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Back to business: Opening and closing times in January 2023

This article offers an overview of the opening and closing times for Beds SU and the University during the festive period, and where to go for support or services during this time.

Beds SU

By Beds SU

Monday, 16 January 2023

After a busy break we are delighted to say the SU is open and available through our usual hours.

The Metro, Luton

The Metro is currently open from 9am – 2pm but will be open from 9am - 6pm from the week commencing 23rd January. Regular and new events will commence from week commencing 23, January too.

The Hub, Bedford

The Hub reopened on 9, January, with weekly favourite events restarting.

UoB Library opening times 

Business as usual. You can find all the opening and closing times here.

University services

Business as usual

Support away from University

Away from the university there are a number of national charities offering support including:

• For Mental Health concerns – Mind, visit the website or call 0300 466 6463

Or Shout - you can find more details on their website or by texting SHOUT to 85258

• If you are struggling to cope and need to talk to someone about how you are feeling visit the Samaritans website or call – 116 123

• For Drug and Alcohol support – Frank, visit the website or call – 0300 123 6600

• Eating Disorders – visit – Beating Eating Disorders website or call – 0808 801 0677

• If you are struggling financially and need access to general supplies, including food check your local services by visiting FoodaidNetwork  or The Trussell Trust.

*All the above charities have local support teams who will be able to connect you with.

Emergency Services

If you require emergency support from the Police, Fire Brigade or Ambulance services contact 999

For out of hours medical queries contact NHS England - 111