News

The Archbishop of Canterbury opens the National Cathedrals Conference

Date online: 18 September 2018

On Monday 17 September, delegates from cathedrals around the country and beyond arrived at Manchester Cathedral for the first day of the National Cathedral Conference: Sacred Space.

Cathedrals from around the United Kingdom decamp to Manchester for the first National Cathedrals Conference

Date online: 13 September 2018

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 ...

An Audience with Fr Michael Lapsley SSM at Manchester Cathedral

Date online: 12 September 2018

An Audience with Fr Michael Lapsley SSM at Manchester Cathedral

On Thursday 13 September 2018 (2.30pm-4.30pm) The Challenging Hate Forum will host a public event in the Nave in support of Hate Crime Awareness Week. The focus of the event will be on peace-building.

Challenging hate across the continents

Date online: 12 September 2018

South African priest and social justice activist Fr Michael Lapsley who lost both hands in a letter bomb attack, is to share a platform with Moss side anti-violence campaigner Dr Erinma Bell this ...

The winner of Capture the Cathedral: The People’s Choice 2018 is......

Date online: 13 August 2018

The winner of Capture the Cathedral: The People’s Choice 2018 is......

The annual Capture the Cathedral photography competition returned this year for its sixth year with over 200 photographs of our beautiful historic building submitted.

Peace and Unity - Our Manchester Our Communities

Date online: 31 July 2018

Peace and Unity - Our Manchester Our Communities

On Sunday 29 July 2018, the third annual 'Peace and Unity event took place at Manchester Reform Synagogue. The event was a free multi-faith/ community event which aimed to bring people together to ...

Changes to Worship times

Date online: 25 July 2018

The Dean and Cathedral Chapter have unanimously agreed to change the Cathedral’s Service Schedule.Saturday – 4.30pm Evening Prayer Monday – 5.30pm Evensong (4.30pm Evening Prayer ...

Capture the Cathedral: winners announced!

Date online: 23 July 2018

Cathedral Nave Spin by Lamar Francois

This year marks the sixth year of Capture the Cathedral, our annual photography competition. Every year the standard gets better and better as entrants seek to impress the judges with images of this ...

Introducing our new Verger

Date online: 9 July 2018

Photo of new Verger, Danny Pritchard Shepherd

On Monday 9 July we welcomed Danny Pritchard Shepherd to the staff team as our third verger.

Bee in the City

Date online: 4 July 2018

Bee in the City

Up to 30,000 children and young people are unleashing their creativity for Bee in the City, a mass participation public art trail taking place across Manchester from July until September.

Vacancy: Worship and Music Administrator

Date online: 28 June 2018

The Dean and Chapter seek to appoint a Worship & Music Administrator from August 2018. This full time, permanent position presents an exciting opportunity for an experienced administrator to join ...

Vacancy: Cantoris Tenor Lay Clerk

Date online: 15 June 2018

The Dean and Chapter seek to appoint a Cantoris Tenor Lay Clerk to join the Cathedral Choir from September 2018.

Faith and Peace-building: A Bigger Vision

Date online: 4 June 2018

I was recently attending an Asian event in the city and during the evening a colleague asked me why I am willing to attend such events given my role as an Anglican priest and dean of the Cathedral in ...

Volunteering opportunities available at the Booth Centre

Date online: 1 June 2018

The Booth Centre are looking for volunteers

Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Booth Centre. They welcome people to the Centre, signpost them to where they can get more help, give advice, help serve food and drinks, support the centre's ...

Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 May 2018

Date online: 17 May 2018

Monday 21 MayDue to preparations taking place for the service on Tuesday 22 May, our regular services will be said by the Dean and clergy team. The building will be closed to the ...

Future editions of Cathedral News

Date online: 1 May 2018

Up till now, Cathedral News has been published ten times a year, with two-monthly issues appearing in August and December. For budgetary reasons, printed editions of Cathedral News will now be ...