Ancient texts and jazzy rhythms: Fauré and Bernstein concert, 14 March

23-02-2015 13:26

The Cathedral Choir, Youth Choir and Festival Chorus, with The Aurelian Ensemble and soloist baritone Nicholas Morris, will perform Fauré’s Requiem and Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms on Saturday 14th March.

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County of Rutland to be celebrated at service

23-02-2015 12:52

The county of Rutland will be celebrated at a special service of Choral Evensong at the Cathedral on Sunday 8th March, at 3.30pm.

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Thought-provoking textile exhibition on show in Lent

16-02-2015 08:39

An exhibition of textile art by Jacqui Frost is on show in the New Building to help visitors to look afresh at the Easter story.

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the west front project

Adopt a Stone a gift to last a life time

The Adopt a Stone programme was born out of the success of ‘Custodian of a Statue’, which was launched in line with the West Front Appeal of recent years. Adopt a Stone gives a point of accessibility for all and a chance for everyone, young or old, to share in our majestic building – Adopt a Stone is a simple way to preserve a piece of history for yourself or your friends or family.

You can come to the Cathedral Shop or Office and choose one of our six attractive greeting card adoption packs. We have packs for Christmas, Birthday, Mothering Sunday, Graduation, Memoriam and General Greeting.

Each adoption pack contains the following:

  • An adoption certificate with an unique reference number relating to a stone on the West Front of the Cathedral.
  • A map of the West Front section showing the exact position of the adopted stone.
  • A registration card for the recipient to complete and return, so that the stone adoption can be recorded in the Cathedrals Permanent Archive.

The stones are blocks, shaped or carved. Prices range from 25 to 100. Shaped and carved stones can only be purchased by contacting the Cathedral Office either by ringing 01733 355315 or emailing trust

Adopt a Stone brochure
Stone location diagram

Stone Adoption is a creative gift to last a lifetime.

Upcoming events

Deo Gloria Lent Exhibition: The Journey, by Jacqui Frost

Deo Gloria Lent Exhibition: The Journey

14-02-2015 - 06-04-2015

For hundreds of years, The Stations of the Cross have been a traditional sequence of ideas and images to meditate on key scenes of Christ’s Passion. In 'The Journey', textile artist Jacqui Frost uses ten panels of work to develop ideas about the Stations drawing on images old and new, familiar and unusual.

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Arms of the County of Rutland

Service of Celebration for the County of Rutland

08-03-2015 (15:30)

This Evensong Service is an opportunity to give thanks to all who serve the County of Rutland and to celebrate the County's activities within the Diocese of Peterborough.

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