NEW BREAKFAST STOP FOR BROADMEAD SHOPPERS

The café at the New Room is now opening from 9.30 due to popular demand, with a series of rolling special offers such as organic Fairtrade tea or coffee plus a ‘proper bacon sandwich’ for a deal-busting £5.25. 2018 winner of a gold award in the ‘Best Café or Restaurant’

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Laurel Swift's new collaborative project

NEW FOLK MUSICAL COMES TO BRISTOL’S NEW ROOM

Kicking off the spring season in the evening folk concert series at Bristol’s New Room on Thursday 12 April, is a gig with a difference – ‘a folk musical in the making.’ Called ‘Travelling with Thomas,’ this collaborative project brings together the talents of composer Laurel Swift and designer Lizzie

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FLAMINGOS A GO-GO IN BROADMEAD OVER EASTER

Shoppers and visitors to Broadmead and Cabot Circus in Bristol over the school Easter holidays should prepare to be wowed by a flock of flamboyant flamingos, each beautifully and individually decorated by local youngsters and displayed in shop windows throughout the area. Bristol’s annual Easter Trail – organised for the

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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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MUSEUM AT NEW ROOM BRISTOL GIVEN IMPORTANT NEW ARTEFACTS

The New Room in Bristol – also known as John Wesley’s Chapel – has been chosen as one of the new homes for an historically important collection of artefacts that have been in storage since the closure of their previous site, the Wesley College, in 2010. The College – based

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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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