Each year we have a large number of Events that are held here at Worcester Cathedral.

See further below how to apply to hold an event here.  

Forthcoming Events
For more details click the link to the Whats On? calendar page

For details of Exhibitions held at Worcester Cathedral ...
For details of Concerts held at Worcester Cathedral ...


 Click here for details of Magna Carta Events during 2015 at Worcester Cathedral



Sat 17 October, 10am - 1.30pm
The Big Bible Study
Led by Alison Mackay, Regional Minister for the Heart of England Baptist Association, The Right Revd Dr John Inge, Bishop of Worcester and The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Birmingham.
For more information  
01905 732900





Tues 20 - Sat 24 October, 7.30pm
and Wed 21, Thurs 22 and Fri 23 October matinees, 1.30pm
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
The Worcester Repertory Company directed by Chris Jaeger

Tickets £18.50 (matinees £13.50) from Worcester Live Box Office 01905 611427 or for more information



Wed 28 and Thur 29 October, 10am - 4pm
The Big Draw
Join us for the 2015 Big Draw when a new ambitious King John Portrait competition will be launched.  Details to follow.







Sat 7 November, 10am - 3.30pm
The Diocese of Worcester Festival of Healing 2015
Guest Speaker - The Revd Anne Hibbert

10.00 - 12.45:    A session with the Revd Anne Hibbert - this session will comprise a talk entitled 'Jesus Heals the Broken Hearted', followed by coffee and a time for discussion, questions and answers.
12.45 - 2pm:      Lunch (please bring a pack lunch) and opportunity to visit stands manned by representatives of healing organisations.
2.00 - 2.30pm:   Healing Eucharist in the Cathedral.  Bishop Graham will preside, and Anne Hibbert will preach.
There will be a charge of £5 charge for the morning session, to cover expenses only, payable on the day.
To book - contact Peter and Sue Perry, preferably on peterandsue@gmail.com or if necessary on 01386 861791

For more information click here


Fri 27 - Sat 28 November, 10am - 4pm and Sun 29 November, 12.30 - 3.30pm
Christmas Fayre in the Cloisters
Quality Christmas Gifts, Crafts.  Refreshments





Saturday 13 February, 11am - 4pm
More than Kisses’ Calligraphy workshop
Chapter House
Part of the Love Worcester Heritage Festival
Artist Elizabeth Beattie guides you in the beautiful hand craft of Calligraphy, with an opportunity to create your own personalised Valentine card to take away.  

Tickets £15.00. Booking essential via the Cathedral Chapter Office on 01905 732900
The class will be limited to approx. 20 - 25 people and this will allow lots of 1:1 tuition.

It is suitable for adults and teenagers
Art material and tea/coffee will be included
Bring an apron and disks/containers to mix the inks in.
For details about the artist, visit her website www.emerybeattie.co.uk

For info of Cathedral staff taking bookings -
- we do not recommend bringing small children as they could be a distraction to you and others learning and creating the art.

- Tea/coffee breaks will be at 12md and 3pm for approx. 10 – 15 mins and a chance to get to know the others at the workshop and exchange ideas, learning and compare work.  
- There will be a lunch break at 1pm – 2pm and attendees can either bring their own lunch or be able to purchase food in the Cloister café next door (or go off site). LUNCH IS NOT INCLUDED
- Elizabeth will give instruction in the morning and then there will be a chance to apply what you have learnt in the afternoon.

- the Art material provided will include the use of pens & ink, worksheets & lettering styles and card. The attendees will be able to take away 2 or 3 A4 photocopies of lettering styles.

- Elizabeth will bring some items that can be purchased to take away, such as pens.




    We have a variety of Events held here at Worcester Cathedral:-

    • Arts Events - Exhibitions, Plays, Filming, Recording, Poetry Workshops, Re-enactments, Talks and Lectures.

    • Musical Events - Concerts, Free Recitals, Three Choirs Festival, Childrens musical events.

    • Open Days - Heritage Open Day, Cathedral Community Day, other Festivals.

    • Educational activities - Our own in house events, also others linked with the Diocese and Worcestershire County council.

    • Religious Events - Advent lectures and Lent courses. 

    • Meetings, training, business away days, conferences and lectures

    • Functions - including hospitality for celebrations, receptions, private and business breakfasts, lunches, suppers and dinners, large and small, formal and informal.

    Different spaces within the Cathedral can be hired for these various events.

    If you are interested in applying to hold an Event here, then please email us with your enquiry.   

    Photograph of Exhibition - 'Faith on the Move' courtesy of the Standard Newspaper



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