Chaplaincy Assistants

The Chaplaincy Assistants are based at the Multifaith Chaplaincy Centre during term time, and assist chaplains in running the Chaplaincy Centre and events. They are the primary contact point for general enquiries and bookings. The Chaplaincy Assistant role is currently shared by Yvonne Preece (Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays) and Clotilde Barberon (Wednesdays, Thursdays, Friday mornings). They can be contacted on or by telephone on 0117 954 6600.

Yvonne Preece

‌Yvonne has lived Bristol for the last 12 years and is doing an MA in Theology, Imagination and Culture at Sarum College.  A member of St Paul's, Clifton, she enjoys hospitality (both giving and receiving it) and has an interest in exploring the common ground between faith and the arts, especially the visual arts, film and music.  In her spare time Yvonne sings and walks (not at the same time), and enjoys growing food on her allotment.  She also supports Liverpool FC.


Clotilde Barberon

‌Clotilde left the south of France to settle in Bristol three years ago. She is completing her European History BA with the University of Toulouse. She is part of Woodlands Church, giving her time to pastoral care and the running a home group. She's been involved in youth work over the past 6 years. She teaches English as a Foreign Language during the summer to resourceful and energetic European children and teenagers.In her spare time she enjoys exploring faith and its varied expressions, writing, reading, trying new things, travelling whenever possible and going back to Avignon, her home town. Her favourite cooking challenge is making something out of nothing when the pantry and the fridge are looking sad.