Academic Staff Common Room



The Housman Room bar is currently closed

During normal times members and their guests have exclusive use of the Housman Room. The facilities include:

  • a large, comfortable meeting area
  • a licensed bar serving hot and cold food, drinks and a range of teas and coffees. Opening hours are normally from 9.00 am until 8.00 pm, although times may vary according to the time of year; food is served between 12.00 noon and 2.00 pm.
  • Vending machines providing a variety of teas and coffees and hot chocolate.
  • a range of daily newspapers, including foreign language papers, and magazines
  • The weekly lunch menu is available below (subject to availability). Prices for main items are as follows:
    • Hot meat dish £5.65
    • Hot vegan/vegetarian dish £4.60
    • Salad £4.15/£2.15
    • Soup £2.75/£1.70
    • Lager, pint £3.60
    • House wine, large glass £4.00
    • House wine, small glass £3.30

Hot Food Menu

Please note that a vegan main meal option is available on most days of the week.

Menus will be uploaded when the Housman Room bar re-opens.