EVENING PRAYER - Saturday 12th July

Evening Prayer will be said at 3.30pm on Saturday:
 there is no visiting choir this week. All are very welcome.


Old Choristers' Association - Annual reunion, Saturday 27th September

03-07-2014 16:06

The Peterborough Cathedral Old Choristers' Association will be celebrating their annual reunion on Saturday 27th September and would like to invite members of the Cathedral community and Friends to attend Evensong sung by the current choir supplemented by the Old Choristers.

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Book early for children's summer schools

26-06-2014 11:23

Early booking is advised for two summer activity weeks being run for children at Peterborough Cathedral this summer.

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Cathedral seeks views on new displays

23-06-2014 14:45

Peterborough Cathedral is asking members of the public to comment on proposals for imaginative new displays that tell the story of the Cathedral, its faith, history and people.

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Take a look inside the Cathedral during Heritage Festival

16-06-2014 12:05

“Come and take a look inside” is the message from Peterborough Cathedral during the city’s Heritage Festival from 21st to 22nd June.

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Portico Magazine

Welcome from the Dean of Peterborough

Welcome to our website. As well as information about services and worship you can find additional details on our heritage, choristers, events, our role in the community and updates of our plans over the coming months and years as we move towards our 900th anniversary in 2018. We are very proud of our Cathedral and hope that our site inspires you to come and visit us soon and see the majesty of this great Cathedral Church for yourself.


Peterborough Cathedral is seeking to appoint a Volunteer Co-ordinator and Heritage Learning Assistant.
Closing date for both posts: Thursday 24th July.
For full details, see our Recruitment Page

Cathedral seeks views on new displays

Peterborough Cathedral is asking members of the public to comment on proposals for imaginative new displays that tell the story of the Cathedral, its faith, history and people. Please give us your views.

Heritage Lottery Fund

Peterborough Cathedral 900

Peterborough CathedralIn June 2011, His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester officially launched the Peterborough 900 Campaign. Click here and visit the Peterborough 900 Website to read more about the development plans, the Campaign progress to date and how you can get involved.


Upcoming events

Refugee portraits exhibition

"There's Something Wrong With The Sky"

08-07-2014 - 24-07-2014

An exhibition of fifteen portraits of older refugees living in East Anglia, by the artist Jonny Boatfield, along with their personal stories.

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Deanery Garden

BBQ in the Deanery Garden


A BBQ in the beautiful setting of the Deanery Garden, to raise funds for the Peterborough Cathedral Choir Tour Fund.

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Still of Buster Keaton in the 1926 Film 'The General'

Organ Improvisation to the 1926 Silent Film 'The General'

14-07-2014 (21:00)

As part of the Oundle International Festival, you can experience the highly unusual event of organist Richard Hills improvising on the Cathedral's organ in accompaniment to Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman's 1926 silent film 'The General'.

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Summer Recital Series

Summer Recital Series - Charlotte Fairbairn and Matthew Schelhorn (Violin and Piano)

16-07-2014 (13:00)

Join us for a performance by modern and baroque violinist Charlotte Fairbairn and pianist Matthew Schellhorn, who has been guest soloist at several international festivals. Both Charlotte and Matthew have performed on BBC Radio 3.

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Service & Events Guide