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.

Worship List

DOWNLOAD & PRINT OUR WORSHIP LIST Sunday 26th-May 2024 to Sunday 2nd June 2024   Sunday 19th May 2024 to Sunday 26th May 2024                    … Read more »

“The English Cathedral” Exhibition

As part of our 900th Anniversary celebrations, we are excited to welcome the Peter Marlow Foundation‘s magnificent exhibition, “The English Cathedral”, which comes to Carlisle for the first time, from Saturday 29 January to… Read more »

journey & rest 1122-2022

A MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN Join us and celebrate a year of worship, events, concerts, exhibitions and more.  2022 marks the 900th anniversary of the Church we know and love as Carlisle Cathedral. It… Read more »

Choir Christmas Concert

Choir Christmas Concert The annual Christmas Concert is a highlight of the Cathedral’s calendar and this year is no exception. Join us as the combined Cathedral Choirs sing favourite carols and songs for the… Read more »


    During these challenging times we have had to make changes to the way our services are brought to the public. Each week the services below will be streamed live to our Facebook… Read more »

Christmas Workshops and Activities

Join us for Festive workshops and activities. Adult Workshops Festive Felting Tuesday 21st December, 18:30-20:30, £25 per person. Book here. Make your own handcrafted, needle felted Christmas decorations for your home or as a unique… Read more »


  Christmas and New Year service times (please check WHATS ON for details here)  

Showcase – Carlisle Cantate Children’s Choir

Carlisle Cantate Children’s Choir presents a 45-minute concert of music the children have been preparing this term.  The programme includes the 1982 Toto hit ‘Africa’, a Hallelujah Get Happy/O Happy Day ‘mash-up’, songs from… Read more »


Carlisle Cathedral is delighted to be hosting a free screening of Claire Henderson Davis’ “All Creation Waits” at 1pm on Thursday 4th November 2021. Two children worried about climate change ask St Francis and… Read more »

Christmas Card 2021

  Please support Carlisle Cathedral by placing your Christmas order by printing the Order Form using the button below     Christmas Card 2021 Our 2021 Christmas card features a picture of a section… Read more »