The ever-popular service of music, readings and carols on both nights, lead by the Cathedral Choir. Entry is not ticketed. You are advised to arrive in plenty of time in order to secure a seat as these are popular services.
Mattins is sung by the Boy Choristers and Lay Clerks of the Cathedral Choir with uplifting music by Britten and Warlock. Another chance to sing some Christmas hymns, and rejoice in the festival atmosphere of the Minster at Christmas. The Preacher is the Dean of Southwell.