The Edge

Examinations are held in three areas of The Edge: Sports Hall 1, Sports Hall 2, and Sports Hall Balcony.  

Campus map

Directions (facing away from Parkinson steps):

Turn right, go straight down the hill to the E C Stoner Building, turn left down a short hill and go under the building. Go straight ahead to Willow Terrace Road, The Edge is directly in front of you.

Accessible directions:

As standard directions. 

AccessAble access guide

Sports Hall 1

Access to Sports Hall 1, for examinations, is through the fire exit doors on the right hand side of the building, as directed by Examinations Staff prior to the start of the examinations.

Directions (facing the Edge):

Turn right onto Willow Terrace Road, follow the pavement along towards the Worsley Building.  The Edge is on your left, go down the short hill towards the car park.  At the bottom of the hill turn left, walk round to the pavement and follow this back towards to the fire exit.  Candidates are asked to queue along the side of the building back towards the car park.  Be aware of moving traffic.  Once access is granted, go through the fire exit doors, Sports Hall 1 is immediately on the right.

Sports Hall 2 

Access to Sports Hall 2 is through the fire exit doors at the bottom of the stairs, opposite the stairs leading to the Roger Stevens Building, as directed by Examinations Staff prior to the start of the examinations.

Directions (facing the Edge):

Turn right onto Willow Terrace Road, with The Edge on your left, the entrance is at the bottom of the stairs, opposite the stairs leading to the Roger Stevens Building.  Candidates are asked to queue from the top of the stairs back towards the main reception area of the building.  Be aware of moving traffic.  Once access is granted, go down the stairs through the double doors, across the corridor into Sports Hall 2.

Sports Hall Balcony

Access to Sports Hall Balcony is through the Exhibition Centre entrance opposite the stairs leading to the Roger Stevens Building, as directed by Examinations Staff prior to the start of the examinations.  

Directions (facing the Edge):

Turn right onto Willow Terrace Road, with The Edge on your left, the entrance is clearly signed as “Welcome to the Exhibition Centre”.  Candidates are asked to queue on the opposite side of the road.  Be aware of moving traffic.  Once access is granted, enter the building, go up the stairs, go through the double doors straight in front of you into the Balcony.