Due to the current health situation regarding COVID-19, a number of employees have been furloughed for the time being and therefore we are operating with reduced numbers of staff. Should you need to contact us whilst the Cathedral Office is closed please email the relevant person as follows:
Chief Operating Officer
Deputy Head Verger and General Maintenance Queries
If you need to speak to a Verger urgently please call 01636 817290:
Music and Liturgy (including Pew News)
Canon Precentor – firstname.lastname@example.org
The Dean – email@example.com
If you need to speak to a member of the clergy about an urgent pastoral matter please call: 07516 909456
Website & Social Media
Please be aware that with limited staff it may take longer than usual for us to respond to you.
Southwell Minster, Church Street, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0HD
Please contact the Canon Pastor's PA, Mrs Nikki Smith. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 01636 812649
Please contact the Dean's PA, Mrs Rachel Doe. Email: email@example.com or telephone: 01636 817282
Please contact Jane Wyles, Press Officer. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 01636 817243 / 07854 397950
We are 8 miles from Newark on the A612, 12 miles from Nottingham.
The A1 is convenient to reach Southwell; leave at the Newark junction with the A46 and take the A46 toward Nottingham. At the roundabout leave at the third exit onto the A617 toward Mansfield and Southwell. Having passed through Kelham, turn left onto the A612 signposted to Southwell.
From the M1 south, leave at junction 21A and join the A46 toward Newark; at the roundabout with the B6166 remain on the A46. At the next roundabout take the first exit onto the A617 toward Mansfield and Southwell. Having passed through Kelham, turn left onto the A612 sign-posted to Southwell.
From the M1 north, leave at junction 29 and join the A617 toward Mansfield; at Mansfield, continue on the A617 in the direction of Newark; after ten minutes signposts to Southwell will direct you.
You can find Southwell Minster on Google Maps here.
If using ‘SatNav,’ our postcode is NG25 0HD
Newark Northgate on the main East Coast line from London, King’s Cross. The Minster is a ten minute taxi ride from the station. National Rail Enquiry Line: 08457 48 49 50 or online at www.nationalrail.co.uk
Number 26 bus service from King Street, Nottingham, every 30 minutes in the day-time
28 and 29 from Newark and Mansfield
It has come to our attention that the Stagecoach number 28 bus service from Mansfield to Newark (via Southwell) is removing its services on Sundays commencing from week beginning Monday 4th August. For details, visit: www.stagecoachbus.com.
The Cathedral takes the security of its visitors and worshippers very seriously. From time to time there will be security checks and fire drills. Thank you for your patience.