DAY OF CELEBRATION FOR 18TH CENTURY HEROINE

Hot on the heels of International Women’s Day (8 March) the New Room in Bristol’s Broadmead is holding a celebration of the 350th anniversary of the birth of Susanna Wesley, a remarkable woman who is recognised as the ‘Mother of Methodism’ even though she never preached a sermon, published a

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NEW ROOM IS OFFICIALLY ONE OF THE BEST SMALL VISITOR ATTRACTIONS IN THE WHOLE OF THE SOUTH WEST

A Bristol visitor attraction was named last night as one of the best small visitor attractions in the whole of the South West at the biggest-ever gathering of the region’s tourism businesses. The New Room, also known as John Wesley’s Chapel, was the only Bristol attraction to be shortlisted in

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New Room Closed – February 1st & 2nd 2019

Good morning everyone. Due to the snow, the New Room is closed Friday February 1st. There will be no lunchtime Communion service at 1pm. The Holy Habits Film Club at 2pm is also cancelled. We will also be closed on Saturday 2nd February due to the forecast ice.  Weather permitting,

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NEW BOOK TELLS THE STORY OF EARLY METHODISTS IN THEIR WORDS

A beautifully illustrated new book telling the story of early Methodism through the words of those who led and experienced it has been released by New Room Publications. In Their Words – the story of early Methodism features 500 short extracts and quotes, all carefully introduced and linked together to

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NEW WORK OF ART FOR BRISTOL

A brand new, specially-commissioned stained-glass window has been installed at the New Room, otherwise known as John Wesley’s Chapel, in Bristol this week. The window takes the form of a triptych – a three-panel work of art – and illustrates the remarkable life of John Wesley. It now has pride

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