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3 09, 2019

New Priest at the Cathedral

2019-09-03T15:46:53+01:00 Categories: Latest News, News|

We welcome Fr Simon Davies to the Cathedral where he will be Assistant Priest. Fr Simon was Ordained in July 2019 in the Cathedral. During his time on placement at St Laurence’s Church in Cambridge as part of his training for the priesthood, he was interviewed by Sarah Sykes for – we have copied this text […]

6 11, 2018

Cathedral Christmas Celebration 2018

2018-11-06T18:54:52+01:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, Christmas, Music Events|

This year, the Cathedral Choir will be kicking off the lead up to Christmas with a Christmas Celebration Concert on Wednesday 19th December at 7:30pm. This will be an opportunity to hear the Cathedral Adult Choir and Children’s Choir singing some of the most famous and well loved Christmas songs, plus some which you might […]

19 02, 2018

Lunchtime Concerts – March 2018

2018-02-19T12:36:53+01:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, Music Events|

Please find details of the lunchtime concerts below. We’re delighted to welcome Simon Carter, one of our new Choral Scholars, to sing the concert on the 14th March.

A particular highlight will be the concert by the Fitzalan Consort, a vocal ensemble with a particular interest in Early Music. They will be performing Gibbons, Tallis, Byrd, and […]

4 10, 2017

Choral Concert by Leeds’ St Peter’s Singers

2017-10-12T17:31:01+01:00 Categories: Latest News, Music Events|

On Sunday 22nd October at 1pm, we welcome to the Cathedral St Peter’s Singers, one of the foremost chamber choirs in West Yorkshire, under the direction of Dr Simon Lindley and with the accompaniment of David Houlder on the Cathedral Organ.

Leeds Minster-based St Peter’s Singers will be touring East Anglia from Saturday 21 October until […]

4 09, 2017

September Lunchtime Concerts

2017-09-06T11:21:27+01:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, Music Events|

Details of the forthcoming lunchtime concerts in the Cathedral are available here. Admission free, Retiring Collection.

13th September sees the first visit of Clarinet Trio ‘Concord’ to our Cathedral. Deborah, Jacquie & Yvonne will be playing a varied selection of music for your enjoyment, and there will also be some solo items as well.

27th September Cathedral Master of […]

25 08, 2017

Visitation of Fatima Statue and Relics

2017-08-25T13:10:06+01:00 Categories: Latest News|

On September 23 and 24, the Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima and the Relics of Saints Jacinta and Francisco will be visiting St John’s Cathedral in Norwich, as part of the visit to all the Cathedrals of England and Wales.

This programme began on […]

1 06, 2017

June Lunchtime Concerts

2017-06-01T17:12:23+01:00 Categories: Latest News|


Lunchtime Concerts

The series of Lunchtime Concerts in the Cathedral resumes on Wednesday with a piano recital given by Constance Leung.

Admission free, retiring collection. All welcome!

14 03, 2017

Lunchtime Concerts – April 2017

2017-03-14T15:10:38+01:00 Categories: Latest News|

We are pleased to release details of our lunchtime concerts in April. Due to Holy Week and Easter Week, we can only hold two, but they’re two not to be missed.

Firstly, Sam Kibble is our Tenor Lay Clerk here at the Cathedral, and he will be giving a concert on Wednesday 5th April with Daniel […]

20 02, 2017

Ash Wednesday Masses

2017-02-21T20:56:34+01:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, News|

Wednesday 1st of March is the beginning of Lent.

This is a season of great grace, Pope Francis said in his Ash Wednesday Homily last year: ‘Lent is a privileged time for prayer’, and he quoted St. Augustine, who described fasting and almsgiving as “the two wings of prayer,” because they are signs of humility and […]

10 02, 2017

Lunchtime Concerts – February 2017

2017-02-10T16:12:18+01:00 Categories: Music Events|

Our Lunchtime Concert series continues on Wednesday 15th February at 1pm, with Helen Strange (Soprano) singing a selection of English Song, including music by Howells, Finzi, and Quilter.

Admission Free, with retiring collection.

29 11, 2016

Tambogrande Fundraising Weekend

2016-11-29T19:35:46+01:00 Categories: Tambogrande|

A huge Thank You to all our parishioners & clergy for your generosity, help and practical support for the Tambogrande fundraising weekend:

  • The Stall for Cakes, Crafts, Dolls (‘Guess My Name’ and Raffle) plus donations raised £469,
  • The Race Night organised by The Knights of Saint Columba raised £225,
  • and a further donation of £111 […]
8 11, 2016

The Big Christmas Sing

2017-02-06T20:46:11+01:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, Christmas, Learning, Music Events|

Thursday 22nd December

1pm – 2pm

Frazzled by Christmas shopping? Want to recapture the spirit of the season…? Fancy a bit of a festive singsong? Then come and join us for the Big Christmas Sing!

As part of our usual Wednesday lunchtime concert series, we invite you on a joyful, festive and (hopefully!) tuneful tour of the cathedral.

Join […]