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Manchester Cathedral to welcome thousands of visitors this Christmas

Manchester Cathedral to welcome thousands of visitors this Christmas

We have been celebrating Christmas at Manchester Cathedral for almost 600 years and the traditions continue throughout this festive period. During December, Manchester Cathedral will welcome thousands of visitors from around the world as we host carol concerts and Christmas services for Manchester’s favourite charities including Henshaws, Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and The Christie.

Published: 07 December 2016

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We are a Cash for Kids Mission Christmas drop-off point!

We are a Cash for Kids Mission Christmas drop-off point!

The statistics are shocking: one in three children are still living in severe poverty in Greater Manchester. This means there are children going to bed without a hot meal in a house without central heating. It also means that 150,000 children in our city will not have a present to open on Christmas Day.

Published: 01 December 2016

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£500,000 grant for Manchester Cathedral from the First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund

The final phase of a two year grants programme to English cathedrals for urgent repairs has been announced. Grants totalling £5,423,000 have been awarded to 24 Church of England and Catholic cathedrals for repairs including to stained glass windows, stone pinnacles, and roofs as well as drainage and lighting. Manchester Cathedral has been awarded £500,000 for emergency repair works needed to its tower.

Published: 29 November 2016

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Manchester Cathedral in Digital Radio Launch

Manchester Cathedral in Digital Radio Launch

Manchester’s imposing Cathedral is the unlikely setting for a ‘pop-up’ DAB digital radio station this Christmas. MCR - Manchester Cathedral Radio will broadcast a unique blend of Christmas songs and features from 9:00am on Thursday 1 December through until 6:00pm on Thursday 5 January.

Published: 21 November 2016

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Memorial service for Revd Canon Professor John Atherton

Memorial service for Revd Canon Professor John Atherton

Thursday 17 November 2016 (3pm)

There will be a memorial service for Revd Canon Professor John Atherton. Canon Atherton was a Canon Theologian at Manchester Cathedral for twenty years until his retirement in 2004.

Published: 14 November 2016

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Modern Slavery. Not Gone. Not Forgotten

Modern Slavery. Not Gone. Not Forgotten

On Monday 7 November, The Very Revd Rogers Govender, Dean of Manchester, hosted ‘Modern Slavery: Not Gone. Not Forgotten. This was a multi-faith, multi-agency public event aiming to raise awareness of Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking in Greater Manchester and what is being done to tackle it.

Published: 14 November 2016

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Heavenly Honey - 2016 Harvest In Stock

Heavenly Honey - 2016 Harvest In Stock

Heavenly Honey produced by our very own beehives on the roof of Manchester Cathedral (limited quantities available).

Published: 08 November 2016

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Christmas at Manchester Cathedral

Christmas at Manchester Cathedral

During December, there are lots of fantastic concerts and services taking place at Manchester Cathedral.

From charity events for St Ann’s Hospice, Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and many more to the Cathedral Sing-along and the very popular Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols. We hope you will be able to join us for one of these events.

Details of the events, including ticket information are available on the events section of the website.

Visit our events page for full details.

Published: 03 November 2016

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Manchester Cathedral Christmas Card is now on sale

Manchester Cathedral Christmas Card is now on sale

The Manchester Cathedral Christmas Card is now on sale.

Pack of 10 x 2016 Cathedral Christmas Cards. There are two designs in the pack (five of each). Inside reads: “Christmas Blessings” and white envelopes are included. 15cm x 10.5cm. £3.99 per pack.

Available from St Denys' Bookshop or via or our online shop.

Published: 03 November 2016

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Team Cathedral to sleep out this Friday

Team Cathedral to sleep out this Friday

There are only a few days until Team Cathedral sleep outside to raise money for the Booth Centre.

You can help us to support the work that the Booth Centre does for homeless people in Manchester by sponsoring Team Cathedral.

If you have already sponsored the team, thank you!

Published: 02 November 2016

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