Sanctuary

March 16, 2020

March 2020

The site cabins are installed and secured. CCTV is in use. The contractors complete the initial site build and begin erecting the scaffolding.
March 16, 2020

April 2020

The scaffolding is nearly at its full height on the south facing lesser transept and the window at the end of the transept roof has been […]
March 16, 2020

May 2020 (1)

The scaffolding has reached the level of the ridge of the transept roof in preparation for a covering to be placed over the roof.
May 28, 2020

May 2020 (2)

After 10 weeks, the scaffolding is now complete. The temporary frame for the canvas roof is being fitted so that at the beginning of June the […]
June 9, 2020

June 2020

Phase 1 of the restoration is now complete. The scaffolding and temporary roof are in place allowing the wood, stone and lead to be restored. Here […]
June 14, 2020

Yorkshire post article

On Friday 12 June the Yorkshire Post ran an article with pictures about the completion of phase 1 of the restoration of the lesser transept roof. […]
June 24, 2020

Accessibility improved

June 2020.  Relaying the stone floor inside the Minster at the entrance to the retroquire has been completed.  The stone that had previously created a step […]
September 3, 2020

Heritage Open Days

Beverley Minster will be revealing its secrets for Heritage Open Days with tours and creative activities. Few people know about the secret gardens, the green men […]
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 […]