The Leaves of Southwell Conference is almost upon us! Have you booked your place yet?

This day promises to be insightful and full of new things to learn about the Chapter House and other foliate carvings in Southwell Minster: stone carver and mason Paul Ellis will share his perspective on the Leaves; Chris Brook explains ‘Using Raman Spectroscopy and X-Ray Fluorescence to Determine Potential Colour Pigments in the Chapter House’; Michael C Jones talks on St Mary’s Southwell and the Archbishops of York c.1100-1540, and much more besides!

See the full programme by clicking here.

Tickets cost £20 and are  half-price for Friends, Stewards, Sidespeople and Volunteers. Refreshments will be provided but you will need to bring your own lunch.

Places can be booked through the Cathedral Shop, in person or by ringing 01636 812933.

Contact Alison Milbank for further details by calling 07738 873279 or emailing