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Downton Abbey Country - 5 June

Join the Friends of Guildford Cathedral on a day trip to Downton Abbey Country. Depart from the Cathedral at 8.30am, arrive back at 6.00pm We begin at 'Yew Tree Farm', tour Downton Abbey Country in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds and take a cruise through serene and ancient Port Meadow into the heart …

Added Thursday 14th March 2019

Just a Minute - Thursday 2 May

Join the Friends of Guildford Cathedral at their  Just a Minute Quiz with Fish'n'Chip Supper Thursday 2 May at 6.30pm. This is a panel game in which the contestants are challenged to speak for one minute without hesitation, deviation or repetition on any subject that comes up on the cards.…

Added Thursday 14th March 2019

Pilgrimage to Oberammergau 5 - 12 September 2020

  The Guildford Cathedral Community Committee has arranged a pilgrimage to Oberammergau in September 2020 for the Friends and Community of Guildford Cathedral. We will fly to Frankfurt and then meander down the Romantic route by coach visiting Wurzburg, Rothenburg-ob-der-Tauber, Augsburg, W…

Added Monday 11th March 2019

Cathedral Tots 3 April

Cathedral Tots:   Wednesday 3 April, 10am - 11am A short informal service for parents/carers and their little ones in the Nave.  Join us for music, craft activities, story time and free play; plus the opportunity to chat over refreshments.   All parents/carers and their little o…

Added Monday 11th March 2019

Coffee Concert 28 March

We are looking forward to welcoming the Caledonia Trio for our next Coffee Concert on 28 March. The trio is a combination of Clarinet, Bassoon and Piano and is a new formation from the flexible wind ensemble. Playing music from Mendelssohn, Poulenc, Hurlstone and Rae, the trio are excited about b…

Added Friday 8th March 2019

Confessions and Spritual Conversations during Lent 2019

Lent Confessions It has long been the practice of many Christians to observe the Rite of Reconciliation (Confession) during Lent.  Clergy will be available in the Lady Chapel for an hour on the following dates throughout Lent: Monday 11 March 4pm – Canon Paul, Tuesday 19 March 2.30pm &…

Added Friday 8th March 2019

The Creation by Joseph Haydn - 27 April

The Cavatina Orchestra and Chamber Choir present a fundraising concert in aid of Guildford Cathedral on Saturday 27 April, 7.30 pm The Creation by Joseph Haydn Conductor: Max Todes Choral Director: Hannah Dienes-Williams Soloists: Millie Saba Davies, Harry Ross, Thomas Humphreys Tickets: &pou…

Added Sunday 3rd March 2019

New Cathedral Tower Tours

Guildford Cathedral will be welcoming visitors to explore its tunnel and its tower on Saturday 8 July as part of the Guildford Summer Festival at a special Open Day.   The Summer Celebration, to be opened by the Mayor, Councillor Nigel Manning, is a celebratory event to mark the progress…

Added Wednesday 5th July 2017

Coffee concert with Grange Park Opera

Guildford Cathedral is delighted to welcome Grange Park Opera to perform at the informal Coffee Concert on Thursday 22 June at 11.15am.  The concert will include a selection of songs from the stage and opera, performed by soprano, Rosie Clifford.  Rosie, a member of the chorus of Grange …

Added Tuesday 9th May 2017

Half term free activity day

Wednesday 31 May, 11am - 3pm We're celebrating the nearing completion of our building works at The People's Cathedral with a fun filled round of activities for children.  Come along to help build and decorate a 12 m long cardboard cathedral with artist Lindsey Southworth in our spacious…

Added Wednesday 26th April 2017