Welcome to Wakefield Cathedral

in the Diocese of Leeds

Covid-19 Latest Update

In the light of the current Covid-19 situation, the Cathedral is open from 10.00-15.00 daily for private prayer and reflection only. All public services and events are suspended, and the Shop and Café closed until further notice.

Please check here and on our social media platforms (links below) for news, updates and videos.

News from The Cathedral


Please see the latest statement from the Dean on COVID-19

Please download the Passion Sunday Service HERE This will be streamed on Youtube and Facebook at 11.00 on Sunday 29 March 2020.

You can view 'Music of the Week' HERE.

The Cathedral, Cathedral Centre, Treacy Hall and Kitchen are closed.

All our daily public liturgical services are suspended, including on Sundays. The clergy and cathedral community continue to pray from their homes. Services will be live streamed on Facebook at 09.15 Monday, Friday and Saturday and at 17.00 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. We hope to continue to stream worship on a Sunday at 11.00: please keep an eye on our website and social media platforms for updates. Services at the Chantry Chapel are also suspended until further notice.

To read a recent review of a visit to the Cathedral click HERE


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