News Archive: 2008

A message from the Dean

We are delighted to say that we are back to normal - the Cathedral is open every day from 7.30am to the close of Evensong at 6.15pm and all advertised events and services are taking place. We look forward to seeing many of you at the rescheduled Advent Carol Service on Sunday 7 December at 6.30pm…

Added Tuesday 2nd December 2008

CATHEDRAL CLOSED - MONDAY 1 DECEMBER 2008

Last updated 1/12/08 at 13:00 A serious incident occurred outside Guildford Cathedral yesterday afternoon (Sunday 30 November) in which a man was shot by police. The Cathedral, the offices and the Refectory are currently closed. We can confirm that Cathedral personnel were not involved or hurt a…

Added Monday 1st December 2008

Organathon Report

Thank you to everyone who supported last weekend's fantastic organ marathon. Organists past and present played from 8pm on Friday, through the night to 8pm (or just after) on Saturday. We are delighted to announce that over £8000 has been raised for the Cathedral's Music Development Foundati…

Added Wednesday 1st October 2008

SingUp Funding

Guildford Cathedral in partnership with Lanesborough School is delighted to have been awarded funding from Sing Up, the National Singing Programme, to provide Chorister Outreach to local primary schools. The partnership, in conjunction with Surrey Arts, the local Music Service, aims to promote si…

Added Tuesday 16th September 2008

Cathedral Choir USA Tour 2009

The Organists, Lay Clerks and Boy Choristers of Guildford Cathedral Choir are going on tour to the USA from 13 - 20 February 2009. A programme of fundraising events is being organised by the boys' parents to help fund the tour. Sponsorship of any kind will also be gratefully accepted, we need help…

Added Wednesday 23rd July 2008