News Archive: 2013

Cracking concert raises money for Cathedral Appeal

Cadenza Youth Choir and the Surrey Advanced Brass Ensemble gave a cracking concert in the Cathedral on Saturday evening. We are delighted to announce that the collection made a profit of £1,439.68 for the Guildford Cathedral Appeal. Thank you to everyone involved!

Added Monday 23rd December 2013

All bells in paradise - a new CD of Carols from Guildford Cathedral

A fabulous new CD sung by the men and boys of Guildford Cathedral Choir has arrived earlier than expected! We have put it on sale straight away in the Cathedral Shop, it is also available from the music office penny@guildford-cathedral.org. A perfect Christmas present for friends and family!

Added Tuesday 8th October 2013

Guildford Cathedral secures Heritage Lottery Fund support

Guildford Cathedral is pleased to announce that it has received initial support* from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a £4.5m bid for repairs to the Cathedral fabric and development of its project: Securing Guildford Cathedral’s future: treasures, memories and stories revealed. A …

Added Tuesday 8th October 2013

Future Plans: A Vision for 2020

Guildford Cathedral today announces a new strategy to secure its future at the heart of the Guildford community. The strategy includes an ambitious seven year plan for fundraising and investment and also reveals plans to sell some of the land on Stag Hill for proposed new housing.  The new D…

Added Thursday 26th September 2013

First sermon from The Very Revd Dianna Gwilliams

The Very Revd Dianna Gwilliams was installed as Dean of Guildford on Sunday 15 September. You can download the audio or read the text of the Dean's installation sermon.

Added Thursday 19th September 2013

Installation of the next Dean of Guildford

The Revd Canon Dianna Gwilliams will be installed as Dean of Guildford this Sunday at 3pm. Regrettably this service is for ticket holders only and we are full to capacity. Full service details can be found here. Click here to read the press release by the Diocese of Guildford.

Added Friday 13th September 2013

A Taste of the Flower Gala

Guildford Cathedral Flower Gala A Festival of Flowers Inspired by Poetry, 6-8 June 2013, designed by Paula Pryke For further images of the Flower Gala please click here Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex at the Preview Evening

Added Thursday 11th July 2013

Cathedral on Facebook and Twitter

Are you a Facebook user? - If so you may like to keep up to date with all the latest on www.facebook.com/GuildfordCathedral. If you are not currently signed up for Facebook but are thinking about investigating the world of social media, click on the link and you will be asked to create an account …

Added Monday 1st July 2013

New Dean of Guildford

Her Majesty The Queen has approved the nomination of the Revd Canon Dianna Gwilliams to be appointed as the new Dean of Guildford. Dianna is currently vicar of St Barnabas, Dulwich, foundation chaplain of Alleyn’s College of God’s Gift, Dulwich and she has recently finished a…

Added Tuesday 30th April 2013

Guildford Cathedral Receives Grant of £30,000 for vital roof repairs

We are delighted to have been awarded a grant of £30,000 to carry out essential repairs to the South-East section of the cathedral’s roofs. The grant was awarded by the Cathedral Fabric Repair fund, which is a partnership between the Wolfson Foundation, The Pilgrim Trust and the Cathed…

Added Tuesday 12th February 2013