Minster’s winter fuel initiative to help the poor

Minster’s winter fuel initiative to help the poor

November 22, 2018

Every year, millions of financially-sound people over the age of 65 are given an automatic payment of between £100 and £300 by the Government to cover winter fuel costs, and a new initiative is being launched by Southwell Minster suggesting those who are able might wish to donate this to The Southwell Charity for the … Read More

Minster hosts County Centenary Commemoration of the end of WW1

Minster hosts County Centenary Commemoration of the end of WW1

November 12, 2018

Nottinghamshire County Council held their Centenary Commemoration of the ending of the end of the first world war in Southwell Minster on Tuesday 6 November at 4.30pm. The address was given by the Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham, the Rt Revd Paul Williams and the service was led by the Very Revd Nicola Sullivan, Dean … Read More

Award-winning folk singer to perform at Southwell Minster

Award-winning folk singer to perform at Southwell Minster

October 31, 2018

Charismatic singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Seth Lakeman will be performing live at Southwell Minster in 2019. Tickets have just gone on sale for BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner Seth’s UK tour with a new band line-up in November and Spring 2019, and he will be appearing for one night only in the nave of the … Read More

Ground-breaking textile exhibition at the Minster this autumn

Ground-breaking textile exhibition at the Minster this autumn

September 5, 2018

Southwell Minster is delighted to announce that they are hosting what is possibly the biggest textiles exhibition by a single artist in the world. This spectacular and ground-breaking exhibition of textile art by Jacqui Parkinson is on show from 16 October to 30 November in the Quire Aisles of the Minster, the final stop of … Read More

Late-Summer edition of Southwell Leaves is out now

Late-Summer edition of Southwell Leaves is out now

August 5, 2018

Cathedrals, as Dean Nicola says in her article on page 4, are sacred spaces where people can have a wide variety of experiences. In this edition of Southwell Leaves you can read about what goes on in the building, as well as about what people inspired by the building and its faith are concerned with. … Read More

The Leaves of Southwell project: 2018 update and fundraising appeal

The Leaves of Southwell project: 2018 update and fundraising appeal

August 5, 2018

Southwell Minster is working presently with the Heritage Lottery Fund on a project to better understand, conserve and interpret the world-famous medieval stone carvings in the Chapter House.  At the same time, we plan to renew the main high roof over the Quire. Find out more Further information on the project: Southwell Minster: Charlie Leggatt … Read More