News

Category: Announcement

The Re-Opening of the Learning Centre

Categories: Announcement, Appeal, Events

HM LORD-LIEUTENANT OPENS WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL’S REFURBISHED LEARNING CENTRE Tuesday 2 September On Tuesday 2 September Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire, Dame Mary Fagan, DCVO, JP, formally opened Winchester Cathedral’s refurbished Learning Centre (formerly the Education Centre), followed by a Blessing by The Dean of Winchester, The Very Revd James Atwell. The keys to the newly […]

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The Funeral Service for Derek Boardman

Categories: Announcement

The Service for Derek Boardman will take place in the Cathedral at 3pm on Thursday 4 September. Derek passed away on 16 August after a long illness. He and Pat were familiar faces within the cathedral volunteer community. They began their association with the Cathedral as Triforium Stewards and as volunteers introducing people to the […]

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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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