Christian Aid Week 2021: A huge thank you!

Christian Aid Week 2021: A huge thank you!

July 6, 2021

Southwell Christian Aid Committee, which is part of Churches Together in Southwell, wishes to express its gratitude to all our supporters in Southwell, and nearby villages. Thanks to your generous donations we have been able to donate a fantastic £7,300 to Christian Aid. “Every last drop” highlighted the immense problems faced in Kenya through water … Read More

Al Ahli Hospital, Gaza

Al Ahli Hospital, Gaza

June 4, 2021

Our friend Archbishop Hosam Naoum is appealing for help on behalf of the Anglican Al Ahli Hospital (A Place of Peace) in Gaza. He says ‘The Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem is continuing its Christian mission of bringing healing to the wounded, relief to those who have lost their homes and livelihoods, and comfort to those … Read More

Organ Recitals series

Organ Recitals series

May 19, 2021

After nearly two years, we’re delighted to announce the return of our Southwell Minster Organ Recital Series! Four fantastic recitalists will perform evening concerts on our two renowned Minster organs. As well as our Assistant Director of Music and Organ Scholar, we’re delighted to be welcoming James Lancelot (Canon Organist Emeritus, Durham Cathedral) and Martin … Read More

The Leaves of the Trees

The Leaves of the Trees

May 10, 2021

The Leaves of the Trees, a reflective memorial to the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic has arrived at Southwell Minster.

His Royal Highness Prince Philip

His Royal Highness Prince Philip

April 9, 2021

It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. In response to this news: The union flag is now flying at half mast, and will remain … Read More

National Day of Reflection

National Day of Reflection

March 23, 2021

We will be ringing our bells today from 11.55am for 5 minutes to mark one year since the first national lockdown began in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Climate Change

Climate Change

March 22, 2021

Southwell Minster has backed a plan to help combat climate change.

Holy Week 2021

Holy Week 2021

March 17, 2021

Join us this Holy Week and Easter, as we celebrate the events at the heart of the Christian faith – of the passion, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) 2021

Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) 2021

March 16, 2021

The Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held in The Nave on Tuesday 27 April at 7.30 pm For the following business: Election of Churchwardens for 2021-2022 Representatives to serve on the Deanery Synod for three years Report from the Electoral Roll Officer To receive and consider the annual audited accounts for 2020 To receive … Read More

Walking through Good Friday

Walking through Good Friday

March 12, 2021

Join us as we follow the Good Friday trail around the Minster grounds. Suitable for all ages.

Musical world premieres in Southwell!

Musical world premieres in Southwell!

February 26, 2021

Starting on 28 February, we have three Sunday Online Eucharists which include brand new music composed by three of our own musicians. The Mass Setting for each of these services, which comprises the core musical content, has been written in response to a call for more music performable by just altos, tenors, and basses. These … Read More

Online Lent Course

Online Lent Course

February 12, 2021

Join us for our online Lent course, includes reflection, Compline and time for an optional discussion afterwards.

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

February 12, 2021

Ash Wednesday – Wednesday 17 February is Ash Wednesday, another significant date in the Church’s year, and another occasion on which we will miss being together for our usual pattern of worship. However, we will be marking the day with a series of outdoor and online services. At both outdoor services, the imposition of ashes … Read More

Coming soon to Southwell Minster

Coming soon to Southwell Minster

February 10, 2021

We’ve got lots of things planned over the next few months, from art installations to outdoor theatre to plant fairs, there’s something here for everybody.

Church Action on Poverty

Church Action on Poverty

February 10, 2021

Church Action on Poverty – Sunday 21 February. Find out what you can do to help

The Leaves of the Trees

The Leaves of the Trees

February 9, 2021

The Leaves of the Trees is a reflective memorial to the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic. A simple but moving artwork creating a moment of connection and calm, this thought-provoking installation comes to Southwell Minster.

The Green Man poem

The Green Man poem

February 9, 2021

A poem inspired by the ‘Green Men’ of Southwell Minster’s stunning Chapter House.

Suffering Man

Suffering Man

February 8, 2021

Southwell Minster will be accepting a special installation during Lent 2021 (Covid-restrictions allowing).
The sculpture reflects the place for sorrow of our world, whilst calling to mind the suffering of Christ.

Fantastic Faces

Fantastic Faces

February 8, 2021

Join us this half term from 12-18 February for some pancake designing fun! Create your own fantastic face inspired by the faces in Southwell Minster by decorating your pancake this Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day with fruit and other toppings. Can you make a Green Man or even a Master Mason? Email us or share your efforts on social media – don’t forget to tag us in!