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Cycle Shelters & Shower Information

Walton Hall

The University provides cycle parking across Walton Hall and East Campus.

At Walton Hall there is a mix of bike racks and larger bicycle parking compounds close to building entrances. The secure cycle facilities can be accessed using your OU ID swipe card. There are also showers and changing facilities available. Further location information on these facilities can be found in the maps below:

Please read the Bike Shelter Terms and Conditions 

Bike Pumps

Example of a bike pump

There are three bike pumps available should cyclists wish to pump their tyres up on arrival.

  1. Security Lodge (this pump belongs to the OU Cycling Club, but they have kindly allowed other staff to use it)
  2. Mulberry Bear bike shed
  3. Frank Henshaw bike shed
  4. Wilson H bike shed
  5. Betty Boothroyd bike shed
  6. Berrill North bike shed
  7. Venables bike shed
  8. Liaison Line reception desk in Geoffrey Crowther building. Colleagues may borrow the pump and then return it after use.  Contact details will be requested at the time of lending the pump out so that we can keep track on who has which pump.

Buildings with Shower facilities

There are many shower facilities located in buildings across Walton Hall and East Campus. To find out where they are located, visit the Buildings with Showers list

Bike parking

There are several bike parking facilities across Walton Hall and East Campus, these include:

  • Open bike racks – you’ll need to use your own bike lock to secure your bike
  • Secure bike shelters – access using your staff ID badge (you'll need to use your own bike lock to secure your bike)
  • Secure bike sheds – access using your staff ID badge (you'll need to use your own bike lock to secure your bike)

For more information visit the list of bike parking and how many spaces are in each. 

Bike rack on campus Bike shelter on campus Bike shelter on campus

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The Open University
Travel Advice
First Floor
Geoffrey Crowther Building
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes

01908 659784