Christmas 2018

Advent Procession

Sunday 2 December  |  18.30

One of the year’s most dramatic services as a procession moves from darkness to light. Words and music focus on the Advent theme of light in darkness, hope in despair, and a new relationship with God in Christ. Sung by the Minster Choir.

Christmas Tree Festival

Thursday 6 December  |  10.00 – 16.30

Friday 7 December  |  10.00 – 16.30

Saturday 8 December  |  10.00 – 16.00

Sunday 9 December  |  12.00 – 17.00

Admission £3 (accompanied children free)

Nine Lessons and Carols

Sunday 23 December  |  18.30

Monday 24 December  |  18.30

The traditional carol service at the heart of Christmas. Two identical services are held to enable as many as possible to join the celebration of Christmas.

Crib Services

Monday 24 December  |  14.00 and 15.30

Children and adults alike are invited to sing carols, say prayers and walk around the Minster remembering the journey of Mary and Joseph, the shepherds and the wise men to Bethlehem.

Holy Communion

Christmas Eve  |  23.30

Christmas Day  |  08.00 and 10.30

We would be delighted if you would join us at one of our Christmas services of Holy Communion

The Snowman

Thursday 27 December 

13.30, 16.00 and 19.00

A screening with live orchestra including ‘The Bear and the Piano’.