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Category: Faith

First World War Card

Categories: Announcement, Events, Faith

Celebrated local artist Caroline Hervey-Bathurst has designed a special prayer card to commemorate the part the Cathedral will play in marking the centenary of the start of the First World War. They will be given to everyone who joins a tour that talks about the Cathedral’s story during the war, and which take place on […]

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The Requiem Eucharist for Canon Michael St.John-Channell

Categories: Faith

The Requiem Eucharist for the late Canon Michael St.John-Channell, formerly Canon Precentor of Winchester took place at 1030 on Friday 14 March 2014. The President at the Requiem Eucharist was The Dean of Winchester, The Very Revd James Atwell. The address was given by The Bishop of Pontefract, The Rt Revd Tony Robinson. The music […]

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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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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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New Canon Precentor Announced

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The Bishop of Winchester, The Rt Revd Tim Dakin, has today announced that Revd Sue Wallace is to be the new Canon Precentor and Sacrist of Winchester Cathedral.  She will join the Winchester Cathedral Chapter from Leeds Minster and brings with her a wealth of experience in music and the creative arts, and in working […]

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Annual Report and Accounts 2013

Categories: Announcement, Community, Faith, News

Winchester Cathedral has today published its Annual Report and Accounts for the period 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013. Alongside the customary reports from The Dean and Receiver General are those on Worship, Education and Spirituality. A Year in View does just that, with pictures and stories from the year, and there are features […]

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The Winchester Dialogues

Categories: Events, Faith, Media, News

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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Canon Keith Walker

Categories: Announcement, Community, Faith

I am sorry to announce that Canon Keith Walker, formerly Canon Librarian at the Cathedral, has recently died after a long illness. Keith’s contribution to the artistic landscape of the Cathedral was immense and many will remember his fine preaching. His funeral will be on Wednesday 21 August at 2.30pm in the Quire, followed by […]

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Turkey Pilgrimage 2013

Categories: Community, Faith, History

Here is an extended version of the piece by Christine Curzon Lewis on the Dean’s Pilgrimage to Turkey, which was printed in the July newsletter. Click here to view the leaflet.

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The Winchester Tapestries

Categories: Community, Faith, Media, News, Press releases

At the Winchester Festival Evensong on 7 July 2013 new tapestries were dedicated for the High Altar of Winchester Cathedral. Formed of a frontal and a dorsal, they have been created by Maggi Hambling CBE and made at the Ateliers Pinton in the Aubusson region of France. They represent the collaboration of an outstanding contemporary […]

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