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Wakefield Cathedral

Covid-19 Latest Update

Following the Prime Minister’s statement on Monday 22 February 2021, we’re pleased to announce that Wakefield Cathedral will reopen for public worship from Monday 01 March.

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News from The Cathedral

Join us for Choral Evening Prayer

on the eve of the funeral of His Late Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Friday 16 April 2021 at 18:30 live via our YouTube channel.

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Click here to download the Order of Service.



Remembering HRH Prince Philip,
Duke of Edinburgh

"The death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh brings to a close a life of exemplary service to our nation and to the Commonwealth. As we give thanks to God for a life well-lived, we offer Her Majesty the Queen and all members of the Royal Family our deepest condolences and assurance of prayer.

"May Prince Philip rest in peace and rise in glory."

The Very Revd Simon Cowling, Dean of Wakefield

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