Pride at The New Room, Bristol

It all started with a conversation. In 2016, I was talking to my friend Louise at the book club we both go to. She asked if she and her partner Lucy could arrange to have some prayers said in the New Room before their wedding at the register office. This

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David Worthington & John Wesley statue in Reynolds Square, Savannah

Informative, Inspirational and Engaging

David Worthington, our Director of Global Relationships, undertook a speaking engagement tour of Florida and Georgia last month (April) 2023 at which he spoke at various Methodist sites across the two states. His hosts described David’s presentation as ‘informative, inspirational and engaging’ and ‘one that should be heard by any

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Sharing our Justice Journey

As part of the "Walking with Micah" project Methodist Heritage invited John Wesley's New Room to share objects from the collection connected by the theme of justice. We have selected "An Account of a Trial held in Gloucester in 1743" from our library and John Wesley’s Shoe Buckles from our museum collection

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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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