Grounds Manager - Alan Box

Our Grounds Team work extremely hard through all weather conditions to ensure that all of campus grounds look attractive, tidy and most importantly safe.


What We Do

  • Lawn mowing
  • Planting and weeding
  • Tree care
  • Plant care outside of buildings and in and around car parks
  • Lopping trees
  • Emptying external bins
  • Litter clearing
  • Window cleaning
  • Road gritting and snow clearance (see policy below)
  • Support for events, open days etc.
  • Sport pitch maintenance
  • Community run projects



In addition to our daily tasks, we also contribute to the cultivation of new plants and shrubs across the University and help in the designing of grounds projects.


During the winter months, we dedicate a lot of time making sure the campus is safe for all students, staff and visitors. We recommend that you read through our extreme weather policy to understand the process we take in these conditions.


Service Level Agreements


Grounds SLA

Window Cleaning SLA

Contact Us


If you have a grounds related request or notice something that requires attention, you can log a job on the Facilities Helpdesk.