Will take place on Saturday 10- Sunday 11 September
The Friends of the Cathedral Festival 2013
Took place as usual on the second Saturday in September and we were delighted to welcome the Reverend Philip North as our guest speaker and as the Preacher at the Festival Eucharist. Fr Philip is the Rector of Camden Town and formerly the Priest Administrator at the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham
It was a delight to welcome Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch (Professor of the History of the Church at the University of Oxford) as the guest speaker at the annual Friends' Festival on Saturday 10 September. He is pictured below with the Bishop, Dean and Secretary of the Friends.
The Friends' Festival 2010 was held between 11-12 September.
The guest speaker at the Annual General Meeting on Satuday 11 September was Lord Griffiths of Fforestfach and the preacher at the Choral Eucharist on Sunday 12 September was Fr Philip Corbett SSC, Assistant Curate of Worksop Priory (pictured left).
The picture below was taken after Choral Evensong during the Friends' Festival 2009. The picture commemorates the continuation of three choral scholarships in the cathedral which are susbtantially supported by the Friends.
(l to r): The Bishop, Mr Mark Darling, Mr Phylip Nichols, Miss Charly Dennis, The Dean & The Secretary.