“In Exeter, the inspiration behind bringing Best Bar None to the city was the Rugby World Cup. Three matches will take place in Exeter and so there was a general desire to ensure that visitors to the city will have a good experience.
With thanks to Aaron, Preston & South Ribble Street Pastors, Ershad, Gourmet n Grill and Dave Brown. Since the filming of this video, Aaron has moved on from his job at the Gourmet n Grill.
‘I wanted to get involved because I heard about it after going to church for many years – you sit there and think “How can I help?”’
There are advantages and disadvantages to being a younger street pastor. I am closer to the age of many of the people that I’m likely to see out in the pubs in the village.
The editor of AboutMyArea, Portsmouth’s community website, spent an evening with the Portsmouth team and asked them what motivates them to give up their Saturday nights.