Wesley Wednesday – 3rd June 2020

It’s Wesley Wednesday! Here’s today’s quote from John Wesley.

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Friday Reflection – 29th May 2020

The New Room is sharing a Friday reflection each week during the time that we are closed. Even though we cannot currently join together for our usual Friday lunchtime Communion service in the chapel, we hope that these short reflections will act as a point of spiritual focus, enabling a

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GRANT FOR NEW ROOM COMMUNITY CHOIR FOR WELLBEING OUTREACH PROJECT

A community choir run by the New Room in Bristol has secured a £900 grant from Arts Council England to enable it to expand its community outreach and offer opportunities to improve wellbeing for new audiences in central Bristol. The choir, which normally meets weekly in term-time in the historic

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The Archive of William Watkinson [1838-1925]

The Archives of the New Room include a collection of letters and other documents compiled by the Revd. William Watkinson [1838-1925] which he bequeathed to the New Room. They amount to over a thousand items, which are stored in boxes and folders. Some years ago, a good friend of the

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Wesley Wednesday – 27th May 2020

It’s #WesleyWednesday! Here’s a quote from Charles Wesley taken from ‘Hymn for Husband and Wife’ in S.T. Kimborough & O.A. Beckerlegge Unpublished Poetry of CW 1992.

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Friday Reflection – 22nd May 2020

  The New Room is sharing a Friday reflection each week during the time that we are closed. Even though we cannot currently join together for our usual Friday lunchtime Communion service in the chapel, we hope that these short reflections will act as a point of spiritual focus, enabling

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BRISTOL FOCUS FOR BBC’S NEXT ‘HOUSE THROUGH TIME’

Bristol’s links with the historic slave trade will be under the spotlight when the BBC’s popular series ‘A House Through Time’ restarts on Tuesday 26 May (BBC2 9pm), launching its third series by unearthing previously unknown stories of life at number 10 Guinea Street, an 18th-century sea captain’s house situated

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Wesley Wednesday – 20th May 2020

It’s #WesleyWednesday! Here’s a quote from Charles Wesley, taken from the phases found in manuscript Prayer for Truth in John Ryland’s Library, Manchester.

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Friday Reflection – 15th May 2020

The New Room is sharing a Friday reflection each week during the time that we are closed. Even though we cannot currently join together for our usual Friday lunchtime Communion service in the chapel, we hope that these short reflections will act as a point of spiritual focus, enabling a

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Wesley Wednesday – 13th May 2020

It’s #WesleyWednesday! Here’s a quote from John Wesley, taken from a letter to Samuel Walker in 1756.

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