Just like Doctor Who, Portland Building is regenerating. You’ve probably noticed all the changes it’s been going through (and if you haven’t, where’ve you been?), but there’s still lots to do.
Fri 30 April 2018
The big story of the Students’ Union Refresh is of course Portland Coffee Co. We first announced it with the launch of phase 3 in March and we finally opened the doors on Monday 25 September at the start of Welcome week, finally showing off the café to everyone.
Wed 18 Oct 2017
As we come to the end of phase 3 of the Portland Building redevelopment it’s important we take a moment to reflect on the works completed so far and what is still to come over the summer of 2017, so you know what to expect when you arrive in September, either as a new student or returning.
Thurs 21 Sept 2017
The Portland Building refurbishment has been ongoing now since the beginning of May and, aside from the normal issues faced by any building works and trying not to get in your way too much, is steadily progressing. You may have noticed that more and more of the building has been hidden behind boards for the next round of improvements, presenting a significant difference when moving around the building, but come September, it will all have been worth it!
Mon 17 Jul 2017
Because Portland is such a busy building (sometimes attracting 18,000 through it a day!) there was no way of closing to do the development. Instead, the work was phased over 4 years, mainly over summer periods.
Mon 06 Mar 2017
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