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The Latest News From Westminster Cathedral


The Friends seeks a Co-ordinator

The Society of Friends of Westminster Cathedral is seeking a part-time Co-ordinator to assume responsibility for the day-to-day running of the charity. If you have strong interpersonal and organisational skills, coupled […]


Grand Organ Festival Recital

The next Recital in the Festival takes place at 7.30pm on Wednesday 22 June, when the recitalist will be Peter Stevens, the Cathedral’s Assistant Master of Music. Admission is by […]



If you are an adult living in the Cathedral parish, or come regularly to the Cathedral for Mass, and desire to become a Catholic or want to explore the Catholic […]


Chorister Opportunities

Every September up to six boys join Westminster Cathedral Choir School (WCCS) in Year 4 as choristers.  Becoming a chorister offers a boy the opportunity to sing in a world-famous […]


Returning to Mass

Following the recent plenary meeting of the Bishops of England and Wales in Cardiff, all Catholics are invited to return to Mass at Pentecost.  The invitation states that: ‘the reasons […]


The Grand Organ Festival

The Grand Organ Festival continues with the Festival debut of our very own Master of Music, Simon Johnson, on Wednesday 18 May at 7.30pm. Simon will be performing: Apparition de […]


Marriage Preparation at the Cathedral

A Preparation Course for couples who wish to be married is planned to take place on the evenings of Thursdays 12, 19 and 26 May and 9 June from 7.30 […]




Appointment of the Cathedral Architect

The Cathedral is delighted to announce that Suzi Pendlebury has been appointed as Cathedral Architect, succeeding Michael Drury after his 25 years in the role. She is a highly experienced […]


Extended Hours for Lenten Confessions

From Thursday 31 March onward, the hours for Confession will be extended from 11am to 1pm and from 4pm to 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Sunday confessions will continue to be […]


Cathedral closed for 3 days of filming; all liturgies move to Cathedral Hall

On Monday 28, Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 March, the Cathedral itself will be closed to allow filming to take place and all services will take place in Cathedral Hall […]


Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

At St Peter’s Basilica in Rome on Friday 25th March, the Solemnity of the Annunciation, the Holy Father, Pope Francis will consecrate Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of […]