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Belief, No Belief and Religious (BNBR) Life Centre

The BNBR Life Centre is here for all staff and students. Our chaplains and religious advisers provide a listening ear and pastoral support to all people whatever their identity, religion, belief or no belief. We are available in person, online, and via phone or video calls.

Our offer to you

BNBR Life Centre

The BNBR Life Centre is open 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday throughout semester and vacation times for you to drop in and use our Social and Quiet Spaces.  We have free tea and coffee and usually some biscuits as well!

If you want to ask about our bookable spaces for your religion and belief based activity, email us on

Listening Ear Service

If you would like to book an appointment to see a chaplain, please email us on

Drop in and see us

If you want to drop in and see a chaplain, there is usually someone around between 10am - 2pm Monday to Thursday during semester times.  

How to find us.

Events and activities

Walk in the Peak District

Join us for a walk in the Peak District, get some fresh air and appreciate the beautiful scenery in our surrounding area.

More details

Residential trips to a Christian monastery

Join us for an overnight stay in a peaceful monastery set in beautiful gardens.  There are two dates available, one for undergraduate and one for postgraduate students

More info

BNBR Life Centre Events

The Belief, No Belief & Religious Life Centre run various events and activities throughout the year.  Everyone is welcome!

More info

Events calendar


Here to support you

The BNBR Life Centre continues to be here to support any member of the University community concerned about the current conflict in Israel and Gaza.  The University and the SU have also issued statements which can be viewed here.

If you are feeling anxious about any current conflicts across the world and would like to speak to someone on a one to one basis, please get in touch with us on

Inclusions policy

We are committed to treating everyone equally.

See our inclusions policy

Deep Search

A way of thinking about where you are right now, what to change and where you would like to be.

Find out more about Deep Search

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