News

Category: Announcement

First World War Vigil

Categories: Announcement, Community, Faith

As part of the national commemoration of the centenary of the commencement of The First World War, Winchester Cathedral will be holding an hour-long vigil on Monday 4 August, from 10 – 11pm for which there is no charge and all are welcome. Including, reflections, music and readings, the service will also coincide with the […]

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The next Bishop of Basingstoke

Categories: Announcement, Faith

The Reverend Canon David Williams, currently Vicar of Christ Church Winchester, will be the next Bishop of Basingstoke, Downing Street announced today. He will be ordained in a service in Winchester Cathedral on 19 September. David succeeds the Right Reverend Peter Hancock, now the Bishop of Bath and Wells.  David has served in the Diocese […]

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Cathedral receives two business awards

Categories: Announcement

The Cathedral has recently received two business awards. The Winchester BID Commitment to the City award, which was handed over at a ceremony in Winchester Guildhall on Friday 13 June, is in recognition of just that. The citation reads: As well as winning national acclaim the Cathedral has been endorsed by a variety of people […]

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New Events List Published

Categories: Announcement, Events

The latest version of Winchester Cathedral’s events list has recently been published and can be downloaded here. Running from May to December 2014 it contains information of all of the events currently in the programme including: A variety of tours (including this year’s Special Tours, First World 1 Tours, Jane Austen and others) Lunchtime Recitals […]

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Southern Cathedrals Festival Tickets now on sale

Categories: Announcement, Events, Music

16 – 20 JULY 2014 Winchester Cathedral Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Southern Cathedrals Festival, a celebration of church music sung by the Cathedral Choirs of Chichester, Salisbury and Winchester and, this year, held in Winchester between 16 and 20 July. Recognising this year’s commemoration, not only of the 100th anniversary of […]

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Crypt partially re-opens

Categories: Announcement

We are pleased to be able to say that, although there are currently no guided tours of the Crypt as a result of water levels, the viewing platform has now reopened.

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Jon Snow to be the fourth of the Winchester Dialogues

Categories: Announcement, Events

Spring 2014 Winchester Cathedral/Guildhall, 7pm Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow, a former chorister at Winchester Cathedral, is just announced as the fourth member of the Spring quartet of Winchester Dialogues, which starts this Friday with John Simpson. Following-on from the highly-acclaimed series of Dialogues in the autumn, which included Lord Hurd, Frank Field, MP, […]

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Canon Michael

Categories: Announcement

We have all been coming to terms with the sudden loss of Canon Michael St John Channell and thinking particularly of his family and those close to him. I am now able to share details of the funeral service which will take place at Winchester Cathedral. It will be on Friday 14 March at 10.30am […]

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The Winchester Dialogues – Spring 2014

Categories: Announcement, Events, Faith

Spring 2014 Winchester Guildhall Following-on from the highly-acclaimed series of Dialogues in the autumn, which included Lord Hurd, Frank Field, MP, Maria Miller MP, and The Bishop of Winchester in conversation with John Miller, the next series is well and truly on its way. 28 February John Simpson, CBE BBC World Affairs Editor 28 March […]

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