News

Re-opening for Private Prayer

Date online: 12 June 2020

In line with advice from HM Government and the Church of England, and respecting strict social distancing, Manchester Cathedral will be open to the public for private prayer from Monday 15 June...

Black Lives Matter Reflection

Date online: 9 June 2020

In this Black Lives Matter Reflection for the Protest and Prayer Evening, the Dean of Manchester calls upon the Church of England to become more inclusive of BAME laity and clergy and to offer an ...

The Dean's Sermon for the Feast of Pentecost

Date online: 1 June 2020

Watch the Dean of Manchester as he preaches his sermon for St Matthew's, Hayfields, Pietermaritzburg, SA, on the Feast of Pentecost Sunday, 31 May 2020.

Act of Remembrance at 9am on Friday 22 May 2020

Date online: 18 May 2020

On Friday 22 May at 9am an 'Act of Remembrance' to mark the third anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack will take place as part of our Morning Prayer. We will pray for all who were killed and ...

The Big Picnic for Hope

Date online: 1 May 2020

The Big Picnic for Hope

Join in the ‘Big Picnic for Hope’ on Friday 8 May by having a picnic at home to help honour heroes past and present. Send us your photos and join others around the country doing the same using ...

A Video Message from the Dean of Manchester

Date online: 23 April 2020

A Video Message from the Dean of Manchester

The Dean of Manchester has recorded a short video message for the Feast of St. George...

Manchester Cathedral to Turn Blue for NHS Staff and All Key Workers

Date online: 15 April 2020

Manchester Cathedral is teaming up with one of its long-standing event production partners, Sterling Event Group, to illuminate the façade of the magnificent building in a blue hue in a show of ...

Aspects of Black

Date online: 9 April 2020

In this time when we are closed to visitors because of the Covid19 pandemic, Manchester Cathedral invites you to visit our virtual art exhibition Aspects of Black by the German artist and death and ...

From the Education Department

Date online: 23 March 2020

Due to the Covid19 pandemic, educational visits to the Cathedral have been suspended until further notice.Bookings from June onward will be held for those who have already booked and will be ...

Cathedral Closed To Public

Date online: 23 March 2020

Cathedral Closed To Public

Following the changes in Government advice, we have taken the difficult decision to close the Cathedral to the public with immediate effect.Please do not come to the Cathedral until further ...

Manchester Cathedral Live Streamed Services

Date online: 20 March 2020

Manchester Cathedral Live Streamed Services

If you would like to follow our services of Morning and Evening Prayer as you join us via Facebook Live, there are a number of options.

Bach Goldberg Variations 21 March Cancelled

Date online: 17 March 2020

We are sorry to announce that this Saturday's performance of Bach's Goldberg Variations has been cancelled. Please contact Ticketsource or your ticket vendor in order to negotiate any compensation.

Julian Prayer Group suspended until further notice

Date online: 17 March 2020

Our Julian Prayer Group meetings every third Tuesday have been suspended until September.

Eucharistic Adoration Cancellation

Date online: 17 March 2020

Our Wednesday 12 noon Eucharistic Adoration has been suspended until further notice.

Children's Choir Cancelled

Date online: 16 March 2020

Children's Choir is cancelled for the foreseeable future, as a precaution against potential spread of the Covid-19 virus.

Be A Chorister For A Day Cancelled

Date online: 16 March 2020

We are sorry to announce that BACFAD this Saturday (21 March) will now not be happening, due to precautions against Covid-19.