hoffi coffi?

Brewing on the boundary of Brook Street, a bungalow is being converted into the latest campus coffee shop; ‘hoffi coffi’. Plenty opportunity for part-time work too, it seems.

We look forward, as indeed, no doubt, do local residents, to the ever expanding march of campus corporate services.

Rumours are rife of a revolving restaurant, GlamGrub, on top of G block, or whatever it’s called these days. Detailed plans are in place for a futuristic monorail, GlamRail, which will run staff, students and services between campus, Glyntaff and the Atrium. The staff wine bar, GlamGlug, is to replace the marketing department, and, finally, the heated outdoor swimming pool we’ve all been waiting for, GlamSplash, is to fill the ground floor of finance…


    Kev Mears

    October 15, 2007

    Well I’m glad these initiative are ongoing to improve the Glambiance® here at the University.

    Presumably they’ll be selling Glamburgers® and Glam Sandwiches.


    October 15, 2007

    I like Glambiance very much. I’m not surprised you’ve patented it either; they’ll be using it next week…

    Sarah Gilbert

    October 15, 2007

    Just for the record, Hoffi Coffi is not part of the University’s campus – it’s part of a chain.

    Kev Mears

    October 15, 2007

    It’s a great game. You can have a particular type of answer from Glamorgan. – The Glambiguous one.

    Q “When can I have a regrading?”
    A “When HERA is implemented?”

    Perhaps an example of Glamatuerism

    In fact I’ve just come up with Glamber – to describe the Glamorgan Yellow.

    Had enough yet?

    And to finish off perhaps all of us here at the University should be called Glammonites?

    And… I’m spent.


    October 15, 2007

    Thanks, Kev! Sarah, when is GlamGlug opening?

    Daniel Hanly

    October 15, 2007

    The entire project should be called GlamFuture, and the plans for the monorail re-named GlamLazyGit!



    October 15, 2007

    i suppose the Glambient music will be provided by someone on the GlamOrgan……

    queen of the stone age

    October 15, 2007

    huh, these are all quite high GlamBitions!


    October 15, 2007

    I can’t wait to try a Glamericano.


    October 15, 2007

    Will Glambitions be managed by Glambeucrats? Replies four sides A4 please.

    Rachel Thomas

    October 15, 2007

    It’s nice to see that Glamorgan’s staff are keeping busy!


    October 15, 2007

    I also hear that the university is planning on opening a pet grooming parlour and calling it Glam-ourpuss!


    October 15, 2007

    Welcome back Prof!! Glamtastic!

    Sue Burnett

    October 15, 2007


    (Well, it makes more sense than ATRiuM!)


    October 15, 2007

    Will Hoffi Coffi be selling Glamtarts?


    October 15, 2007

    or seaside Glamrock?

    crash course

    October 15, 2007

    I hope it’s only going to serve G’organic coffee…


    October 15, 2007

    In reply to an earlier post, Hoffi Coffi is not part of a chain.

    It is local initiative, where residents, students, and any other visitors will all be welcome.

    The emphasis will be on quality, local, Welsh ingredients, in a fun, vibrant and lively environment.

    The response from students looking for jobs has been overwhelming, and we are expecting the mix of the staff to reflect that of the University.

    It should be ready to open it’s doors sometime in December, and we are very much looking forward to welcoming you all.


    October 15, 2007

    Yeah coffee is ok but will they be doing nice things like fresh smoothies from real nice fruit? That would be lush.


    October 15, 2007

    The menu is being finalised very soon, any requests will be seriously considered by hoffi coffi, put them on here or just drop them in.


    October 15, 2007

    being part of the design team on hoffi coffi and also not too long out of uni myself i can ohnestly say that it is exciting to see a project like this going in place for the university area, the people involved with this project are extremely open minded and are welcoming any ideas from the people who want to see this there. im sure hoffi coffi will change to the satisfaction of all its customers and will mould into an invironment that will really help push trefforest forward as a student village. so get involved and throw your ideas at us!


    October 15, 2007

    I like the local angle but please could you switch off the Segafredo sign which appears to be permanently on even though the building isn’t open yet? Will it be off when the shop is closed?


    October 15, 2007

    So when is it opening? Saw some people cleaning windows in there this morning


    October 15, 2007

    Its now open!


    October 15, 2007

    Hello all,
    My name is Josh and I work at Hoffi Coffi.
    Just wanted to let you know the Facebook is up and running so feel free to check it out, and if you have any ideas just drop a comment.



    October 15, 2007

    What is the name of the Facebook Group page for hoffi coffi?


    October 15, 2007

    Since I appreciate a good coffee, a good environment to enjoy it in and good company, I provide some details on the opening and closing hours.

    Week days:
    open from 7:30, coffee can be served after 8:00 and
    closes at 20:00

    Week ends:
    Saturday 9:00 till 18:00 and
    Sunday 10:00 to 17:00

    The management may change these times without warning.


    October 15, 2007

    Thanks for sharing

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