News

December 12, 2020

Re-leading of Nave Roof – Update

Work is well underway with the renewal of the lead on the eastern end of the Nave. Scaffolding is being erected on both sides of the Minster […]
January 13, 2021

Puppet Project

As part of its Sanctuary Project, Beverley Minster and Beverley Puppet Festival have joined forces to offer an exciting new online project for local schools and […]
March 20, 2021

Two Churches One Town gives green light for the phase 2 restoration of Minster nave roof

Skilled contractors have been given the go-ahead to start the restoration of the second half of Beverley Minster’s nave roof. Work is in progress to move […]
May 7, 2021

Sanctuary Project – film release

Humber Films were commissioned to create a series of seven short films based on the ‘sanctuary men’ recorded in the sanctuary book between 1478 and 1539. […]
May 22, 2021

Minster clock re-gilding

[Photo: Steve Rial] Early in June the Cumbria Clock Company will be starting work to restore the clock face. The Friends approved spending on this some […]
July 28, 2021

Renovation complete

Photo: Marking the completion of the renovation work are, from left, Pete Ashcroft, project manager for East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Roger Lewis, chair of Friends […]
September 20, 2021

Official opening

On Sunday 12 September we welcomed the Mayor of Beverley, Cllr. Linda Johnson, to formally open the new Sanctuary exhibition in the North Transept in the […]
December 3, 2021

Christmas Tree Festival

The Christmas Tree Festival opened on December 3 and runs until Sunday 12 December. There are 100 sponsored trees representing local schools, businesses and organisations. Three […]
December 19, 2021

Christmas Tree Competition

Visitors to the Christmas Tree Festival were invited to vote for their favourite tree. The results have been announced in two categories: Best tree decorations by […]