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Unearthed: Updates from the Cloisters Archaeological Investigation

Unearthed: Updates from the Cloisters Archaeolo­gical Investiga­tion

04 September 2020

Archaeologist Simon Hughes keeps us updated on the dig at Exeter Cathedral. They aim to reveal crucial information about the site’s original medieval cloister, and on a site of such historical importance, hope to unearth other significant discoveries too…

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Letter from Countess Wear: The New Normal

Letter from Countess Wear: The New Normal

22 May 2020

Recent news articles have drawn attention to the nation’s rediscovered love of the bicycle. Reportedly, cycle shops and repair shops are experiencing good business, as people dust down bicycles long-hidden in the garage and have them repaired…

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Stapledon the Cathedral Cat Returns!

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat Returns!

31 July 2020

I’ve been having a bit of time off lately, but am now back at the Cathedral and raring to go. It is so lovely to have visitors about once more. This week I want to tell you about a memorial and window in the Cathedral that are often missed by visitors…

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Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: Busy Again!

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: Busy Again!

19 June 2020

What a busy few weeks it has been! Since I last wrote to you, so much has changed. The big story is that the Cathedral is now open for people who want to come here to pray. This has meant a lot of work for my human friends.

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Letter from Countess Wear: Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Letter from Countess Wear: Are You Sitting Comfortab­ly?

26 June 2020

One of the things I have missed about lockdown is my friends’ characteristic gestures. This may seem odd, because one of the features of video-conferencing is that many of us have spent a lot of time peering at a screen as we look at people talking.

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Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: My Very Important Name

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: My Very Important Name

29 May 2020

Hello everyone, Stapledon here! I hope you are well. This week I’m going to tell you a little bit more about my name, and why the name is important to this beautiful place.

Read more
Unearthed: Updates from the Cloisters Archaeological Investigation

Unearthed: Updates from the Cloisters Archaeolo­gical Investiga­tion

04 September 2020

Archaeologist Simon Hughes keeps us updated on the dig at Exeter Cathedral. They aim to reveal crucial information about the site’s original medieval cloister, and on a site of such historical importance, hope to unearth other significant discoveries too…

Read more
Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: Busy Again!

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: Busy Again!

19 June 2020

What a busy few weeks it has been! Since I last wrote to you, so much has changed. The big story is that the Cathedral is now open for people who want to come here to pray. This has meant a lot of work for my human friends.

Read more
Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: My Very Important Name

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: My Very Important Name

29 May 2020

Hello everyone, Stapledon here! I hope you are well. This week I’m going to tell you a little bit more about my name, and why the name is important to this beautiful place.

Read more
Stapledon the Cathedral Cat Returns!

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat Returns!

31 July 2020

I’ve been having a bit of time off lately, but am now back at the Cathedral and raring to go. It is so lovely to have visitors about once more. This week I want to tell you about a memorial and window in the Cathedral that are often missed by visitors…

Read more
Letter from Countess Wear: Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Letter from Countess Wear: Are You Sitting Comfortab­ly?

26 June 2020

One of the things I have missed about lockdown is my friends’ characteristic gestures. This may seem odd, because one of the features of video-conferencing is that many of us have spent a lot of time peering at a screen as we look at people talking.

Read more
Letter from Countess Wear: The New Normal

Letter from Countess Wear: The New Normal

22 May 2020

Recent news articles have drawn attention to the nation’s rediscovered love of the bicycle. Reportedly, cycle shops and repair shops are experiencing good business, as people dust down bicycles long-hidden in the garage and have them repaired…

Read article
Unearthed: Updates from the Cloisters Archaeological Investigation

Unearthed: Updates from the Cloisters Archaeolo­gical Investiga­tion

04 September 2020

Archaeologist Simon Hughes keeps us updated on the dig at Exeter Cathedral. They aim to reveal crucial information about the site’s original medieval cloister, and on a site of such historical importance, hope to unearth other significant discoveries too…

Read more
Stapledon the Cathedral Cat Returns!

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat Returns!

31 July 2020

I’ve been having a bit of time off lately, but am now back at the Cathedral and raring to go. It is so lovely to have visitors about once more. This week I want to tell you about a memorial and window in the Cathedral that are often missed by visitors…

Read more
Letter from Countess Wear: Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Letter from Countess Wear: Are You Sitting Comfortab­ly?

26 June 2020

One of the things I have missed about lockdown is my friends’ characteristic gestures. This may seem odd, because one of the features of video-conferencing is that many of us have spent a lot of time peering at a screen as we look at people talking.

Read more
Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: Busy Again!

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: Busy Again!

19 June 2020

What a busy few weeks it has been! Since I last wrote to you, so much has changed. The big story is that the Cathedral is now open for people who want to come here to pray. This has meant a lot of work for my human friends.

Read more
Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: My Very Important Name

Stapledon the Cathedral Cat: My Very Important Name

29 May 2020

Hello everyone, Stapledon here! I hope you are well. This week I’m going to tell you a little bit more about my name, and why the name is important to this beautiful place.

Read more
Letter from Countess Wear: The New Normal

Letter from Countess Wear: The New Normal

22 May 2020

Recent news articles have drawn attention to the nation’s rediscovered love of the bicycle. Reportedly, cycle shops and repair shops are experiencing good business, as people dust down bicycles long-hidden in the garage and have them repaired…

Read article

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