Events

 

Every effort is made to keep this page up-to-date and the information accurate. However, before attending an event at the Cathedral it is always advisable to check dates and times with the Cathedral Office on 020 7367 6700 or the contact name given.

Monday, 24 April 2017

15.00 A Pill for Will

Arthur Smith and Rick Jones relate the story of Samuel Lockyer, Shakespeare's local doctor, buried in Southwark Cathedral.

Admission is free of charge.

Saturday, 29 April 2017

10.00 Stories of London - A day of talks exploring London's history

Southwark Cathedral presents a day of talks about London looking at its stories, old and new. Speakers include Matthew Beaumont, talking about his book Nightwalking, and Ted Sandling exploring the joys of mudlarking.

Tickets: £10, via http://cathedral.southwark.anglican.org/visit/talks-and-lectures.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

10.00 London Craft Week: Dry Stone Walling

Take part in two-hour introductory sessions led by the London School of Dry Stone Walling throughout the week. Tickets: £35, available from londoncraftweek.com Southwark Cathedral is proud to host two events of this annual festival featuring the exceptional craftmanship of unknown makers alongside celebrated masters and famous studios.

19.00 London Craft Week: Embroidery

Spend an evening with our Broderers as vestments and other textiles are displayed, including Bishop Talbot's vestments from 1905 and the Jubilee Copes. Southwark Cathedral is proud to host two events of this annual festival featuring the exceptional craftmanship of unknown makers alongside celebrated masters and famous studios. More information via londoncraftweek.com.

Sunday, 21 May 2017

12.30 Beating the Bounds of the Cathedral Parish

A chance to explore the parish in great company.

Monday, 12 June 2017

00.00 Labyrinth Week

Walk our Labyrinth in the South Transept.<br>

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

18.30 Labyrinth Walk

Join the Sub Dean for a prayerful afterhours walk through the labyrinth at the Cathedral.

Thursday, 15 June 2017

19.00 Bawds Bards and Bear Gardens Southwark Lowlife with Catharine Arnold

Join historian Catharine Arnold for a light-hearted talk about Southwark in the days when the area served as London's red light district. Tickets: £7, via bawdsbardsbears.eventbrite.co.uk or from the Cathedral Shop.

Saturday, 17 June 2017

10.00 Open Gardens and Squares Weekend

Once again our churchyard is one of over 200 gardens taking part in this weekend celebrating London's gardens and green spaces. Enjoy artworks, family activities and a herb stall with free entrance. This year, also the garden at the Deanery is open to the public; tickets are required here (available via opensquares.org).

Saturday, 1 July 2017

14.30 Friends of Southwark Cathedral Annual General Meeting

The Friends AGM is followed by a Q&A session with the Dean and afternoon tea. Tickets are free of charge but registration to attend is necessary.<br><br>

Tickets via Kate Dean, 020 7367 6724 or kate.dean@southwark.anglican.org<br>

Friday, 24 November 2017

19.00 Poetry Evening

<span lang="EN-GB"><p align="LEFT">The Poetry Group meets to read and discuss some of the poems of Coleridge, selected and introduced by James Loader. All are welcome. Please contact Marie Tims to reserve a place: <a href="mailto:marie.tims@southwark.anglican.org">marie.tims@southwark.anglican.org</a> or 020 7367 6720</p></span>