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.

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 »

The Sixteen

The Sixteen -The Choral Pilgrimage 2021: The Call of Rome 13th October 2021, 7:30pm   Celebrating 20 years of The Choral Pilgrimage, The Sixteen’s 2021 tour is inspired by Rome, where each of the… Read more »

Carlisle and Cumbria Artists Return to Fratry Hall

Art Exhibition returns to the Fratry After an absence of four years, due to Covid and the creation of the brand new Fratry Cafe, Carlisle and Cumbria Artist Group is thrilled to be back… Read more »

Covid-19 Road map Stage 4

Covid-19 Road Map Stage 4                                                         Arrangements at the Cathedral from July 19th 2021 The Cathedral will continue to exercise all due care and we are asking people to help us to keep everyone… Read more »

Summer Holiday Activities

Join us for lots of family-friendly activities this Summer Holidays There are lots of activities to take part in this August at the Cathedral. We are keeping numbers limited to ensure everyone has a… Read more »

Songs from Stage and Screen- Carlisle Cantate Children’s Choir

Carlisle Cantate Children’s choir present an evening for all the family of Songs from Stage and Screen. Come and hear numbers from hit shows such as Annie, Billy Elliot, The Wizard of Oz and… Read more »

Organ Greats from Carlisle Cathedral performed by Edward Taylor

  FREE ENTRY As capacity is limited early online booking is recommended, you can book tickets from here. Retiring collection in aid of Carlisle Cathedral & Edward Taylor

Canon Rawnsley Lecture

  Canon Hardwicke Drummond Rawnsley  He was a co-founder of the National Trust; a friend of John Ruskin, a protégé of Alfred Lord Tennyson, a member of Beatrix Potter, a Chaplain to King George… Read more »

Watch Services Online

If you are unable to attend our public service you can watch some of our services live via our Facebook page or via our YouTube channel   Find out about our upcoming services here. … Read more »


The Cathedral supports the united County Churches’ Vision for the transformation of Cumbria details here