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Information for those attending services

  • Face masks must be worn
  • As you arrive please be patient – you may have to queue at a safe distance from others as we let people enter a few at a time
  • Doors open 20 minutes before services
  • There will be a one way entry/exit system- please enter by the north transept door and you will be asked to leave by the west end door
  • If you require the level access entrance, please speak to the stewards who will be outside.
  • When you arrive someone will either ask you for your name and ‘phone number, or check you off a booking list (for track and trace information)
  • Everything inside the Minster has been set up to comply with 2m social distancing rules
  • On entry there will be hand sanitiser just inside the main entrance – please use it
  • A steward will show you to a seat- this may not be your usual seat in order to comply with the 2m rule so please be understanding about this; it is for everyone’s safety
  • Some doors will be left open throughout the service to allow maximum ventilation – please dress appropriately
  • We will remain in our seats to receive communion
  • There can be no singing by the congregation during the service
  • We are unable to serve refreshments at the end of the service
  • There will be a retiring collection as you walk towards the exit – contactless giving is available.
  • We cannot socialise at the end of the service