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News, Press and Publications

News & Press

Members of the press and media who wish to contact the Cathedral should make an initial enquiry to Wendy Murrell, Commercial and Administration Co-ordinator on 01228 548071 or email


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Monday 26 January 2015
Carlisle Cathedral’s Fratry Project is back on track
Plans to create a multi-million pound heritage teaching and learning centre at Carlisle Cathedral are back on track.

Monday 13 October 2014
Exhibition for the 400th anniversary of Bishop Smith, one of Carlisle Cathedral’s great benefactors
Carlisle Cathedral will be celebrating the 400th anniversary of the birth of Bishop Thomas Smith, scholar, benefactor and bibliophile, with an exhibition of a selection of his books, now located in the cathedral library, and with a photographic display

Monday 1 September 2014
Heritage Open Day 2014 at Carlisle Cathedral
Come and visit one of Carlisle’s hidden gems! The Prior’s Tower at Carlisle Cathedral will be open on Heritage Open Day which this year falls on Saturday 13th September from 10 – 4pm.

Monday 4 August 2014
Vigil of Prayer at Carlisle Cathedral to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War

Thursday 5 June 2014
Carlisle Cathedral Youth Choir recording
Carlisle Cathedral’s Youth Choir is launching its debut CD in July with a concert in the Cathedral on Saturday 5 July at 12.45pm.

Monday 12 May 2014
Tower Open Day Report 3 May 204

Thursday 8 May 2014
Be a Chorister for a Day
On Monday 16th June forty selected children from Church of England Primary Schools will sing Evensong alongside the choristers.

Monday 7 April 2014
Cathedral Fratry Project Faces Delay
Carlisle Cathedral’s plans to develop its historic Fratry into a world-class heritage learning centre face a delay.

Thursday 30 January 2014
Carlisle Cathedral Fratry Project wins major support with a local twist

Tuesday 10 September 2013
Carlisle Cathedral Launches Sponsor a Book

Tuesday 10 September 2013
Hadrian Three Choirs Festival

Monday 12 August 2013
Tony Campolo to speak in Carlisle
A special evening featuring the world-renowned speaker and author, Dr Tony Campolo, is being held at Carlisle Cathedral on Saturday 14 September, 2013.

Saturday 10 August 2013
Report on Tower Open Day 2013

Tuesday 23 July 2013
More good news for the Fratry Appeal

Friday 19 July 2013
Cathedral Fratry Project wins support

Friday 22 March 2013
Review: Singing out to the Rhythm of Life!

Thursday 14 March 2013
Carlisle Cathedral hosts its biggest chorister outreach yet!

Thursday 7 March 2013
Egypt Today – the Inside Story

Monday 4 March 2013
Appointment of the Canon Warden
It was announced at services on Sunday 3 March that the Bishop, working with the Cathedral Chapter, has appointed- subject to the usual requirements- The Reverend Janet Kearton, Vicar of Hipswell as a Residentiary Canon of the Cathedral.

Monday 4 March 2013
ClassicalMusic@Carlisle announces summer programme and £8000 grant from Arts Council England

Tuesday 29 January 2013
Carlisle’s Fratry Project Receives Generous £100,000 boost from Public Donations

Thursday 22 November 2012
Carlisle Cathedral - Rare Book Collection

Thursday 22 November 2012
Sam Ling - RSCM Gold Award

Thursday 22 November 2012
The Revd Canon Ron Johns

Monday 5 November 2012
Carlisle Cathedral Development Project

Monday 24 September 2012
Sam Ling - Sponsored Walk for the Fratry Project

Thursday 17 May 2012
Diamond Jubilee Service in Carlisle Cathedral

Monday 30 April 2012
Carlisle Cathedral launches Fratry Appeal

Sunday 5 February 2012
Music for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee – a special service at Carlisle Cathedral

Monday 19 December 2011
Cathedral wins Heritage Lottery Fund support