Friends of Bristol Free School
Welcome to our information page - the Friends of BFS is a group of active parents and teachers who support social and school events, to enhance the learning environment.
Aims of the FoBFS
FoBFS Committee Members
Lucy Rothwell/Nicky Thompson – Chair
Shan Hale - Treasurer
Sue Carling - Secretary
Donna Godfrey – Social Media
Cathy Timmis – Bids Co-ordinator
Clive Brazil - Stockroom
Fran Kendall - Website
Ben Sillince – School Liaison
Since forming in April 2012, the FoBFS have been active at all school events throughout the year, raising over £6000.
FoBFS Programme for 2016/17
As part of the wider school community you are already a member of FoBFS. If you are interested in helping at any event or joining the FoBFS Committee, please email:
This year we say farewell to Richard Deverson our Chair and Rebecca Townsend our Secretary who have stepped down after being involved with FoBFS since the beginning. We would like to thank them both for everything they have done to help the Committee become so successful. New committee members have joined but there is always room for more. Anybody interested in joining us can come along at 8pm on the 15 March, 2017 at the Eastfield Pub, Henleaze. There is a lot of exciting events in the next few months please check out the programme and come along and support us.
This year FoBFS has purchased a pool table for the Sixth Form, and following a round of bidding fining has been agreed to support the following projects:
Projects funded in previous years:
All bids for funding from the staff and student council are considered by the FoBFS committee and decided by the majority vote.