Welcome to Wakefield Cathedral

in the Diocese of Leeds

Covid-19 Latest Update

The Cathedral Nave reopens for private prayer at 11.00 on Wednesday 1 July, and then will be open 10.00-15.00 daily. Worship will resume on Sunday 12 July. Further details will be published in News from the Cathedral soon.

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

News from The Cathedral

We are recruiting!

Canon Missioner

The Bishop of Leeds, in consultation with the Cathedral Chapter, wishes to appoint a creative and energetic priest to this senior role. As Canon Missioner, the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for developing the mission and outreach of Wakefield Cathedral and the pastoral care of its congregations. Please see HERE for further details.

Please see news about the reopening of Wakefield Cathedral for Private prayer and statements from the Dean HERE.

This Sunday's service can be found on Facebook HERE or on Youtube HERE. The Eucharist will be live streamed at 11.00 and available to catch-up afterwards. You can download an order of service HERE. You can view 'Music of the Week' HERE.

If you are unable to access online worship and require prayers and resources for worship at home, please download these resources: Ways To Pray If You Can’t Get To The Cathedral.

The Cathedral Nave reopens at 11.00 on Wednesday 1 July, and then will be open for private prayer daily, 10.00-15.00.

The office in Cathedral Centre is staffed between 10.00-16.00 Monday to Friday. At this time, we are unable to welcome personal callers to the office, but you can contact the team by calling 01924 373923 or email admin@wakefield-cathedral.org.uk

Treacy Hall and Kitchen remain closed for the time being.

All our daily public liturgical services are suspended, including on Sundays. The clergy and cathedral community continue to pray from their homes. Evening Prayer will be live streamed on Facebook Monday to Saturday at 17.00. We will stream worship on 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 support the work of Wakefield Cathedral, please click HERE to donate.


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