Become a Friend

Become a Friend of your cathedral

The Friends of Bristol Cathedral work with the Cathedral Chapter to fund projects that beautify the Cathedral, care for its fabric and enrich its worship.

Become a Friend for just £25 per year.

As a Friend of Bristol Cathedral, you will be actively supporting the life and work of the Cathedral, as well as gaining opportunities to make new friends, learn about the Cathedral and attend events. The Friends host regular events from coffee mornings to lectures, workshops and outings.

What we’ve supported

Thanks to the generosity of its members, the Friends has been able to support the Cathedral by contributing towards projects such as:

  • Refurbishment of the Chapter House kitchen, enabling the Cathedral to efficiently offer generous hospitality.
  • Benches for the garden, providing a space for people to find peace and tranquility.
  • Restoration of the embossed copper processional cross, ensuring the Cathedral’s resources are preserved for future generations.
  • AV equipment, helping to create a welcoming and accessible environment.


As part of their membership, Friends enjoy:

  • Opportunities to meet new friends at a range of social activities
  • Early booking for some Cathedral events
  • A programme of outings
  • Annual report and newsletter.

Become a Friend

To become a Friend, please download the membership form and return by email, post or hand. If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]