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Ely Photographic Club Exhibition

Ely Photographic Club Exhibition

01 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017

Members of Ely Photographic Club are exhibiting their work at Ely Cathedral this month. A collection of prints will be on display and some on sale at the cathedral right the way...
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Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

20 August 2017 5:15pm

The 6th in Ely Cathedral's series of 'Sunday Organ Recitals' Sarah MacDonald - Ely Cathedral, Selwyn College, Cambridge Free Admission Retiring Collection Programme J. S. Bach Pice d'orgue BWV 572 C. V. Stanford Three Preludes from Op....
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Summer Holiday (Monday) Drop In Session

Summer Holiday (Monday) Drop In Session

21 August 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 24, 26, 31 July, 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23 and 30 August. The Summer Holiday...
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Summer Holiday (Wednesday) Drop In Session

Summer Holiday (Wednesday) Drop In Session

23 August 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 24, 26, 31 July, 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23 and 30 August. The Summer Holiday...
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Lunchtime Concert - Stephen Armstrong and Harry King

Lunchtime Concert - Stephen Armstrong and Harry King

24 August 2017 1:10pm

Harry King, horn Stephen Armstrong, piano Mozart's Horn Concerto No. 3 K. 447 Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353...
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Open Pilgrimage Tour III

Open Pilgrimage Tour III

24 August 2017 6:30pm

For hundreds of years people have come to Ely Cathedral on pilgrimage - a time for some stillness and space in our busy world, a time to pause and reflect. Pilgrimage...
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Organ Recital - Alexander Goodwin

Organ Recital - Alexander Goodwin

27 August 2017 5:15pm

The 7th in Ely Cathedral's series of 'Sunday Organ Recitals' Alexander Goodwin - Ely Cathedral Free Admission Retiring Collection Programme Allegro Maestoso (Sonata in G) Edward Elgar Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele BWV 654 J.S. Bach Folk Tune...
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Cambridge Voices 30th Anniversary Celebration!

Cambridge Voices 30th Anniversary Celebration!

28 August 2017 7:30pm

Ely Cathedral's world-famous Lady Chapel will be the illustrious venue for Cambridge Voices' Choral Extravaganza on August bank holiday Monday this year, when this dynamic and constantly-innovative choir, directed by their...
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C.A.S.T. production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

C.A.S.T. production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

30 August 2017 7:30pm

CAST (the Cambridge American Stage Tour) is a major international theatre tour from Cambridge University. Our aim is to bring the works of Shakespeare to as wide an audience as possible...
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Organ Recital - Gary Desmond

Organ Recital - Gary Desmond

03 September 2017 5:15pm

The last in Ely Cathedral's series of 'Sunday Organ Recitals' Gary Desmond - Deputy Organist Bath Abbey Free Admission Retiring Collection Programme Praeludium in C Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707) Chorale Prelude 'Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier' Gerald Near...
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Lunchtime Concert - Katharina Nohl (piano)

Lunchtime Concert - Katharina Nohl (piano)

07 September 2017 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Heritage Weekend

Heritage Weekend

08 Sep 2017 - 10 Sep 2017

Join in with the national Heritage weekend celebrations
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Concert -  Opera Leles

Concert - Opera Leles

10 September 2017 2pm

Free Admission Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Topping & Company Book Event - Robert Webb

Topping & Company Book Event - Robert Webb

13 September 2017 7pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune (violin)

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune (violin)

14 September 2017 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Animal Service

Animal Service

24 September 2017 2pm

A service of thanksgiving and blessing for pets and working animals You are welcome to bring your pet Please be aware that being together with lots of other animals may prove stressful for...
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The Community of St Etheldreda Launch

The Community of St Etheldreda Launch

28 September 2017 7pm - 9pm

Details of this event to follow ... Details about the Community of St Etheldreda can be found here.
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Rodrigo's Concierto d'Aranjuez - Ely Sinfonia with guest Craig Ogden

Rodrigo's Concierto d'Aranjuez - Ely Sinfonia with guest Craig Ogden

30 September 2017 7:30pm

Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez Beethoven Symphony no.2 Craig Ogden Guitar Steve Bingham Conductor Australian-born guitarist Craig Ogden is one of the most electrifying classical guitar players of his generation. His albums frequently top the UK...
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Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture - Terry Waite, CBE

Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture - Terry Waite, CBE

01 October 2017 7pm

'Out of the Silence' Ely Cathedral is delighted to welcome Terry Waite, CBE as its guest speaker at the annual Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture. Terry spent almost five years in solitary...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Matt Lucas

