The Gift for the Person Who Has Everything

Finally: the perfect last-minute gift for the person who has everything. A gift steeped in the tradition of an English cathedral: one which will ensure the recipient’s name will go down in posterity. There is still time to sponsor an organ pipe in honour of your loved one. And the good news is that pipes start at stocking-filler prices … More The Gift for the Person Who Has Everything

Nine Lessons, Advent Candles and Christmas trees

The Christmas trees are up and the fourth Advent Candle lit here at Guildford Cathedral – signifying the fact that Christmas will soon be here as we celebrate the birth of Jesus, God with us. Carols and readings filled Guildford Cathedral during the annual Nine Lessons And Carols on Sunday evening (20 December). The annual … More Nine Lessons, Advent Candles and Christmas trees

Bumper turn-out for Christmas Coffee Concert

  Hundreds of people, aged from just a few months old to octogenarians, flocked to Guildford Cathedral for mince pies, coffee and the best in festive Christmas music. Around 340 people arrived to share fellowship, food and fine music on Thursday (17 December) with mince pies – kindly donated by  Waitrose – at 10.30am followed by a concert at 11.15am. … More Bumper turn-out for Christmas Coffee Concert

Cathedral coffee concert tackles isolation at Christmas

A festive programme of Christmas music will fill Guildford Cathedral next Thursday – in a free-of-charge coffee concert aimed at bringing more isolated members of the community into its heart. The concert has been organised in response to warnings from Age UK Surrey, who say over 1 million older people across Britain haven’t spoken to a friend, neighbour or … More Cathedral coffee concert tackles isolation at Christmas

Watch Sculptor At Work on Guildford Cathedral’s East Tower

A block of stone, which has remained unworked on the side of Guildford Cathedral  for almost half a century,  has begun a transformation in the hands of a sculptor. And when complete, a Madonna and Child will grace the tower.The new sculpture stands for the mothers who lost their sons in the Great War – and the hope and … More Watch Sculptor At Work on Guildford Cathedral’s East Tower