Vision Impaired Directions

North Spine

The North Spine is under construction along the length of the Spine from Alexandra Square to FASS. As such, be aware that the width of the North Spine is reduced by half.

Alexandra Square to North Spine

  • When approaching the North Spine from Alexandra Square, please keep right.
  • The cut-through to the Learning Zone from the North Spine is closed - the diverted route is via the cut-through next to Blackwell's Bookshop.
  • Continuing North up the Spine, the pathway is open to the right, the left-hand-side is closed.
  • Access to all shops and buildings is open as usual.

Bowland Quad to Alexandra Square

The cut-through adjacent to the Learning Zone is closed. Please use the cut-through next to Blackwell's Bookshop.

 

South Spine

The South Spine is under construction between Alexandra Square and the bottom of the ramp opposite the Deli. The Deli and LUSU Living remain open from Edward Roberts Courtyard.

Alexandra Square to South Spine

  • From the entrance to the South Spine turn left towards Costa Coffee
  • Take the cut-through next to Costa Coffee in to Edward Roberts Courtyard
  • Once in Edward Roberts Courtyard turn right and proceed down the ramp

Note: Half way down the ramp you may turn right to access the Deli or LUSU Living

  • Continue down the ramp and exit Edward Roberts Courtyard southwards
  • Follow the road briefly until you approach Furness College to the right
  • Continue through Furness College Courtyard and on through the double doors of the building
  • Proceed through the building until you reach the South Spine on the other side, then turn left

Note: the lift in Furness College is currently out of use and as such, people finding it difficult to use stairs are not advised to use this route. Instead follow the Fylde Quad to Engineering route; continuing on the road, beyond Furness College and on towards Fylde College to the right.

Alexandra Square to South Campus

  • From the entrance to the South Spine turn left towards Costa Coffee
  • Take the cut-through next to Costa Coffee in to Edward Roberts Courtyard
  • Once in Edward Roberts Courtyard turn right and proceed down the ramp
  • Continue down the ramp and exit Edward Roberts Courtyard to the right
  • Proceed southwards down the road beyond Fylde college on the right until you reach the courtyard behind Science and Technology
  • Continue half right down the path and enter the Science and Technology Building
  • Upon entering the Science and Technology Building turn half left and proceed through the exit on the opposite side.
  • Once out of the building turn left for LUMS and the rest of south campus or right to access the Engineering Building.

Fylde Quad to Engineering Square

Note: The ramp is now fully open at all times.

 

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