mother and baby hands Designated resting and nursing rooms are available at the locations mentioned below for use by pregnant women needing to rest and women returning from maternity leave needing to express milk or nurse their baby.

nursing rooms

South Kensington campus

Nursing Room 210- Sherfield Walkway


  • A microwave, fridge, kettle , cups , a range of teas
  • A reclining/gliding chair with a foot stool
  • A wash basin, mirror, clock
  • A radio
  • Emergency milk storage bags & emergency breast pads
  • A range of parenting books which can be loaned using the library loan out book

User responsibilities:

  • In order to gain access the member of staff should go to the Faculty building reception where there will be a signing in/out book and a swipe card. The room can be pre-booked through Faculty reception on 020 7859 5111 ext. 56677 or .  Availability of the room can be checked by viewing the Nursing Room calendar in Outlook.  To open the calendar follow the instructions below:
  1. Go to the calendar view in Outlook
  2. Click on "Open Calendar" - From Address Book
  3. Type in Nursing Room and click the "Calendar" button, then click "OK".
  4. The calendar should appear next to your main calendar
  • Should access be required out of reception hours this can be arranged through Faculty reception.
  • The expectation is that bookings will not be for any longer than one hour.
  • If the swipe card is not returned after an hour a member of reception staff will check on the member of staff for health and safety reasons.
  • The member of staff is requested to leave the room clean and ready for the next person to use.
  • If supplies are low or there are maintenance issues the member of staff should alert Faculty reception staff who will notify the Building Manager.
  • Alternative contacts are: Suzanne Christopher, Employee Engagement Manager and Faaria Henry, Employee Engagement Officer

Should this designated room be unavailable the OH Service can provide a suitable room, but cannot guarantee access every day of the week. For further information contact the OH clinic on 020 7594 9401 Ext 49401 or

Nursing rooms

Silwood Park


Reclining chair, footstool and kitchenetteTwo chairs and a table








CPB Building, Room 1.11         

Facilities include:

  • Sink unit with cupboards
  • A fridge, microwave, kettle, cups, bowls & plates
  • Tea/coffee/sugar/milk provided
  • A reclining/gliding chair with foot stool
  • 2 reception chairs with coffee table
  • Mirror/coatrack


Baby changing facility:

  • This is located in the accessible toilet on the ground floor of the Hamilton Building.

Hammersmith campus

The resting and expressing room at the Hammersmith campus can be found in the Commonwealth Building, Room BS14. For further details please contact your HR representative.

Nursing room Bottle warmer Nursing room and chair

St Marys Medical School

St Mary's Medical School

There is a nursing room located in Room B4, Basement.

This facility has:
- sink
- fridge
- microwave and
- nursing chair.

Visit the Main Reception, Ground Floor, St Mary’s Medical School, to sign out a key.

Charing Cross campus

There is a nursing room located in room 153A, 1st Floor, Reynolds Building.

This facility has:
- sink
- fridge
- microwave and
- nursing chair.

Visit the Security Desk on the Ground Floor, Reynolds, to sign out a swipe card.