We are looking forward to welcoming The Archbishop of York as he visits the Diocese of Blackburn from Friday 27th May through to Sunday 29th May.  We are particularly privileged

Blackburn Cathedral announces the appointment of Mr John Hosking to a brand-new, exciting position of ‘Organist in Residence’. John will be responsible for highlighting the Cathedral’s iconic Walker/Wood Pipe Organ

The Vine Community

The Vine Community was launched on 19th March as part of the Festival of Faith in Daily Life.  This is a simple and flexible framework for living out a Christian life;

On 19th March 2022 at the Festival of Faith in Daily Life here at the Cathedral Lord Alton of Liverpool spoke movingly in the keynote address about what it had

900th Anniversary Talks

St Peter’s Church, Burnley

900th Anniversary Talks

Rt Rev Julian Henderson, The Bishop of Blackburn, has announced he is to retire from the role after a tenure of nearly nine years.  

Following on from the great success of the Festival of Prayer, the Festival of the Eucharist, and most recently the Festival of Baptism, there will be a Festival of Faith in Daily Life at the Cathedral on Saturday 19th March.  It


The Presentation of Christ in the TempleWednesday 2 February 2022Cathedral Eucharist at 7.30pmrefreshments by Checks & Greys Blackburn Chamber Choir

The Epiphany

Thursday 6th January 2022 Cathedral Eucharist at 7:30pm refreshments by Checks & Greys Cathedra Voices

Christmas Services Sunday 28 NovemberAdvent Carol Service 4.00pm Thursday 23 DecemberA Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 7.30pm Friday 24 DecemberChristmas EveCarols around the Crib 4.00pmFirst Eucharist of Christmas(Midnight Mass)

Come and Sing!

An open morning for boys and girls to find out more Admission free Blackburn Cathedral Saturday, November 13th 9.00am-10.30am For more details, and to book in, please contact John Robinson, Director

Recitals & Concerts

October      Wed  20     Samantha Poh Organ  November      Wed    3     Colin Porter Organ       Wed  10     Daisy-Belle Dumsday Soprano                         Bekah Ashton Piano       Sun

Handel’s Messiah


Sunday November 14th 7.30pm

How to join Blackburn Cathedral Choristers

Recital Series Autumn 2021

Join us each Wednesday during term-time at 12:15pm for a free music recital with a wealth of invited professional performers. A retiring collection is taken to defray costs. Our first


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