COVID-19 update: The cathedral is not currently open for general visits or tours but remains open for private prayer and reflection 11-3pm. All services are now online only and everyone is welcome to join.

News & Sermons

Important update to public services

January 15, 2021

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  COVID-19 update: Gathering for public worship, in the cathedral building, is currently suspended Sadly, and after much consideration, the... View More

Winchester Cathedral welcomes new COO and CFO as it looks to the future .

January 13, 2021

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Winchester Cathedral welcomes new COO and CFO as it looks to the future. As Winchester Cathedral embarks on its next... View More

Winchester bell celebrates its 400th anniversary on New Year’s Day

December 28, 2020

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Winchester Cathedral now houses one of the oldest bells in the city, with New Year’s Day marking its 400th anniversary.... View More

Advent 4 Sunday 20 December 2020

December 21, 2020

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By The Very Revd Catherine Ogle About 600 years ago, in the wonderful city of Florence, in the Dominican monastery... View More

Third Sunday of Advent 15:30 Evensong

December 13, 2020

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Isaiah 12 In that day you will say: “I will praise you, Lord. Although you were angry with me, your... View More

A Message from Dean Catherine

December 9, 2020

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A Message from Dean Catherine: Dear brothers and sisters, This year we have become accustomed to accepting changes and restrictions... View More

I’m not the Messiah!

December 6, 2020

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I’m not the Messiah! Advent 2 2020- Evensong Romans 15:4-13, Matthew 11.2–11 Aren’t you ready for a change? Asked canon... View More

Are you ready for something better than this?

December 6, 2020

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Are you ready for something better than this? This pandemic, I mean. This life of lockdown. This Tier 2 limit... View More

Christmas Day 2020

December 4, 2020

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Happy Christmas! I’ve a joke for you, it’s not a great joke but it’s timely. Why couldn’t Mary and Joseph... View More

Advent Sunday 2020

November 29, 2020

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Isa 64:1-9 I gather that a world record exists for the longest amount of time spent living in a tree... View More