Housmans News

Xmas and New Year Opening Times

Housmans is open as usual through the Christmas and New Year period, apart from the following days: Christmas Eve: 10am-2pm Christmas Day: CLOSED Boxing Day: CLOSED New Year’s Day: CLOSED We wish you a safe and peaceful end to the year (and courage for the one ahead).

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Books

103 Xmas Books

We’ve put together a list of 103 titles picked by Housmans’ staff and volunteers, which can be bought online here: https://housmans.com/product-category/books/ Postage is only £2 per package, whether you order one book or twenty. The list is a curated and personal selection of titles, it’s not meant to be exhaustive. It includes topical, provocative and […]

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History

Peace House 60th Anniversary

The 21st November 2019 marks the 60th anniversary of the commandeering of 5 Caledonian Road by Peace News and Housmans. Both organisations are in fact older than this – Peace News began publishing in 1936 and Housmans began trading in 1945 – but since 1959 we have made our home here in King’s Cross. This […]

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Housmans News

Job Opportunity: Campaigning Conference Organiser

November 2019 marks the 60th anniversary since the building at 5 Caledonian Road, Kings Cross was transformed into Peace House, a space which has gone on to provide a base for many campaigning organisations, such as Peace News, War Resisters’ International, Gay Switchboard, Campaign Against Climate Change, amongst many others – it is also the […]

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