MARCH FOLK AT THE NEW ROOM

Local folk-music fans have the chance to melt away the winter blues at a toe-tapping gig in the New Room – otherwise known as John Wesley’s Chapel, on Bristol’s Broadmead – with inspiring pipe and accordion duo, Jon Swayne and Becky Price on Thursday 8 March. Jon and Becky promise

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FIND OUT MORE ABOUT FAIRTRADE AT THE NEW ROOM

NB DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER, THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED.   This Saturday (3 March) sees a pop-up market and exhibition at the New Room on Bristol’s Broadmead giving local people the chance to find out how Fairtrade can change the lives of coffee and cocoa farmers in the

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NEW WORK OF ART FOR BRISTOL CITY CENTRE

The team at the New Room, otherwise known as John Wesley’s Chapel, is trailblazing yet again with the unveiling of plans for a brand new stained glass window, commissioned for their Heritage Lottery-funded visitor centre which opened in the summer of 2017. Destined to be inset over the entrance door

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CRAFT AND CHAT BOOSTS NEW YEAR WELLBEING

Bristolians who are feeling creative and would like to produce craft-work for their own pleasure in a sociable environment, are invited to join monthly ‘craft and chat’ sessions at The New Room in Broadmead. The friendly group first got together in October and now meets monthly on Thursday afternoons as

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‘OCTOPUS FOR A PREEMIE’ CAMPAIGN COMES TO BRISTOL

The new creative campaign sweeping the country – ‘Octopus For A Preemie’ – looks likely to gather more followers in Bristol thanks to a free beginners’ workshop at the New Room in Broadmead on Saturday 27 January. Octopus for a Preemie UK is a nationwide initiative and independent charity that

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LINE-UP ANNOUNCED FOR FOLK EVENINGS AT THE NEW ROOM

The 2018 programme has been announced for the latest regular folk music offering in Bristol – Folk at the New Room – kicking off on 18 January with international duo I Fratelli Tarzanelli, supported by Bristol folk musician Dragoman. Folk at the New Room is a monthly concert series held

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COMMUNITY CHOIR TAKES OFF AT THE NEW ROOM

After two successful ‘come-and-try’ sessions in December, this month sees the launch of a brand new lunch-hour community choir for city centre workers and regular visitors to Bristol’s Broadmead. Organised and hosted by the New Room – also known locally as John Wesley’s chapel – the New Room Community Choir

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CHRISTMAS STORY BOX POPS UP IN THE ARCADE

A pre-Christmas pop-up shop in Broadmead’s historic arcade promises special child-friendly delights for junior visitors to Broadmead, with activities that are guaranteed to lift their spirits when they’ve had enough of trudging around the shops. ‘The Christmas Story Box’ will be open for just one week, from 18-23 December, 12pm

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CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR OPENING HOURS

Season’s Greetings from all at the New Room.  Here are our opening hours for this year’s festive season. Christmas Eve:  Open Christmas Day:  Closed Boxing Day:        Closed 27th December: Open 28th December: Open 29th December: Open 30th December: Open New Year’s Eve: Closed New Year’s Day: Closed

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NEW SLANT ON CHRISTMAS FROM THE NEW ROOM

With the official countdown to Christmas now underway, an innovative advent calendar is being revealed – one day at a time, of course – in the courtyard of the New Room, opposite Boots in Broadmead. The first few days included a snowman asking “what are you most looking forward to

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