Connect with others of faith

UWE Bristol and the local community are home to a diverse range of faith and cultural networks. Find one near you.

Bahá’í community

The UK Bahá’í Community provides contact details for the National Bahá’í Centre and links to local Bahá’í community websites across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Buddhist community

  • BuddhaNet is a worldwide Buddhist information and education network. It provides a comprehensive world directory of local Buddhist communities in many countries, including the UK.
  • View a list of Buddhist communities in Bristol.

Christian community

  • The UK Church Directory allows you to search for local churches using a postcode.
  • The Church of England provides search facilities to locate churches and related events using a postcode or name of a place.
  • The Diocese of Bristol provides maps with details of the Anglican churches located within its different deaneries.
  • The Clifton Diocese hosts an interactive deanery and parish directory which provides contact details and the history of local Catholic churches.
  • The Methodist Church in Britain provides search facilities for local Methodist churches and a comprehensive list of district, circuit and church websites.

Hindu community

Bristol Hindu Temple holds morning and evening prayer services for the local Hindu community.

Jewish community

  • The Bristol and West Progressive Jewish Congregation holds Friday evening, Shabbat morning and festival services for the local Jewish community.
  • The Bristol Hebrew Congregation holds services for the orthodox Jewish community at their synagogue at 9 Park Row, Bristol BS1 5LP.

Muslim community

Paganism

  • The Bristol Open Circle Moot holds Tuesday evening meetings for those following a pagan, heathen, nature-based, magical or alternative spiritual path.
  • Other meetings throughout the district are listed on the Pagan Federation Wessex website.

Sikh community

The Bristol Sikh Temple holds daily worship services for members of the local Sikh community. The Temple is located at 71–75 Fishponds Road, Eastville, BS5 6SF.

The Students' Union at UWE faith societies

Meet like-minded people, explore your faith tradition or celebrate your heritage at the SU's faith societies.

Contact us

  • Visit us at one of our drop-in sessions at The Community Hub on Frenchay Campus from 10:00–16:00 Monday to Friday. You do not need an appointment, simply turn up and one of the team will be able to help.
  • Alternatively, you can email us at faith@uwe.ac.uk or call us on +44 (0)117 32 82334.
  • You can visit the UWE Bristol Faith Facebook page.
  • You can also get information on our services by visiting any of our Information Points.