SUSU Close Buildings and Cancel Summer Events


SUSU have announced that, in light of the coronavirus pandemic, they will be closing both B40 and B42 and cancelling events for the summer term.

In a Facebook post, they said that B40 and B42 will be closing from 5pm on Friday 20th March. The Shop is to remain open for now.

All large summer events held by SUSU are also being cancelled. This includes: AU Ball, WSA Ball, Academic Awards, Society & Volunteering Awards and Grad Ball.

Refunds are being issued automatically to everyone who bought a Grad Ball and WSA Ball ticket, you don’t need to contact the union.

In their blog post SUSU said: ‘We are sorry for any disappointment caused but this is the most suitable course of action at this time.’

These announcements follow the recent advice that all SUSU affiliated club and society activity should stop with immediate effect. These measures include:

  • This includes postponement/cancellation of all tours, trips, competitions, training, meetings, social gatherings and use of club/society owned equipment.
  • All block bookings or space bookings within the students’ union are cancelled.
  • All block bookings within sports and wellbeing premises are cancelled.
  • All minibus bookings through SUSU are cancelled.

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