AMERICANA FOLK DUO’S DEBUT UK GIG

American folk duo Stray Local are to appear at Bristol’s New Room – otherwise known as John Wesley’s Chapel – as the first of just four dates on their debut UK tour. The gig on Thursday 31 May is part of the ‘Folk At The New Room’ series, and will

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DEBUT CONCERT FOR NEW ROOM COMMUNITY CHOIR

The recently launched New Room Community Choir is holding its first concert Wednesday 21 March in John Wesley’s Chapel on Bristol’s Broadmead, with a rousing selection of songs largely selected by the choir members themselves. A new initiative on the part of the community team at the New Room, the

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UNSUNG HEROES OF BRISTOL’S CHRISTMAS MARKETS

For the seventh year running traders on the stalls at Bristol’s Christmas markets are receiving support from a team of ‘unsung heroes’ – market chaplains, including some volunteers, who circulate throughout the day to give stall-holders the chance to take a quick break. The scheme is being co-ordinated for the

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BITE-SIZE CAROL SERVICES AND MORE FOR BROADMEAD SHOPPERS

Twenty minutes refuge from the Christmas shopping is all that’s needed for people to absorb the spirit of the season at one of the new bite-size ‘Carols for Shoppers’ services in Broadmead’s New Room on Saturday 16 December. Shoppers can choose to drop by at 1pm, 2pm or 3pm and

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LAUNCH OF COMMUNITY CHOIR AT THE NEW ROOM

The launch of a brand new ‘lunch-hour’ community choir for city centre workers and regular visitors to Bristol’s Broadmead is the latest venture from the community team at the New Room. This popular venue, also known locally as John Wesley’s chapel, has benefitted from a multi-million pound Heritage Lottery-funded redevelopment

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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to the New Room’s new website! As you look around the site you will be able to find out about our historic chapel as well as our new museum about the Wesleys and the facilities in the visitor centre. Discover our history and find out about how we are

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