Notice for visitors

Evening Prayer will be said in place of Choral Evensong on Tuesday 26th and Thursday 28th May due to the choir's half term holiday.

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors from 9.30am until 11.30am on Friday 29th May due to a funeral taking place.

Choral Evensong will be sung by visiting choirs as follows:
Wednesday 27th May, Bolton Parish Church
Friday 29th May, St Matthew's Church, Northampton
Saturday 30th May, St Mary the Virgin Church, St Neots
We extend a warm welcome and our thanks to these choirs.


Peterborough, Lincoln and Southwell choirs join forces for Eastern Three Choirs Festival

18-05-2015 13:40

Peterborough Cathedral choir joins the choirs of Lincoln Cathedral and Southwell Minster for a musical feast from 18-21 June, at the Eastern Three Choirs Festival.

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The Sixteen bring “A Flight of Angels” to Cathedral

06-05-2015 15:42

The world-renowned choral group, The Sixteen, returns to Peterborough Cathedral on Friday 12th June with music from two masters of the Spanish golden age, Francisco Guerro and Alonso Lobo.

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May madness at Peterborough Cathedral

30-04-2015 14:21

A touch of May madness has taken over at Peterborough Cathedral, with a 20% reduction on tour prices offered through the month of May – including the two Bank Holiday weekends.

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Evensong in Memory of James Trickey R.I.P.

29-04-2015 07:08

On Sunday 10th May the service of Choral Evensong at 3.30pm will be in memory of the late James Trickey, Bass Lay Clerk in the Cathedral choir.

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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 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.

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire - Cathedral People

Listen again to BBC Radio Cambridgeshire Sunday Breakfast programme's Cathedral People series
From Vergers to Guides: untold stories from Peterborough Cathedral.

Upcoming events

Lord Jeffery Archer

An evening with Lord Jeffrey Archer

05-06-2015 (18:30)

A prestigious black tie dinner, with guest speaker Lord Jeffrey Archer, to raise funds for the Peterborough 900 campaign.

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Jeremy Lloyd

Organ Recital with Jeremy Lloyd

07-06-2015 (17:00)

A short organ recital by Jeremy Lloyd, Cathedral Organ Scholar.

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The Sixteen in concert

The Sixteen Choral Pilgrimage: Flight of Angels

12-06-2015 (19:00)

The Sixteen's 15th Choral Pilgrimage tour features music by two masters of the Spanish Renaissance, Francisco Guerrero and Alonso Lobo.

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Some of the people who made the Unlock the Box exhibition

Unlock the Box Exhibition

16-06-2015 - 25-06-2015

A celebration of the many different cultures and communities of Peterborough, organised by Peterborough City College.

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Service & Events Guide
July 2013