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Calling all singers!

Date online: 8 January 2019

Calling all singers? The Voluntary Choir is recruiting

Manchester Cathedral Voluntary Choir is recruiting new members. The choir usually meets at least twice each week to rehearse and sing for services and concerts within the Cathedral timetable.

‘Bringing Communities Together with Hobbies’

Date online: 3 January 2019

‘Bringing Communities Together with Hobbies’

Hate crime is defined as any crime targeted at a person because of hostility or prejudice towards that person’s: disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender ...

Greater Manchester peacemakers raise almost £800 for Christian Aid

Date online: 18 December 2018

On Saturday 15 December, over 900 people took a break from Christmas shopping to attend Manchester Cathedral’s annual Christmas Carol sing-along. The sing-along was free to attend but shoppers ...

Canon Wray's Sock Day Appeal

Date online: 17 December 2018

A blue sock collection box in front of a stained glass window

The Canon Wray Sock Appeal is back and you can drop off new pairs of socks right up until the official anniversary of this historic legacy on the 21 January. Manchester Cathedral can find a good home ...

Christmas at Manchester Cathedral

Date online: 11 December 2018

Christmas Services

There are a number of Christmas services and events taking place this year. Please join us.

Christian Aid and Manchester Cathedral invites Greater Manchester to be peacemakers this Christmas

Date online: 28 November 2018

Christian Aid and Manchester Cathedral invites Greater Manchester to be peacemakers this Christmas

This Christmas, Christian Aid and Manchester Cathedral have partnered together to support peacemaking work around the world at the annual Christmas Sing Along on Saturday 15 December. People across ...

Launching on Saturday 1 December - Manchester Cathedral Radio returns for Christmas!

Date online: 28 November 2018

Manchester Cathedral Radio, hosted by BBC Radio Manchester's Mike Shaft, will broadcast a unique blend of Christmas songs and features over the Christmas period. Listeners will gain an insight into ...

Cash for Kids Mission Christmas

Date online: 15 November 2018

Cash for Kids Mission Christmas

1 in 3 children in Greater Manchester live in households that are unable to heat their homes, pay their rent or provide hot meals. Mission Christmas aims to help children in families who face these ...

Team Cathedral raise over £2,100 for the Booth Centre

Date online: 13 November 2018

Team Cathedral raise over £2,100 for the Booth Centre

On Friday 9 November, over 520 people slept outside Manchester Cathedral to raise money for the Booth Centre and to raise awareness homelessness in our city.

Pilgrimage to The Holy Land

Date online: 8 November 2018

Be a part of The Dean of Manchester's Pilgrimage to The Holy Land and Jordan from 12 to 22 November 2019.

2018 Christmas Card is now on sale!

Date online: 6 November 2018

2018 Christmas Card is now on sale!

The 2018 Cathedral Christmas card is now on sale.The card features a photo of Manchester Cathedral in the snow. Inside reads: "Christmas Greetings" and white envelopes are included. 15cm x 10cm. ...

Manchester Cathedral to take part in Battle’s Over – commemorating 100 years since the end of WWI

Date online: 5 November 2018

Manchester Cathedral to take part in Battle’s Over – commemorating 100 years since the end of WWI

On Sunday 11 November, Manchester Cathedral will play its part in Battle’s Over, an international commemoration marking 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of World War I.

Guess who's winging their way back to Manchester Cathedral!

Date online: 23 October 2018

Guess who's winging their way back to Manchester Cathedral!

Over the summer we hosted twenty bees as part of Bee in the City including Bee-member: Lest we forget designed by pupils from Gorse Hall Primary School in Stalybridge. Their bee was inspired by and a ...

Cards For Good Causes

Date online: 23 October 2018

Cards For Good Causes

Cards for Good Causes supports more than 250 UK national and local charities by selling Christmas cards online and through 300 seasonal pop-up shops.

Pilgrimage to Auschwitz

Date online: 17 October 2018

Pilgrimage to Auschwitz

Up to thirty places are available for this incredible pilgrimage to Auschwitz to visit the sites where thousands of people, mostly Jews, were put to death in the Holocaust. This will no doubt, be a ...

Tickets are now on sale for Handel's Messiah

Date online: 15 October 2018

Tickets are now on sale for Handel's Messiah

A truly traditional Christmas treat, Manchester Baroque presents Messiah by G. F. Handel on Saturday 8 December 2018 (7pm), performed by Manchester Cathedral Choir