users that past exam papers, e-journals and e-books may be found on the University Portal from anywhere with an internet connection. 

Subject enquiries may be made online at: and staff will respond to these during LRC opening hours.

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