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Latest News

  • Cambridge Freshers' Events

    Posted in News on Aug 19, 2021

    Around the world in August and September, University Alumni Groups will be hosting online and in- person freshers’ events for new undergraduate and postgraduate students starting a course at Cambridge this autumn.

  • JCR Open Meeting 21-06-21

    Posted in News, JCR Newsletters on Jul 02, 2021

    Minutes and key motions from the JCR Open Meeting on the 21st June

  • Disabled Students' Open Day

    Posted in News on May 06, 2021

    Disabled Students’ Open Day, open to current UK year 12 students (or equivalent) and mature students. Virtual event, Sat 10th & Sun 11th July 2021. Sign up at https://bit.ly/3eDJXUU

Hall Menu Mon 27/9/2021

Hall Menus are also available on UpayChilli


Mainsteamed fish, chickpeas & ginger
Mainbutternut squash & sage pasta w/vegan cheese
Mainchicken & mushrrom pie (puff pastry)
Maingerman sausage, fries, curry ketchup
Vegetarian Maincauliflower & tomato curry
Sidecurried quinoa
Sideroasted new potato, garlic, cumin seeds
Sidesauted leeks & kale
Sideblack beans w/leeks & carrot (grated)
Dessertnut free cherry bakewell

Menu for the next Formal is not yet available

Formal hall menus are generally uploaded every Monday. Please check back later.

  • Today's Catering Timings
  • Dining Hall

    Lunch 12.30pm - 1.30pm
    Dinner 6pm - 6.45pm

    Butterfield Café

    8am - 6pm

    Downing Bar

    8pm - 11.30pm
  • These timings are subject to changes outside of Full Term.