Tag Archives: Temporary Accommodation

Delph Gardens temporary cabins site dismantled

The cabins at Delph Gardens ready to be removed. Photo: The Linc

One of the two temporary accommodation sites at the University of Lincoln, Delph Gardens, is being dismantled – but only “one or two” students moved in to the 42 cabin site.

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Lincoln’s cabin crisis? Life inside the bunkabins

The bunkabins might be small and uncomfortable, but there's a real sense of community spirit around Festival Gardens. Photo: Jonathan Cresswell

As space ran out in the city, we speak to the people living in cabins who tell us what life is really like inside them… and the university responds to their issues and complaints.

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Second site for temporary student village

The first cabins arrive for the Delph Gardens site, with a total of 42 cabins set to be installed. Photo: Jonathan Cresswell

A second temporary student village is being set up on campus – meaning “just under 200 students” will be living in the various bunkabin cabins across Delph Gardens and Festival Gardens.

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Students react to Festival Gardens: ‘a shack in the car park’

Many of the Festival Gardens residents have taken the situation in good humour, making friends and swapping phone numbers. Photo: Jonathan Cresswell

The first residents of the University of Lincoln’s temporary student village, the Festival Gardens, have moved in – but whilst some freshers are taking it in good spirits, others aren’t happy with their “box with a bed in it”.

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