Spotlight on the Tudors at Katharine of Aragon Festival

14-01-2015 16:44

The spotlight is on the Tudor period at the Katharine of Aragon Festival in Peterborough from 30th January to 1st February. Starting with a service of commemoration at the Cathedral, and followed by Tudor activity days at the Museum and a talk by historian Alison Weir, there is something for all ages to enjoy.

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Cathedral organ to be re-pitched at last

08-01-2015 14:48

Peterborough Cathedral announced this week that it has reached its £410,000 fund-raising target and can go ahead with re-pitching the Cathedral’s magnificent late 19th Century Hill organ.

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Best-selling author to tell story of Katharine's exile

02-01-2015 17:26

The UK’s best-selling female historian, Alison Weir, is to give an illustrated talk on “The Exile of Katharine of Aragon” at Peterborough Cathedral, on Friday 30th January.

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Cathedral organ featured in new recording

02-01-2015 12:00

The Cathedral's Assistant Director of Music, David Humphreys, has released a CD of organ music played on the Cathedral organ.

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Portico Magazine

Welcome from the Dean of Peterborough

Welcome to our website. As well as information about services and worship you can find additional details on our heritage, choristers, events, our role in the community and updates of our plans over the coming months and years as we move towards our 900th anniversary in 2018. We are very proud of our Cathedral and hope that our site inspires you to come and visit us soon and see the majesty of this great Cathedral Church for yourself.

Peterborough Cathedral 900

Peterborough CathedralIn June 2011, His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester officially launched the Peterborough 900 Campaign. Click here and visit the Peterborough 900 Website to read more about the development plans, the Campaign progress to date and how you can get involved.

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire - Cathedral People

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From Vergers to Guides: untold stories from Peterborough Cathedral.

Service & Events Guide
Upcoming events

Katharine of Aragon as posed by an actor

Service of Commemoration for Katharine of Aragon and Sung Eucharist

30-01-2015 (10:30)

Join us for the Service of Commemoration for Katharine of Aragon at 10.30am and Sung Eucharist at 5.30pm.

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Alison Weir

Katharine of Aragon Festival 2015: A Talk by Alison Weir

30-01-2015 (19:30)

The renowned historian and author will be with us to give an illustrated talk entitled, 'The Exile of Katharine of Aragon', about the last years of Katharine's life.

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The Sixteen Monteverdi 'Vespers of 1610' Tour (Botticelli - Annunciazione di cestello)

The Sixteen - Monteverdi: Vespers of 1610

31-01-2015 (19:30)

'The Sixteen' performs one of the cornerstones of the classical repertoire, Monteverdi's monumental 'Vespers of 1610,' famed for its thrilling rhythms, grand choruses and beautiful solo movements. Peterborough Cathedral choristers will join 'The Sixteen' for the Sonata sopra Sancta Maria section of the Vespers.

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Image by Paul Fox, Foundation Art and Design Diploma student, PRC.

Inspired by the Cathedral: Peterborough Regional College Student Exhibition

03-02-2015 - 12-02-2015

An exhibition of prints, photographs and paintings made by art and photography students at Peterborough Regional College in response to the architectural forms and spiritual quality of the Cathedral.

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