The SU Bar
Established in 1977, the Students' Union Bar is a fully licensed premises and is open to all students and Medical School staff. Based on the 2nd Floor, Hunter Wing, adjacent to the SU office, the bar is open Monday to Friday during the hours detailed below.
The bar has benefitted from an extensive refurbishment and provides a flexible space for clubs, societies and university staff to use for meetings and events. Please complete the booking request form to reserve a space in the fantastic new bar.
All proceeds from the sale of alcohol and bar snacks go back to the Students' Union. Some simply cover the costs of running the bar, but any surplus generated is re-invested back into the activities of the Students' Union for the benefit of students. So by using the SU Bar, you are directly contributing to the student experience. Many events are held in the SU bar, you can find out more about what events are going on here.
The Bar is professionally managed by full-time staff Richard Ison (Bar Manager) and Kenton Jackson (Assistant Bar Manager). They have over 30 years of service to the SU between them!
Be sure to check out the welcome from our Bar Manager, as well as the latest deals and offers available in the bar!
Opening times Monday to friday
12:00 - 13:30 Soft Drinks only
17:00 - 23:00 Full Bar (Monday to Thursday)
16:00 - 23:00 Full Bar (Friday)
The SU Bar is open until 02:00 on Events Nights!
*Please note entry is strictly for over 18s only.
Latest Deals and Offers
Welcome from the Bar Manager
Hi I am Richard the Manager and along with my Assistant Manager Kenton and our team of student staff we offer you a warm welcome.
The Bar has a friendly and relaxed atmosphere and most importantly drinks are a lot cheaper than the local pubs around!
We have theme nights, quizzes, discos, and there are also pool tables available and table tennis if you fancy being energetic! Come and visit the Bar and support us as all profit made goes back into Students' Union funds
Richard Ison: firstname.lastname@example.org
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