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News and updates

All the news from across the Facilities Directorate

Here you can read the latest news from the University of Leeds’ Facilities Directorate. The Facilities Directorate also publishes a newspaper, FD Matters, each term for its staff and colleagues across the University. Read our latest copy or take a look at past editions.

Catering staff serving customer with face mask on

FD Services celebrate national customer excellence service award

In June, colleagues in the Facilities Directorate (FD)…
5th August 2021/by Abbie McGurk
UoL Big conversation

UoL Big Conversation

On Monday 12 July, all staff, students and postgraduate…
7th July 2021/by Abbie McGurk
Henry Price residency

Residential Services Annual Sustainability Report (2019-20)

Residential Services manages the residential accommodation…
17th December 2020/by Abbie McGurk
The Edge Testing centre

Setting up Asymptomatic Testing Centres on Campus

In the last few weeks, colleagues from across the University…
14th December 2020/by Abbie McGurk
Christmas trees on campus

Keeping campus running over the holiday period

Each year, teams in the FD play a critical role in…
14th December 2020/by Abbie McGurk

Embedding sustainability across Residential Services

Residential Services has been working hard over the…
19th December 2019/by fdirec
Do what moves you: new University strategy

New strategy from Sport and Physical Activity

Sport and Physical Activity have launched a new strategy…
13th December 2019/by fdirec
Communication Matters event organised by MEETinLEEDS

Communication Matters & Conference Legacy

Following the annual Communication Matters conference,…
4th December 2019/by fdirec
GFaL update in their Plastic Free pledge

Great Food at Leeds sustainability update 2019

As the University of Leeds catering department, Great…
3rd December 2019/by fdirec
Representatives from East China Normal University in Shanghai.

Facilities Directorate supports International Office with tour

On Tuesday 12 November the Facilities Directorate helped…
18th November 2019/by fdirec
University of Leeds Women's Rugby Union team winning at Varsity 2019

Historic Varsity series ends at Headingley Stadium

Leeds Varsity is the annual inter-university sports…
7th October 2019/by fdirec
During Dance Fit at the Flash Mob September 2019

Campaign raises profile of The Edge on campus

There have been two bespoke events on the Precinct…
6th October 2019/by fdirec
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