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  • Concert debut for Cathedral’s new Choirmaster

    Concert debut for Cathedral’s new Choirmaster

    22 January 2016

    Exeter Cathedral’s new Director of Music is looking forward to leading his choristers in concert for the first time since taking up the baton.

  • Royal recognition for Cathedral stonemasons

    Royal recognition for Cathedral stonemasons

    15 January 2016

    Three of Exeter Cathedral’s stonemasons have been singled out for praise, with special commendations from the Worshipful Company of Masons as part of the Duke of Gloucester’s Award scheme.

  • Rise in numbers for Christmas services

    Rise in numbers for Christmas services

    08 January 2016

    January 2016: The number of people joining Christmas services and concerts at Exeter Cathedral increased last month, to 24,500.

  • Holy Ground: December 2015

    Holy Ground: December 2015

    30 November 2015

    This month our Holy Ground community gathers a week earlier than usual for creative worship, contemplative prayer and café discussion around the topic "Can we seek climate justice and hope at a time of extinction?"

  • November 2015 in the Archives: The Cloister Room

    November 2015 in the Archives: The Cloister Room

    25 November 2015

    The story behind the Pearson Cloister and the space now used by the Cathedral Café.

  • Bishop's Visitation

    Bishop's Visitation

    17 November 2015

    The Bishop has decided, in conversation with the Dean and Chapter, to hold a Visitation of the Cathedral to allow him to establish an overview of its worship and mission.

  • Interfaith Week at the Cathedral

    Interfaith Week at the Cathedral

    17 November 2015

    The Dean, Jonathan Draper, visited the mosque with members of the Cathedral community to mark Interfaith week. They attended prayers and joined in discussions on ways of increasing co-operation across the faiths in the city.

  • Prayers for Peace

    Prayers for Peace

    16 November 2015

    A minute's silence was observed at the Cathedral on Monday 16th November to remember those who lost their lives in recent terrorist attacks.

  • Exhibition launch to include famous Purcell letter

    Exhibition launch to include famous Purcell letter

    13 November 2015

    The Library and Archives' exhibition opens on Saturday and will include a precious document by English composer Henry Purcell.

  • Exeter Cathedral to be rebuilt (in LEGO®)

    Exeter Cathedral to be rebuilt (in LEGO®)

    10 November 2015

    Exeter Cathedral is embarking on an exciting new project to help raise money to protect and conserve its buildings for future generations. In February 2016 the first of over 300,000 LEGO bricks will be laid on a model commissioned by the Cathedral team.

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