Rushmoor Male Voice Choir Concert – 27/09/2019 @ 2pm

2nd September 2019


14th June 2019

2019 – A New Year and a New Opportunity to visit this Special Place.

8th January 2018

St James Priory is indeed a ‘hidden gem’ in the centre of Bristol. This classic heritage building provides peace, serenity and solace away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre.

MBE Investiture

22nd May 2017

Susan Jotcham, the Charity’s Chief Executive, received her MBE award from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace on 19th May.

Theft from St James

17th January 2017

On 6th January the crucifix, pictured below,  was stolen from the church. It is about 80cms high and was taken from the altar during the day.

If anyone has any information about this please phone; 0117 9338945.

New Year Honours

2nd January 2017

The CEO of our Charity, Susan Jotcham, has been awarded an MBE for services to heritage and charity.

Feast of St James – 25th July

6th July 2016

Mass will be celebrated on 25th July at 6pm .

All are very welcome.

BBC Radio 2 mentions St James

4th May 2016

On Saturday 30th April on Anneka Rice’s Saturday Breakfast show St James was mentioned in the “Pause for Thought” slot. Check it on on the BBC iPlayer Radio about 15 minutes into her show.

Garden Conservation

26th April 2016

Here are some photos of the gardens that John, a fantastic volunteer, has created just inside the gates to the Church courtyard. MANY MANY thanks.



16th February 2016

Check out this leaflet ….

Our Cafe

7th April 2015

Don’t forget that access to St James Church is available through the Cafe which is adjacent to Bristol Bus Station.

An exterior view of Cafe Refectoire


10th February 2015

On 9th February a group of 1st Year Occupational Therapy Students volunteered their time to help our Charity.

They were involved in Painting, Gardening, General Tidying & in the Cafe.

We are VERY grateful for the gifts of their time and selves.