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19 December 2018

Auditory Advent

As part of our Arts and Culture Programme, December is focusing on the theme of sound. In the run up to Christmas, an Auditory Advent Calendar of pop up activities has been scheduled across the Trust including choirs, musicians, spoken word and opportunities for silent reflection.

Thank you to all of the volunteer musicians and artists who have given up their time to come and perform at our hospitals, bringing Christmas cheer to patients and staff.

Please find below the schedule for the week:

Tuesday 18 Dec

1pm, Bristol Heart Atrium - Speranza Wind Quartet from the University of Bristol

2.30 - 3pm, South Bristol Community Hospital - Pupils from St Patrick's School will be performing a carol service

Wednesday 19 Dec

12.30pm, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Sanctuary Level 4 - The Trust's annual carol concert, hosted by Chaplaincy staff in the BRI Sanctuary space. All welcome.

Friday 20 Dec

Carol singers will be serenading staff, patients and visitors at Bristol Royal Hospital for Children throughout the afternoon.

Saturday 22 Dec

12 noon - 2pm, BRI, BHI and St Michael's Hospital - The Sing With Soul pop up ladies choir will be popping up and dressing up to share their love of soulful tunes and joyful Christmas music in public spaces and waiting areas between 12 - 2pm.

Sunday 23Dec

Quiet reflection - Sanctuary spaces throughout the Trust

If you are looking for a moment of quiet reflection as the pressure mounts at this busy time of year, don't forget that the Trust's sanctuary spaces are available every day, for everyone, both staff and patients, of all faiths and none. Take a moment to take a breath.