Keep up to date on the latest news and events from Julian Trust

January 8, 2020

We're really grateful for all the donations received over Harvest & Christmas periods which have really boosted our stock and have updated our list of current needs to reflect this.
Please check out our 'Get Involved' Page to download the list in pdf format.

December 2, 2019

Our next Volunteers’ Induction Session will be held at the Shelter on
Thursday 13th February 2020 at 7.30pm.

All prospective volunteers welcome

November 11, 2019

Lots has been going on this year (including newsletter editor pregnancy...) so apologies we have been a little quiet with the newsletters.

Read the full newsletter here

October 13, 2019

Following the recent wet weather, we are in urgent need of waterproof clothing - coats, tops, trousers and boots for our guests. Please donate any items on the nights we are open (after 8pm, Monday-Wednesday, Friday-Saturday, or alternatively, Monday and Friday morning...

August 15, 2019

We are closed for two weeks from Sunday 18th August.
This is so we can clean, repair and service
the equipment at the Night Shelter.

We reopen on Monday 2nd September.
Sorry for the inconvenience.

July 23, 2019

 After we were snowed off due to the 'Beast from the East' in February last year the annual Sleepout is back this year on Friday 11 October.

 Details of how to get involved are on our Sleepout 2019 Page ; only 25 places available.

July 3, 2019

 St Pauls Carnival this weekend. Road closures mean we won't be able to open the shelter on Friday 5th or Saturday 6th July. Sorry.

December 19, 2018

Our last evening for guests is Saturday 22nd December.  We will reopen on Wednesday 2nd January.  In the Christmas period our friends from Caring In Bristol will be using the Shelter to provide a special Christmas service.  Go to for...

October 14, 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Nightshelter opened again on Monday 15th October after a 10 week closure for extensive refurbishment which includes a brand new kitchen and toilet/shower blocks, as well as other improvements to ensure we can operate to the highest h...

September 12, 2018

First Aid Course on  Saturday, 3rd November, 9.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.

 Numbers are needed asap so please contact your Supervisor to sign up or send an email to Helpdesk or our Volunteer Coordinator (see Contacts)

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Contact us

The Night Shelter, 
16 Little Bishop Street, St Pauls, Bristol, BS2 9JF

0117 924 4604 (evenings only)

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