Wakefield Cathedral

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The Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales
Wakefield Rent Deposit Scheme
Virgin Money Giving
The Association of English Cathedrals Wakefield Diocesan Safeguarding Policy

Wakefield Cathedral is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all. This commitment is shared by our staff and volunteers.

For any concerns please contact the Sub Dean michael.rawson@wakefield-cathedral.org.uk 01924 373923 or the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser jenny.price@wakefield.anglican.org 078007 40001

Renewing the Cathedral

Project 2015 - Rediscovering our Heritage

HLF Grant gets us on the move for 2015

A grant of £1.8m for Wakefield Cathedral will pay for the repair of the medieval quire and Edwardian East End. Lighting, underfloor heating and display cases will be installed to enable visitors to view cathedral artefacts. Drama and storytelling events will also encourage more people to visit the cathedral.http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/main-topics/general-news/hidden-historic-gems-of-yorkshire-are-revealed-1-6870479

Latest News

If you couldn't get a ticket for Carols by Candlelight please join us for our Service of Lessons and Carols at 3.30pm on Sunday. Plenty of Room - All Welcome 

Assistant Director of Music (19 hrs pw)

 Wakefield Cathedral wishes to appoint an Assistant Director of Music, following the appointment of Simon Earl as Director of Music of Christchurch Priory. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified organist to become involved in a successful and high-achieving department.

 Further details and an application form are available here

First Diocesan Rock Mass at Wakefield Cathedral on 7th February 7pm
Details Here

Stewardship Sunday
Films from Stewardship Sunday 
Introductory Film Here
Service and Sermon Here
Good News Film Here

Cathedral Tours
Our Wednesday tours will not take place during advent and Christmas. They will resume in the new Year

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