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Ely Cathedral Centre Christmas Craft Fair

Ely Cathedral Centre Christmas Craft Fair

07 December 2019 10am - 3pm

Come along for a celebration of all things handmade at our fabulous Christmas Craft Fair. There will be over 20 stalls over 3 floors of beautiful handmade gifts so pop along...
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Children's Society Christingle

Children's Society Christingle

07 December 2019 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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Central Band of the Royal British Legion 'Christmas Spectacular'

Central Band of the Royal British Legion 'Christmas Spectacular'

07 December 2019 7pm

Ely Cathedral is delighted to host the highly acclaimed Central Band of the Royal British Legion performing their 'Christmas Spectacular' - a night of seasonal music to include well known Christmas...
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The Big Christmas Tree Light Switch-on Service!

The Big Christmas Tree Light Switch-on Service!

08 December 2019 5:15pm

Come and see the biggest, most spectacular Christmas tree in Ely as we countdown to the switching on of the lights. This popular event designed for young children and families celebrates...
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Christmas Wreath Workshops

Christmas Wreath Workshops

12 December 2019

These workshops are now sold out! Katie from Wild Oak Workshops welcomes you to a magical Christmas Wreath Workshop where you will ignite your creativity in the beautiful Lady Chapel. A relaxed workshop...
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Christmas Story and Song Time

Christmas Story and Song Time

12 December 2019 11am

Meet at the Christmas tree. A very special service recommended for younger children re-telling the Christmas Story in the wonderful setting of Ely Cathedral. This short service will include storytelling, delicious...
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Chapterhouse Theatre Company present A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens

Chapterhouse Theatre Company present A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens

13 December 2019 7:30pm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT We are delighted to host the Chapterhouse Theatre Company for its festive UK tour of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Especially adapted for the stage by award-winning...
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Community Christmas Carol Sing-a-long

Community Christmas Carol Sing-a-long

14 December 2019 2pm

with the Ely Cathedral Community Choir accompanied by Littleport Brass Band Forget the Christmas shopping for an hour! Come and sing-a-long to your favourite carols with Christmas music, readings and prayers. Free admission All welcome
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Royal Papworth Hospital Charity's Annual Christmas Carol Service

Royal Papworth Hospital Charity's Annual Christmas Carol Service

15 December 2019 1:30pm

The carol service provides the perfect opportunity for festive cheer with traditional carols and readings whilst raising vital funds for Royal Papworth Hospital. Lessons will be read by members of hospital...
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Advent Taizé

Advent Taizé

15 December 2019 6:30pm

A candlelit service in a gentle, reflective style - time and space in the busy build-up to Christmas All are welcome Music led by musicians from Ely Cathedral and the Diocese of...
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Hark! the Herald - Annual Carol Concert

Hark! the Herald - Annual Carol Concert

21 December 2019 7:30pm

Hark! The Herald is a memorable evening of traditional Christmas carols and seasonal music in the magical setting of Ely Cathedral. The magnificent 30ft Christmas tree and soaring voices of the...
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Service of Readings and Carols

Service of Readings and Carols

29 December 2019 4pm

As in previous years, this service will be supported by members of the Ely Cathedral Octagon Singers along with local singers, their guests and by any other singers who find themselves...
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Carrot Productions present 'The Snowman'

Carrot Productions present 'The Snowman'

30 December 2019

Immerse yourself in the irresistible animated film of The Snowman this Christmas, accompanied by a live orchestra. A heart-warming experience that brings more than a snowman to life - and featuring...
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The Chorister Experience

The Chorister Experience

18 January 2020 10:30am - 5pm

The Chorister Experience is a brand new event for boys in Years 2 and 3. It gives them a taste of life in Ely Cathedral Choir, and culminates in the chance...
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Crowns and Gowns - An Exhibition

Crowns and Gowns - An Exhibition

01 Feb 2020 - 15 Mar 2020

A fabulous collection of costumes, jewels, props, behind the scenes images and memorabilia from some of the major Hollywood movies filmed at Ely Cathedral. This fascinating exhibition in the Lady Chapel...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Papplewick School Chapel Choir

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Papplewick School Chapel Choir

14 February 2020 12:10pm

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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Sparkling Valentine's Concert

Sparkling Valentine's Concert

15 February 2020 7:30pm

Details to follow... Tickets £28 reserved and £20 unreserved (including glass of bubbly) // My Account | Basket //
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Five Textile Artists Exhibition

Five Textile Artists Exhibition

21 Apr 2020 - 10 May 2020

We all have a secret somewhere to go to for comfort, inspiration or happiness. In this exhibition, five textile artists explore their own inspirational locations. This fascinating collection of work ranges from...
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Ely Cathedral Business Group - Celebration of Business

Ely Cathedral Business Group - Celebration of Business

22 April 2020

Ely Cathedral Business Group's annual Celebration of Business is established as the biggest business fair in the region. Over 100 exhibition stands are available showcase your business's services and wares, either...
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Heaven and Earth - The World in Our Hands

Heaven and Earth - The World in Our Hands

15 May 2020 - 15 Jun 2020

Luke Jerram's spectacular installation 'Gaia', a 7 meter replica of planet Earth, will be on display at Ely Cathedral. Suspended from high above, this globally acclaimed work of art will be...
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Ad orientem: An Ely Liturgy

Ad orientem: An Ely Liturgy

22 June 2020

The new work, titled Ad orientem: An Ely Liturgy, sits somewhere between contemporary 'art' music, music theatre and liturgy, and tells the story of the original Anglo-Saxon monastery at Ely, founded...
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'Through Music We Care' - The Central Band of the Royal Air Force

'Through Music We Care' - The Central Band of the Royal Air Force

18 July 2020 7:30pm

A rare and unique opportunity to hear the iconic and world renowned CENTRAL BAND OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE in concert to commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The...
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Aled Jones

Aled Jones

23 October 2020 7pm

40 years since Aled was a choirboy at Bangor Cathedral, he brings his special concert of music and stories to Ely Cathedral as part of his 2020 Cathedral Tour. Aled is a...
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G4 at Christmas 2020

G4 at Christmas 2020

18 November 2020 7:30pm

Experience sumptuous harmonies in an idyllic, festive setting... ​After sell-out tours for the last 3 years, G4 returns to Ely Cathedral in 2020 with their biggest and best Christmas tour to date! Join...
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