News Archive

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Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 May 2018

Monday 21 May

Due to preparations taking place for the service on Tuesday 22 May, our regular services will be said by the Dean and clergy team. The building will be closed to the public.

Tuesday 22 May

Due to the National Service of Commemoration for the First Anniversary of the Manchester Attack, Manchester Cathedral will be closed to the public. Our regular services will be said by the Dean and clergy team.

Published: 17 May 2018

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Future editions of Cathedral News

Up till now, Cathedral News has been published ten times a year, with two-monthly issues appearing in August and December. For budgetary reasons, printed editions of Cathedral News will now be published quarterly, with the next printed issues appearing in August and December.

Published: 01 May 2018

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Capture the Cathedral is now open!

The Capture the Cathedral photography competition is now in its sixth year. The competition has produced some absolutely stunning images of one of the oldest buildings in Manchester. It is open to absolutely everyone; whether or not you fancy yourself as the next David Bailey, are studying photography at school or college or just happen to be visiting.

Published: 24 April 2018

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AGM & Easter Vestry Reports

The AGM & Easter Vestry Reports are now available for download in readiness for the meeting on Sunday 29 April 2018.

Published: 20 April 2018

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Manchester Together - 22 May 2018

Manchester City Council have announced further details of plans to commemorate one year since the 22 May 2017 terror attack.

The events are based around two themes: Remembrance, Reflection and a Celebration of Life – recognising each of the 22 people who lost their lives in the attack, those who were injured and first responders, and Manchester Together – embracing the solidarity shown by the city.

Published: 17 April 2018

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National Cathedrals Conference: Sacred Spaces

National Cathedrals Conference: Sacred Spaces

The National Cathedrals Conference will take place from 17 to 20 September 2018 in Manchester . This will be the first time that cathedral clergy, lay staff and chapter and council members will all gather under one roof to discuss and facilitate development of a strategic vision for the future direction of cathedrals. Entitled “Sacred Space: Common Ground”, the conference will see delegates gathering over four days. It will be addressed by the Archbishops of Canterbury and York.

Published: 11 April 2018

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Farewell to Martin Taylor

Farewell to Martin Taylor

Cathedral Verger, Martin Taylor has decided to leave the Cathedral and will be verging for the last time on Easter Day, 1 April 2018.

Published: 28 March 2018

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Introducing our new Verger

Introducing our new Verger

On Sunday 25 March, William Nightingale joined the Cathedral team as a verger.

Here are a few words from William:

“Hello there! My name is William Nightingale and I am looking forward to working at the Cathedral as the new verger.

Published: 28 March 2018

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Holy Week and Easter

Holy Week and Easter

Come and worship with us at the Cathedral during this Lent and Easter to remember the reason for the season - the death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.



Published: 28 March 2018

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Joint Pastoral Letter

The Archbishops have issued a pastoral letter following the end of the hearing which took place over the last three weeks as part of the Independent Inquiry on Child Sexual Abuse.

“We are writing to you to ask for your prayers as Holy Week begins and as the Independent Inquiry on Child Sexual Abuse has finished its hearing into matters in the Diocese of Chichester. Please will you pray this Holy Week especially for all those involved, and for all affected by safeguarding issues.”

Published: 26 March 2018

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