Asbestos closes Zoology and Experimental Psychology building

The university’s Tinbergen building will be evacuated from Monday morning after extensive deposits of asbestos were uncovered early last week. University authorities have said that the teaching of those studying some science degrees will be severely disrupted, and that it is ‘unlikely’ that students will have a full set of practical classes this year. Authorities […]

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Castle Mill “contamination” sparks student fury

A local environmental campaigner has urged concern over possible ground contamination at the Castle Mill graduate accommodations. The blog Castle Mill Contamination argues that measures taken to prevent exposure of construction workers and residents to brownfield contaminants have been too weak. Others, including University officials and City Councillors, are not convinced of the danger. Before […]

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