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

This #ThrowbackThursday thanks to @wyorksarchives we go back to 1896 for this great picture of the cathedral choir!

The image is from a book gifted to Mrs Henry Brown & Miss Frances Mary Brown for their work with choral scholarships at the cathedral.

https://www.wakefieldcathedral.org.uk/history

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Wakefield Cathedral

Cathedral Centre
8-10 Westmorland St
Wakefield
WF1 1PJ
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01924 373923
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