News & Press

Star Gazing Evening

UPDATED INFORMATION : 20 January 11am Our prayers have been answered!  The latest weather forecast is for a clear but very cold evening for star gazing. Please wear warm clothing, take care in low lit areas and parents keep a close eye on your children - they remain your …

Added Tuesday 6th December 2016

Christmas Carol Concert with Age UK Surrey

As part of our monthly free coffee concerts we are delighted to welcome Age UK Surrey, their friends, families and the wider community to a morning of carol singing. The carols will be led by Rydes Hill School Choir and the Guildford Cathedral Singers, with Katy Silverman, our Organ Scho…

Added Thursday 1st December 2016

Christmas Wreath Making

Be the envy of your friends this Christmas and join us at one of our exclusive Christmas Wreath Making workshops where you will discover your creative talents and learn floristry skills to create and craft a beautiful Christmas Wreath for displaying at home or giving as a gift.   You will le…

Added Thursday 3rd November 2016

Perdita Hunt: Lecture postponed

We regret to announce that the Public Lecture by Perdita  Hunt to be held on 3 November has been postponed, an alternative date is being sought.  The next Public Lecture on the theme of International Development will be held on Thursday 17 November at 7.45pm, please register your in…

Added Wednesday 2nd November 2016

Archive Study Day: Wed 2 November

Are you interested in history, heritage or archives?  Do join us to explore the fascinating world of archiving at a FREE study day where we plan to take an open approach to archives and the work of archivists in general.. We are delighted to confirm our speakers and talks…

Added Wednesday 26th October 2016

Coffee concert with Colmore Brass

We are delighted to welcome Colmore Brass to perform at our October coffee concert to be held in the Marquee at Guildford Cathedral on Thursday 20 October, with free coffee served from 10.30am, the informal concert commences at 11.15am. Award winning Colmore Brass was formed in 2014, co…

Added Thursday 6th October 2016

Guildford Cathedral Appeal raises £6.9m

4,000 supporters help Guildford Cathedral Appeal raises £6.9m The Guildford Cathedral Appeal, which set out to raise over £7m to save and transform this iconic building, has raised over £6.9m – that’s 96% of its original target. The Dean of Guildford, the Very Reve…

Added Friday 22nd April 2016

New Bishop of Dorking announced

The new Bishop of Dorking will be The Revd Canon Dr Jo Bailey Wells. Jo is currently Chaplain to the Archbishop of Canterbury. She is expected to begin her new role in August. Jo, 50, was ordained in 1995 in the first wave of female priests. Between 1995 and 2001 she served as Chaplain and t…

Added Friday 8th April 2016

Current Vacancies

THe Chapter of Guildford Cathedral is looking to recruit: Bass Lay Clerk The vacancies page on our website gives full details of current job vacancies. We are always looking for volunteers to join our team. Volunteering opportunities and information can be found on our volunteer page. We h…

Added Tuesday 2nd February 2016

Site works

There have been several large-scale projects at the Cathedral in recent months. This news item points readers to the project information pages of this website and will be updated on a regular basis. The People’s Cathedral Project The project description can be found on The People's Cathedr…

Added Friday 29th January 2016