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Downstairs Bar

The Downstairs Bar is located on the ground floor of the USC and has wheelchair access. This room can only be booked for meetings, social events and pub quizzes.

Monday to Thursday Evening

Hire charges for the Downstairs Bar for a full evening event (6pm until midnight):

• Free - however if an additional member of staff is required for the event this will be charged at £70 for the evening.

Saturday Charges

Hire charges for the Downstairs Bar for a full evening function (6pm until closing):

• Up to 100 guests: £300 per evening

Hire charges for the Downstairs Bar for a daytime function*, between 10am and 5pm:

• £50 per hour

*This charge is for a minimum booking of 4 hours, without access to bar facilities.

The USC also offers a light refreshments service for meetings.

To make a booking:

A Booking Form must be completed, even if the room is being used free of charge. Booking Forms and copies of the Terms & Conditions are available from the USC Manager or a PDF version is available to download here: Booking Form (Parties)

Christmas Lunch 2017

Bookings available now

Menu 2017


Weekday Menu

Our food is freshly cooked and great value. See our current weekday menu.

Regular Events


Ceroc 7.30pm - 10.30pm


Lindy Hop 7.30pm - 11.30pm


Salsa 7.30pm - 10.30pm


Tango 'La Felena' 8pm - 10.30pm


Salsa 8pm - late

Saturday's - monthly

Kizomba 7pm - 1am