latest news

For latest news on Church services, visiting choirs and musical groups, events, what our volunteers have been up to and all developments in the Cathedral and Precinct, please read on.

Watch Services Online

November 23rd, 2020

If you are unable to attend our public service you can watch some of our services live via our Facebook page and they will be added here for you to watch again.   We… Read more »


October 30th, 2020

Church of England call to pray, each day at 6:00pm here LIVESTREAM AND ONLINE SERVICES : Remembrance Service Nov 8: Worship continues and some of our services will be streamed live to our Facebook… Read more »

Organ Masterworks – Lunchtime concerts by Edward Taylor – sorry cancelled

October 28th, 2020

ORGAN MASTERWORKS  During November and December Carlisle Cathedral’s Assistant Organist, Edward Taylor, will present a series of solo organ recitals entitled Organ Masterworks 1, 2 & 3 Register for a FREE ticket here or… Read more »

Stained Glass Window Children’s Competition

October 20th, 2020

**DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL 4pm MONDAY 30th NOVEMBER.** We know that 2020 has been a difficult year for all. We want to spark some joy by encouraging children to think of a happy memory or… Read more »


October 4th, 2020

We are pausing our safely-distanced public worship until the present lockdown is over.  We are hoping to live stream Choral Evensong at 5:45pm Monday – Friday soon The centuries old daily Evensong service  bringing… Read more »

Add Your Prayer to the Cathedral Prayer Wall

July 11th, 2020

If you would like to send a prayer for a person or special concern in the world you can do so by filling out the form below. (SCROLL DOWN) Prayers may be shortened and… Read more »


June 30th, 2020

The Chapter is writing regularly to all those who support the Cathedral. Read more .. Chapter Letter June 2020 Chapter letter May 2020 Chapter Letter April 2020 Chapter Letter March 2020    

Choristers salute NHS and key workers

May 23rd, 2020

 Ooops – can the choristers throw far enough to reach each other at their own homes? Watch their video to find out …….. Press ‘Read more’ below and find the video


May 11th, 2020

Last Thursday evening, the Cathedral’s north and east faces were transformed from 8pm to 11pm with special messages of support for our county’s key workers and the NHS, projected onto the façades and roof.… Read more »


May 5th, 2020

The 5 reflections given by the Dean during Holy Week: Monday 6 April Christ Driving the Traders from the Temple (El Greco) here. Tuesday 7 April The Agony in the Garden (Mantegna) here. Wednesday… Read more »