News

European Heritage Open Days, September 14/15, 2013

Historic May Street Church featured once again in the programme for European Heritage Open Day. The church was open on Saturday September 14 and Sunday September 15 and around 80 visitors signed the book on the Saturday, and 50 on the Sunday. A team of around 20 volunteers from May Street operated a rota, and were involved in showing visitors...
Read more

URBAN SOUL LIVE

Urban Soul Cafe was buzzing on the evening of Saturday September 7 when a fundraising concert was held. Some 60 people were in the audience and it proved to be an uplifting and memorable evening. Topping the bill was the Voices of Hope Choir, made up of nurses from Ward 10 (haematology) at Belfast City Hospital, who were making their...
Read more

BELFAST CITY CENTRE CHAPLAIN

Urban Soul provided the venue and the catering for a lunchtime meeting organised by Belfast City Centre Management Company (BCCM) and Belfast Central Mission (BCM) on August 22. The occasion was a visit to Belfast by the Rev Andy Sewell, who is city centre retail chaplain in Bristol. BCCM and BCM are linking up in an initiative designed to establish...
Read more

STREET PASTORS

Street Pastors, the inter-church UK-wide Christian voluntary organisation, uses Urban Soul Cafe in May Street as its operational base on Friday and Saturday nights. Every weekend teams of volunteers head out from Urban Soul to various nightspots, where their role is to help keep young people out of harm’s way. In addition, they intervene to head off potentially troublesome incidents....
Read more