Topping & Company Book Event - Matt Lucas

10 October 2017 8pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Lunchtime Concert - Christina Johnston

Lunchtime Concert - Christina Johnston

11 October 2017 1:10pm

The Miracle of the Voice Christina Johnston-Myachin (stage name- Christina Johnston) participated in The international Mozart Competition held in Prague this August. Mozart had a strong connection with Prague and many of...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Alversund Kammerkor, Norway

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Alversund Kammerkor, Norway

12 October 2017 1:10pm

Odd Leif Mjs Director Louise Kemény Soprano Johnny Langridge Tenor Music by Grieg, Nystedt, Gjeilo and others Alversund Kammerkor is a mixed chamber choir of about 30 voices, founded by Odd Leif Mjs in 1990....
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Lunchtime Concert - Roman Rudnytsky (piano)

Lunchtime Concert - Roman Rudnytsky (piano)

19 October 2017 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Music for the Queen of Heaven

Music for the Queen of Heaven

21 October 2017 7pm

This fund-raising choral concert for the Ely Cathedral Music Fund has been devised by John Maddison and Martin Gent. In the first half in the Presbytery all the music will be...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Lucy Cavendish Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Lucy Cavendish Singers

22 October 2017 1:10pm

Free Admission, Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Lecture by Prof Eamon Duffy

Lecture by Prof Eamon Duffy

27 October 2017 7pm

Lecture by Prof Eamon Duffy on Reformation and Biblical Translation. An Irishman educated largely in England, he did his doctoral work at Cambridge under Owen Chadwick and Gordon Rupp, and taught formerly...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Nigella Lawson

Topping & Company Book Event - Nigella Lawson

31 October 2017 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Ribe Kammerkor

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Ribe Kammerkor

03 November 2017 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Ely Choral Society and Ribe Kammerkor

Ely Choral Society and Ribe Kammerkor

04 November 2017 7:30pm

A Choral Celebration of the Ely-Ribe (Denmark) Twinning Association GADE Morgensang; Benedictus og Amen BRITTEN Rejoice in the Lamb MENDELSSOHN Hear my Prayer SCHUBERT Mass in C RUTTER Angels' Carol and Clare Benediction Lotte Bille Glsel and...
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Show of Hands - The Cathedrals Tour

Show of Hands - The Cathedrals Tour

08 November 2017 7:30pm

With guest Kirsty Merryn In 2010 Show of hands embarked on their 'Spires and Beams' sell-out tour of churches and ancient buildings. Now, seven years later they are bringing their multi-instrumental virtuosity...
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Prime Brass Concert

Prime Brass Concert

11 November 2017 8pm

Prime Brass Organist Edmund Aldhouse Conductor Paul Trepte Programme TBA Cambridge based brass ensemble Prime Brass was formed in 1989 by trumpeter Paul Garner as a quintet and since 2002 the ensemble has developed into...
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Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance

12 November 2017 10:30am

The Service of Remembrance which takes place in the Cathedral each year is always attended by many members of the public and serving members of the armed forces and local veterans. "They...
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Christmas Gift & Food Fair

Christmas Gift & Food Fair

17 Nov 2017 - 18 Nov 2017

The hugely successful Christmas Gift & Food Fair at Ely Cathedral promises to be one of East Anglia's exceptional Christmas shopping experiences for 2017.
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G4 Christmas By Candlelight Tour 2017

G4 Christmas By Candlelight Tour 2017

23 November 2017 7:30pm

Expect to hear timeless classics such as When A Child is Born, Silent Night and All I Want For Christmas, as well as delightful medleys to evoke the Christmas spirit, all...
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The Military Wives Choir Home for Christmas Cathedral Tour 2017

The Military Wives Choir Home for Christmas Cathedral Tour 2017

29 November 2017 7:30pm

Details to follow .... All tickets £27.50 unreserved, available ONLINE at tickets.elycathedral.org or from ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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'Through Music We Care' - A Special Christmas Concert

'Through Music We Care' - A Special Christmas Concert

08 December 2017 7:30pm

In aid of The Household Cavalry Foundation Featuring: The Band of The Household Cavalry The Morriston Orpheus Choir James Banville (organ) Alan Dedicoat (MC) A wonderful opportunity to hear one of the country's top Military Bands...
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Children's Society Christingle

Children's Society Christingle

09 December 2017 3pm

Proceeds will help The Children's Society's vital work with children facing life's harshest challenges: children who may find themselves sleeping rough this winter; fleeing conflict and war; caught in a...
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Ely Cathedral Flower Festival 2018

Ely Cathedral Flower Festival 2018

21 Jun 2018 - 24 Jun 2018

Ely Cathedral's eagerly awaited Flower Festival returns in 2018 and promises to be one of the most spectacular events in East Anglia. Attractions include eye-catching displays, musical recitals, floral demonstrations and...
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