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Information Session: Dean's Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2019

Information Session: Dean's Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2019

The Dean of Manchester is considering leading a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2019 as part of a journey of faith. As a result of feedback we have received, we are looking to host two information sessions later this year to get an indication of the level of interest, the sites that pilgrims would like to visit and the duration of the pilgrimage.

Published: 23 March 2018

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Manchester Cathedral to support Earth Hour 2018

On Saturday 24 March 2018 at 8.30pm, Manchester Cathedral will be turning off non-essential lights for one hour to support WWF’s Earth Hour.

Published: 21 March 2018

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Action Counters Terrorism: Report suspicious activity and behaviour to tackle terrorism

Manchester Cathedral urges the public to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious behaviour and activity.

Published: 20 March 2018

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National Cathedrals Conference: book before 31 March for early bird prices

National Cathedrals Conference: book before 31 March for early bird prices

The National Cathedrals Conference will take place from 17th to 20th 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.

Published: 14 March 2018

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Support the Booth Centre by signing up to Tour de Manc

The team at Tour de Manc have some exciting cycle rides planned this year for you to join, and the Booth Centre have been selected as one of Tour de Manc's headline charities!

​By taking part in a Tour de Manc cycling challenge, you can make a real difference for homeless people in our community.

Published: 07 March 2018

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Holy Week and Easter 2018

Holy Week and Easter 2018

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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The Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition returns for its 20th year!

The Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition returns for its 20th year!

First Prize £500 and Manchester Cathedral Poet of the Year 2018

Second Prize: £250 Third Prize: £150

Winners and seven runners-up will be invited to read their poetry at the Manchester Literature Festival event in October. The closing date for entries is Saturday 30 June 2018.

Published: 26 February 2018

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Statement on the closure of St Denys' Bookshop

“The Manchester Cathedral Visitor Centre Board is deeply saddened by the decision of St. Denys’ Bookshop to close after establishing itself at the Cathedral six years ago at the request of the Dean. Sue and Penny have wonderfully served the Church in Manchester for the past 35 years. Despite a request that they reconsider their decision to close, they have decided to close the shop at the end of February. This is unfortunate and will leave a huge gap in the provision of Christian resources to church communities in Manchester. We thank them for their service to the Church and wish them well in their future plans.”

Published: 22 February 2018

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Cathedral Verger - 6 months fixed term contract

The Chapter of Manchester Cathedral seeks to appoint a Cathedral Verger with exemplary team working skills and the capacity to work flexibly and effectively using their own initiative. Due to the nature of the work involved candidates for this full time position must be physically fit, comfortable working at height and be committed to the traditions of prayer and worship that underpin cathedral life.

Published: 22 February 2018

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Minutes of the AGM and Easter Vestry Meeting 2017

The draft minutes of the Annual General Meeting and Easter Vestry Meeting of 2017 are now available to download.

Published: 19 February 2018

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