Category: Community

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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Lecture at Winchester Cathedral, 2nd June 2014 – A History of the Daily Office

Categories: Community, Events, Sermons

Lecture given by Benedict Yates on 2nd June 2014. – The original version of this contains images which we are unable to include here, if you wish a copy of the original version please request one via e-mail to (This lecture was intended to give an explanation of the origins and purposes behind the development of the […]

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Winchester Cathedral Carol Services 2013

Categories: Announcement, Community, Events, Faith

When are the Services? The Winchester Cathedral Carol Services take place on: Wednesday 18 December 2013 Thursday 19 December 2013 Saturday 21 December 2013 Doors will be opened at 5.20 each evening, the Dean will introduce the service at 6.15 and the liturgy will start at 6.30. Do I need a ticket? The first Carol […]

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Christmas Countdown

Categories: Announcement, Community, Events, Media, News

As Winchester Cathedral’s highly renowned and highly popular Christmas Market and Ice Rink are in the final stages of preparation for opening on 21 November, let’s look ahead to what there is to tantalise this year. Christmas Market Thu 21 Nov – Sun 22 Dec 2013, 10am – 6pm Sun – Wed and 10am – […]

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HRH The Earl of Wessex to be Patron of the Cathedral Appeal

Categories: Announcement, Community, History, Media, News

His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex is now the Royal Patron of the Winchester Cathedral capital Appeal. The Cathedral Appeal sets out to transform the experience of Cathedral visitors through much needed expert conservation and repair of the Cathedral’s fabric, three new exhibitions called Kings and Scribes – The Birth of a Nation giving […]

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Cathedral Closed 15 – 18 October

Categories: Announcement, Community

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors from 8.30am – 4pm on Tuesday 15, Wednesday 16, Thursday 17 and Friday 18 October for the University of Winchester graduation ceremonies. Services will take place as normal. For a full list of service times click here.

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