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  • Big LEGO Build 24th and 25th February

    Big LEGO Build 24th and 25th February

    24 February 2017

    The Big LEGO Build will be closed this weekend due to sickness in the volunteer team. We'll be back next week!

  • Women’s World Day of Prayer

    Women’s World Day of Prayer

    22 February 2017

    On Friday 3rd March over 5,000 services will be held in the British Isles on the theme "Am I being unfair to you" including here at Exeter Cathedral.

  • Eagle Owl corbel completed

    Eagle Owl corbel completed

    21 February 2017

    An eagle owl will look out over Exeter for years to come, thanks to a project to conserve and restore Exeter Cathedral’s East Gable. Completed earlier this year, the decorated “corbel” stone is the work of Cathedral stonemason Owen Whitfield. It will be fixed to the Cathedral in the coming weeks, replacing a centuries-old medieval stone which is now decayed beyond the point of being saved.

  • We are going to Sandy Park

    We are going to Sandy Park

    11 February 2017

    Rugby fans visiting Sandy Park this weekend will have a chance to take a good look at a new carving of a Chiefs head before it is fixed high on Exeter Cathedral’s East Gable.

  • Big LEGO Build 1st Birthday Competition

    Big LEGO Build 1st Birthday Competition

    10 February 2017

    Submit a photo of YOUR best LEGO creation to win a fantastic LEGO Creator Lighthouse Point set.

  • Happy Birthday Big LEGO® Build

    Happy Birthday Big LEGO® Build

    10 February 2017

    On the 11th February 2017 we celebrated the Big LEGO Build’s (BLB) 1st Birthday. A year on, the project has raised over £31,000 to help the Cathedral protect its buildings and seen 1000’s of people visiting to donate to the project and add their bricks to the model.

  • Platform for science and faith events

    Platform for science and faith events

    10 February 2017

    Exeter will host a series of talks and debates on science and faith next month, thanks to a grant from the Scientists in Congregations scheme. “On Common Ground” brings together contributors including Rt Rev Dame Sarah Mullally, Bishop of Crediton and a former Chief Nursing Officer for England, scientists from the University of Exeter and the Chief Executive of the Met Office, Rob Varley.

  • #ColourOurCollections

    #ColourOurCollections

    09 February 2017

    All this week (6-10 February 2017) libraries, archives, and other cultural institutions around the world are sharing free colouring sheets and books based on materials in their collections. We decided to get involved.

  • Honouring Her Majesty the Queen

    Honouring Her Majesty the Queen

    06 February 2017

    A stonemason from Exeter Cathedral has honoured Her Majesty the Queen as part of a project commissioned during her 90th birthday year and partly-unveiled to mark the Sapphire Jubilee of her accession to the throne.

  • Remembering the 100th anniversary of the death of Frank Reginald Froggatt

    Remembering the 100th anniversary of the death of Frank Reginald Froggatt

    03 February 2017

    The 3rd February 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the death of Cathedral choir member Frank Reginald Froggatt. The Cathedral Library & Archives remembers Froggatt and his fellow members of the choir who saw active service in the First World War.

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