• 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.

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


The Vigil

Candelit Vigil To Take Place At Bath Abbey For The First World War

July 28, 2014
Hundreds of people are expected to gather at Bath Abbey for…
Bath Abbey Summer Music School

Do Your Kids Want To Sing, Dance And Make Music This Summer Hols?

July 28, 2014
The Abbey is giving children the opportunity to sing, dance,…
People Against Poverty Project

Happy Birthday People Against Poverty! But How Was Their Party? And What's Next?

July 7, 2014
People Against Poverty are three!  And have just celebrated…
Genesis Trust Runner From The Bath Marathon

Genesis Is On The Move!.. Kindness Can Kill Campaign - A Success!

July 1, 2014
Genesis Trust is relocating to the offices at St John's Catholic…
Jacki and Friend
Andrew Judge

BathCAN Is Expanding .. Meet Andrew Judge The New Steering Group Member And Team Vicar In Keynsham

June 26, 2014
Andrew says: 'I am a Team vicar in the Keynsham parish clergy…
Grant  Sheppard

There's Still Everything To Play For In The World Cup! Says Grant Sheppard of WSM, Find Out Why

June 26, 2014
England may not have given the account of themselves fans…
Love Bath

Love Bath - The Best Yet!

June 22, 2014
Christians from across the city gathered in Bath Abbey today…
Adidas Brasil 2014 World Cup Ball

World Cup Signals 'Kick Off Against Persecution' Say Open Doors...

June 16, 2014
Unless you've been on Mars you will at least be aware that…

The TRC Holds An Open Evening And Launches Course To Support Us Support The Vulnerable

June 11, 2014
The Trauma Recovery Centre has been open for the the past…
Bath's Summer of Love

Get Ready For The Summer of (God's) Love..

June 1, 2014
June has arrived and with it the hot weather (well this week…
Refugee Week

Amnesty Highlights Refugee Week And Asks For Our Support

May 30, 2014
Did you know that the 16 June signals the beginning of National…

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Motus Dance Academy Show

12 July A great night and offers you the opportunity to come and see all the hard work that Sam, Candice and the girls have been putting in over the year, With a new group of dancers who joined in January it should be really special.

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Mendip Male Voice Choir

12 July The Mendip Male Voice Choir and Jenny Peplow Singers present ‘Colours of the World’ at Nexus Methodist Church.

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Kingdom Healing School Bath

28 July HOTS Bath Kingdom Healing Schools have proved to be a great success. They are designed to enable believers to be able to live out their daily lives demonstrating the good news of the Kingdom in all arenas.

More info…


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