This week:

Evening Prayer will be said from Monday 28th to Thursday 31st July.

On Thursday 31st July, the Cathedral will be closed to visitors from 1.00-3.00pm due to a wedding. This means the daily tour of the Cathedral at 2.00pm is also cancelled on this occasion.

On Friday 1st August, at 5.30pm, Evensong will be sung by the choir of Faversham Parish Church. A warm welcome and thank you to them.

On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd August, at 3.30pm, the choir of Faversham Parish Church are again our visiting choir for Evensong on both days, in addition to Matins and the Cathedral's Sunday Eucharist service.

On Sunday 3rd August, at 6.00pm, there will be a special Vigil Service to commemorate the beginning of the First World War.


Bishop Donald welcomes Women Bishops vote

15-07-2014 11:23

A statement by Bishop Donald following the vote by General Synod to approve legislation enabling women to be appointed bishop.

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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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All set for children's activity weeks at the Cathedral

26-06-2014 11:23

Two summer activity weeks are 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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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.

Upcoming events

Cathedral Summer School - 'Cathedral, Characters and Chronicles'

28-07-2014 09:00 - 01-08-2014 16:00

During the lovely long summer holidays, why not provide your children with some added fun by enrolling them at one of our two themed Cathedral Holiday Clubs?

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World War I Memorial Painting - central panel close-up

World War I Memorial Painting Exhibition

02-08-2014 - 14-09-2014

As part of the Cathedral’s 100th anniversary commemoration of the start of World War I, we will be hosting an exhibition of the WWI Memorial Painting by Richard Walker.

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Vigil Service to commemorate the beginning of the First World War

Vigil Service to Commemorate the Beginning of the First World War

03-08-2014 (18:00)

A service of reflection, music, scriptural readings, poetry and prayers for world peace.

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The Dean and Revd. Canon Ian Black in a vintage motor

World War I Era Vintage Car Exhibition

04-08-2014 (10:00)

In conjunction with the Vintage Sports Car Rally taking place at the East of England Showground from Saturday 2nd to Friday 8th August, up to twenty vintage vehicles from the World War I era will be exhibited in front of the Cathedral.

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Service & Events Guide
July 2013