Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas is coming and hours across your Students’ Union will be different over the holiday period. Opening hours will be reduced between Saturday 15th December and Sunday 6th January, with some services closed throughout this period - see below for more details. Happy Holidays from everyone at the Students' Union!

Students’ Union Hub & The Nest

  • Monday 17th December: 9am-2pm
  • CLOSED from Tuesday 18th December to Sunday 6th January
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 9am-9:30pm

Alternative Prayer Space will be available in LG3 and LG4 throughout the Hub closure period (except for the College Closure Days when the whole campus is closed.

The Amazon Locker will not be accessible during the closure. Please ensure you collect any parcels and deliveries before this date.

Qmotion Sport & Fitness Centre

  • Monday 17th December to Friday 21st December: 7am-9pm
  • Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd December: 10am-6pm
  • CLOSED from Monday 24th December to Tuesday 1st January
  • Wednesday 2nd January to Friday 4th January: 7am-9pm
  • Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th January: 10am-6pm
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 7am-10:30pm

Ground Cafe

  • CLOSED from Saturday 15th December to Tuesday 1st January
  • Wednesday 2nd January to Friday 4th January: 8am-4:30pm
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 8am-6pm

Learning Cafe

  • CLOSED Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th December.
  • Monday 17th December to Thursday 20th December: 10am-4pm
  • Friday 21st December: 10am-2pm
  • CLOSED from Saturday 22nd December to Tuesday 2nd January
  • Wednesday 2nd January to Friday 4th January: 10am-5pm 
  • CLOSED Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th January  
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 9am-7pm

Drapers Bar & Kitchen

  • CLOSED from Saturday 15th December to Sunday 6th January 
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 12pm-11pm (2am on event nights)

Village Shop

  • Saturday 15th December: 10am-5:30pm
  • Sunday 16th December: 11am-5:30pm
  • Monday 17th December: 9am-4pm
  • CLOSED from Tuesday 18th December to Tuesday 1st January
  • Wednesday 2nd January to Friday 4th January: 9am-4pm
  • Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th January: Closed
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 8am-11pm

Union Shop

  • CLOSED from Saturday 15th December to Tuesday 1st January
  • Wednesday 2nd January to Friday 4th January: 8:30am-3:30pm
  • New extended regular opening hours from Monday 7th January: 8am-8pm

BLSA Building & Reception (Whitechapel Campus)

  • Monday 17th December to Friday 21st December: 10am-7pm
  • CLOSED from Saturday 22nd December to Sunday 6th January 
  • Normal hours from Monday 7th January: 10am-9pm

The Shield Cafe & Bar (Charterhouse Square)

  • CLOSED from Friday 21st December until Tuesday 1st January
  • Normal hours from Wednesday 2nd January: 8am-5pm