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Cycling

Cycle Parking on Campus

Individual cycle lockers are available for hire on campus (£50 per annum) for those who are looking for the maximum security for their cycles. Cycle lockers are located close to Merz Court, the Agriculture Building, the Cassie Building and the Medical School. For further details on availability contact ess-helpdesk@ncl.ac.uk.

cycle storageFive communal secure cycle storage facilities are now available on campus:

  • William Leech
  • Paul O'Gorman
  • Claremont Bridge
  • Ridley
  • Claremont Road

A waiting list is maintained for any facility that is currently up to full capacity. Enquiries regarding spare capacity and keys should be directed to ess-helpdesk@ncl.ac.uk. There is no charge for the use of these facilities but should you lose your key the replacement cost will be £10.

Cycle racks/storage locations on Campus

Shower Facilities

The following buildings all have shower facilities:

  • Agriculture - Ground Floor (Ladies) and (Men)
  • Armstrong - Ground Floor (Ladies)
  • Catherine Cookson- Ground Floor (Unisex) and (Ladies)
  • Claremont Tower - Floor 8 (Ladies) and Floor 3 (Mens)
  • Daysh - Floor 1 (Mens)
  • Devonshire - Floor 1,2,3,4, and 5 (Unisex) (only for occupants of the building)
  • Drummond - Ground Floor
  • King George VI - Basement (Unisex)
  • Merz Court - Floor 3 (Unisex) (restricted access)
  • Old Library Building - Level 1 (Unisex)
  • Percy Building - Basement (Ladies) and (Mens) (restricted access)
  • Politics - Ground Floor (Unisex) - newly refurbished (restricted access)
  • Ridley 2 - 2nd Floor (Unisex/Accessible)
  • Robinson Library – Level 1 (Ladies) and (Mens) – (only for Library Services staff)
  • Stephenson Building - Ground Floor
  • William Leech- Floor 3 (Mens) and (Ladies)

Cycle to Work Scheme

Find out more about the Cycle to Work Scheme.

There are more and more cycle lanes being put in place in Newcastle City Centre and you can cycle past most rush hour traffic. Cycling to work even once or twice a week means you can arrive at work less stressed and more healthy. And remember, you can claim back work related mileage if you use your bike for University business.