News

Corona Virus Information

Date online: 13 March 2020

Following advice issued recently by the Church of England, in order to minimise the spread of any infections we ask you do not shake hands with others at the sharing of the Peace, and that you ...

Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition 2020

Date online: 6 March 2020

Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition 2020

Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition 2020 is now open for entry.

Ashes to Go

Date online: 25 February 2020

Ashes to Go

On Wednesday 26 February from 10:30am until 12noon #AshesToGo will be offered on Market Street in Manchester City Centre. Come and receive the cross and share a prayer with our ashing teams.

Pilgrim Passports now available in Manchester Cathedral

Date online: 19 February 2020

Pilgrim Passports now available in Manchester Cathedral

Pilgrim passports are now available in every Church of England cathedral as part of the national campaign for 2020 Year of Cathedrals, Year of Pilgrimage.These passport sized booklets have been ...

Lunchtime Organ Recitals

Date online: 17 February 2020

Lunchtime Organ Recitals

Lunchtime Organ Recitals given by pupils from Chetham's School of Music at 12:30pm. Dates as per the attached flyer, and listed on our Events pages.

Special Tours in 2020

Date online: 17 February 2020

Manchester Cathedral will be running some special tours in 2020, please take note of the following dates:Sunday 26 April and Friday 21 August at 2pm - Stained Glass Tour The history of Manchester ...

Children's Choir, Saturday February 15

Date online: 11 February 2020

Please note that Children's Choir will be suspended for the Half Term Break this Saturday, 15 February. Sessions will resume the following Saturday at 10am.

Lent Course

Date online: 23 January 2020

Canon Dr David Holgate will be offering five Monday evening sessions on Biblical Interpretation based on his own book The SCM Studyguide to Biblical Interpretation.David’s co-author, Dr Rachel ...

Tear and Repair A "Healing Through Weaving" Exhibition at Manchester Cathedral from 15 February – 13 March 2020

Date online: 16 January 2020

Tear and Repair A "Healing Through Weaving" Exhibition at Manchester Cathedral from 15 February – 13 March 2020

A Healing through Weaving Exhibition at Manchester Cathedral15 Feb – 13 March 2020 “Tear and Repair” saw the collaboration of Textile Artist Nicola Moody with “Azalea” a Luton based ...

MasterChef puts Cathedral on culinary map

Date online: 22 November 2019

MasterChef puts Cathedral on culinary map

When you think of a 600-year-old cathedral you may not associate such a traditional community hub with exciting food and drink but Manchester Cathedral is about to change that. A MasterChef ...

Introducing Nita Saleem

Date online: 20 November 2019

Introducing Nita Saleem

A warm welcome to the new manager of our Visitor Centre, Nita Saleem

Loved and Lost Exhibit to open in Sheffield

Date online: 24 October 2019

Loved and Lost Exhibit to open in Sheffield

Loved and Lost was much appreciated when it was exhibited during Lent 2019, and will shortly be appearing at Weston Park Museum, Sheffield, opening in December. To coincide with the exhibition, Simon ...

Introducing the Sydney Nicholson Organ Scholar

Date online: 10 October 2019

Introducing the Sydney Nicholson Organ Scholar

Introducing our new Sydney Nicholson Organ Scholar, Saul Knights.

Winners of Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition 2019

Date online: 3 October 2019

We are pleased to announce the winners and runners-up in this year's poetry competition and are extremely grateful to the judge this year, Anthony Wilson, poet and educator.

Change to weekly bellringing times

Date online: 23 September 2019

From Wednesday 16 October 2019, the Cathedral's weekly bellringing practice will take place in the earlier timeslot of 7-9pm.

Visitor information for Monday 2 September 2019

Date online: 29 August 2019

Manchester Cathedral will be closed to visitors for three hours on Monday 2 September 2019 between 9.30am and 12.30pm.