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Cathedral receives grant from WW1 Cathedral Repairs Fund

Cathedral receives grant from WW1 Cathedral Repairs Fund

21 July 2016 Read more

Chichester Cathedral Restoration and Development Trust has just been awarded £160,000 from the First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund. 

Grants from the fund, announced at Budget 2016, allow cathedrals to undertake urgent repair work. The Trust successfully applied for partnership funding towards the cost of essential conservation and restoration to the Cathedral’s western Cloister. 

The Cathedral team were delighted to receive news of the award - particularly this week as they are hosting the Southern Cathedrals Festival (21-23 July) where over eighty choristers from Chichester, Salisbury and Winchester Cathedrals are singing together.

Chichester Cathedral’s 15th century Cloisters are non-monastic and consist of three covered passageways to the south side of the Cathedral. The eastern and western arm ...

  • Setting Priorities for Ordained Ministry

    Setting Priorities for Ordained Ministry

    21 July 2016 Read more
    Training workshops to help clergy discern priorities have been planned for Autumn. The training, led by the Archdeacon of Horsham, Fiona Windsor, has been especially designed to help clergy to discern where they should be ...
  • New Rural Dean for Storrington

    New Rural Dean for Storrington

    21 July 2016 Read more
    The Bishop of Chichester, Dr Martin Warner has appointed the Revd Kathryn Windslow to serve as the next Rural Dean of Storrington following the departure of Revd David Beal who moves to become Vicar of ...
  • Cathedral Exhibition illustrates suffering of refugees

    Cathedral Exhibition illustrates suffering of refugees

    20 July 2016 Read more
    An exhibition at Chichester Cathedral by acclaimed artist Ana Maria Pacheco has been acknowledged as 'timely and poignant' by Amnesty International. The Exhibition, Shadows of the Wanderer,  is on display in the cathedral's north transept until ...