Category: Media

Winchester Cathedral Lanterns Galore

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Over 150 spectacularly coloured lanterns will take to the streets for the Winchester Cathedral LANTERN PARADE which leaves the from 6pm on Thursday 28th November. And from 5pm in the Cathedral Outer Close (Cathedral Grounds) there will be a FREE CONCERT with entertainment from 1950s band The Cadillacs, hosted by Wave 105FM’s Simon Clarke. The […]

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Christmas Countdown

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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

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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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Christmas Ice Rink Tickets now On Sale

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Winchester Cathedral Ice Rink Thu 21 Nov 2013 – Sun 5 Jan 2014 Open from 10am every day, last session starts at 7.30pm. Tickets are now on sale for Winchester Cathedral’s highly acclaimed Christmas Ice Rink. Situated at the heart of its Christmas Market, at the heart of Winchester Cathedral Close, and at the heart […]

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The Winchester Dialogues

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In June, Winchester Cathedral launched The Winchester Dialogues, the first series of which take place in the Autumn. The Winchester Dialogues is a new series of conversations with leading figures from the Church, the arts and politics, taking place in Winchester Guildhall in the autumn and, in the first series of four dialogues, the speakers […]

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£10.5m HLF Grant for Winchester Cathedral

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Winchester Cathedral is delighted to announce today that its second round application for £10.5m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has succeeded. This national grant has been awarded to enable essential repairs to the Cathedral fabric and conserve its medieval windows. It will also enable the development of three new major exhibitions. Kings and Scribes […]

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Special Tours of a Special Place

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You may think you know Winchester Cathedral, but are you interested in exploring further? Although tours of the Cathedral are available daily (except Sundays) throughout the year, the Cathedral will again be running its ever-popular Special Tours, starting on Wednesdays at 2.15pm from the end of July to end of September. This year’s series will […]

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We are delighted to announce that Quietus, a major solo exhibition of work by the celebrated British potter, Julian Stair will journey to the evocative and spiritual setting of Winchester Cathedral from 31 July – 1 October 2013. The exhibition, which opened to much acclaim at mima Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art in summer 2012, […]

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