Welcome to Wakefield Cathedral

Wakefield Cathedral is here for everyone, and our doors are open every day of the year. Our vision is to be a place that is safe and welcoming, life-giving, and inspiring – the beating spiritual heart of this wonderful city.

I hope you will enjoy exploring this website, and that it will encourage you to visit us in person. You will discover here a joyful, generous and inclusive group of staff, volunteers and clergy who are determined to support communities across the city and region, and who invite all to walk alongside us and to share in God’s love. I look forward to meeting you soon!

With prayers and good wishes,
Dean Simon

The Very Revd Simon Cowling
Dean of Wakefield

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The Very Reverend Simon Cowling
Dean of Wakefield

From #TheBigStrum two weeks ago, we are delighted to be hosting #TheBigSing this week, featuring over 350 local pupils singing from across the Wakefield District!

No booking required, simply come along for 13:00 and enjoy a show to remember!

#Wakefield @Expwakefield

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Wakefield Cathedral

Cathedral Centre
8-10 Westmorland St
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01924 373923