• Local Government

    Bath is the principal centre of the unitary authority of Bath and North East Somerset

  • Churches

    There are 69 active churches in Bath, with approx 6,000 Christians. Many of them are active volunteers in their local communities.

  • Population

    The population of Bath is 84,000

  • Aquae Sulis

    Bath was first established as a spa with the Latin name, Aquae Sulis (‘the waters of Sulis’) by the Romans sometime in the AD 60s

  • The Abbey

    Bath Abbey has been a place of worship since 757AD

  • World Heritage Site

    The City of Bath was inscribed as a World Heritage Site in 1987

  • Visitors

    Bath attracts over a million staying visitors each year, and 3.8 million day visitors

  • Employment

    Bath has a large service sector, and growing IT and creative industries, providing employment for the population of Bath and the surrounding area

  • Education

    The city has two universities, several colleges and many schools

  • Deprivation

    5 areas of Bath are in the top 20% deprived areas in the country

Welcome to this network, linking together all the Christian churches, agencies, projects and individuals in Bath – for the people of Bath

This website is an overall guide to the Christian scene in Bath, with contact details, and news on networks, projects, events and activities in the city for everyone to enjoy.

Community Builders Conference
Saturday 8 November, 10am to 4pm including a buffet lunch
This conference is about Christians in Bath being united to change the places where we live and work.

Speakers include Steve Clifford, General Director of the Evangelical Alliance, and Paul Crossley, Leader of BANES Council. Exhibition of Bath’s Christian projects.
For full details, and to register, see Conference leaflet
If you want to see Christians united in action in the Bath area, then come to this Conference.


“Serving the City … Strengthening communities … Restoring lives … Together”


Participants at the 2013 100 Men Conference

Do You Dare To Be Different?

September 13, 2014
  St John's Church in Lower Weston are holding their…
Betsy de Thierry And Therapists From The TRC

TRC Gets MP Visit And Appeals For Playground

September 12, 2014
The Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for International…
A Yo Ho Ho.. Genesis Pirate Pedal This Saturday

Genesis Pirate Pedal - Get Your Eyepatch, Helmut And Wheels Ready For This Saturday!

September 12, 2014
Hot on the heels or should we say 'wheels' of the Friends…
Parent and Life Coach Cindy Leigh Adams
Bath Street Pastors

Can You Donate To Bath Street Pastors?

August 31, 2014
As the summer holidays draw to an end you can't fail…
Bath Toy Library

Bath Toy Library Appeals For New Premises

August 29, 2014
Can you help Bath Toy Library find a new home?  The community…
A Genesis Project In Full Flow

Genesis Trust Asks Can You Volunteer This September?

August 25, 2014
Genesis Trust is appealing  for volunteers to help out…
PaP Birthday Celebrations Continue

Third Birthday Bash Heralds Plenty To Celebrate for People Against Poverty

August 18, 2014
Following People Against Poverty's birthday bash in June…
Genesis Project Draws More

BBC Radio Bristol Highlights Genesis Increase In Clients... Find The Links And Listen Again

August 18, 2014
BBC Radio Bristol highlighted the increase in client numbers…
Bath Abbey Guide Gives History of Craftspeople since 1942

Bath Abbey Launches Craftspeople Audio Guides

August 18, 2014
  Bath Abbey writes:  Be one of the first to download…
Luke Brightwell

Luke Brightwell Talks Exciting Developments At Life 365

August 13, 2014
Luke Brightwell has come a long way with Bath Youth For Christ…
Iraq Refugees Fleeing Slaughter

God TV Appeals For Our Financial And Prayerful Support As Iraq's Crisis Worsens..

August 9, 2014
Editor Emma writes: Is Sunni Militants (formerly known as…

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Prayer For Healing – John Mellor

3 September John Mellor, one of Australia’s most respected ministers of healing, is coming to Bath. He travels the world praying for healing and miracles in people’s lives.

More info…

Liberate Conference – Mercy Ministries

6 September A one day conference to empower and equip you to be the woman God has made you to be.

More info…

Conflict Management And Handling Difficult Conversations

19 September Everyone in life has at times had to manage disagreements (conflict) with others both in work and personal situations. Understanding how you face and handle conflict is a useful skill to have as is handling difficult conversations.

More info…


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