The Housekeeping Department has a range of responsibilities, with the main purpose being to ensure the cleanliness of the College on both the main site and external properties.

Housekeeping can also assist students by providing:

  • kettles
  • picture hooks
  • storage padlocks

The department is managed by the Head of Domestic Services, Fiona Simm.

Short Term Hire of College Futon Bed Sets

The Housekeeping Department oversees the short-term hire of College Futons beds including bedlinen. The hire of Futon beds is available for the main Silver Street site and Owlstone Croft only.College Members can request futon bedding sets by emailing

When requesting a futon set the team will require the information: name of the hirer, your College Room number, and the duration of the purposed period of the hire. Please note the futon sets are allocated on a first-come basis.


The housekeeping student inquiry office is at the bottom of CC staircase in Cripps' Court in room CC2, on the new side of College. Walk out of the Porters' Lodge and down the cloister with the Mathematical Bridge on your right. This takes you through to Cripps Court and CC staircase is on the far right corner.

Contact and opening times

Housekeeping can be contacted by e-mail ( or by phone (01223 335585).  The main site office is open Monday to Friday 8:30am-3:30pm, and the Owlstone office is open Monday to Friday 8am-3pm.



01223 (3)35591

Hospitality Services/Operations Manager


01223 (3)35585

Head of Domestic Services