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    Welcome to Birmingham Cathedral

    A special welcome message from The Dean of Birmingham, The Very Reverend Matt Thompson

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    Children’s poetry festival 2023

    Young people from across Birmingham are being invited to take part in this year’s Birmingham Cathedral Children’s Poetry Festival! In 2022, over 1000 aspiring young poets wrote inspiring poems on […]

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    Join our team – Verger

    SALARY: £19,742 per annum HOURS: 37 hours per week Vergers have a distinctive role in the liturgy and ceremony of Cathedral life of carrying the ‘verge’ and leading processions. In […]

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    The Common Wealth Table is longlisted for MacEwan Award!

    We are delighted that our collaborative project Common Wealth Table, designed by Intervention Architecture in partnership with Arts & Heritage, with Lets Feed Brum, Plane Structure and Grand Union – has […]

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    A Service of Light with A Ceremony of Carols

    All are welcome to attend A Service of Light with Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols atBirmingham Cathedral. In the days following Christmas, the Church celebrates a number of feasts […]

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    Join our team – Liturgy and Music Officer

    SALARY: £21,850 per annum HOURS: 37 hours per week (Monday to Friday, with an infrequent Sunday working requirement) Main duties • Working closely to support the Canon Precentor in all […]

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    Christmas services 2022

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: A prayer following the tragic death of children in the lake at Babbs Mill Park

    A prayer following the tragic death of children in the lake at Babbs Mill Park

    Loving Father, we turn to you in shock and distress following the tragic death of children in the lake at Babbs Mill Park. It is hard to comprehend such horror, […]

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    Welcoming our new Cathedral Chaplain

    We are delighted to introduce our new Cathedral Chaplain, Colleen Shekerie.

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    A small step towards tackling period poverty

    You can now pick up small packs of sanitary towels, packaged discreetly in a brown paper bags, from the welcome desk, just inside the entrance to the cathedral.

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Divine Beauty virtual Advent Calendar

    Divine Beauty virtual Advent Calendar

    Starts 1 December... Find out more about our exciting conservation work and our remarkable stained-glass windows!

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