Oxford Brookes university has confirmed its intention to close Brookes Restaurant in May 2020.
The restaurant, part of the university’s School of Hospitality Management, had lost an average of £280,000 annually across the last four academic years, Oxford Brookes has said.
The decision was made despite a petition calling for it to be saved, which attracted more than 1,300 signatures. The petition had described the restaurant as an "integral part of the curriculum", which provides "valuable practical experience to both first and final year International Hospitality Management students”.
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