Members of the Friends are drawn from across the Diocese and beyond, as well as from the Cathedral congregation, all linked by a unity of purpose in wanting to help care for this wonderful building, which has been standing for over thirteen hundred years, and its fabric which includes priceless William Morris windows, embroidery by Ernest Sichel and woodcarving by Chris Shawcross.
The aims of the Friends of Bradford Cathedral are to:
- Bring together in fellowship people who care for the Cathedral
- Support the Cathedral and its staff through prayer
- Help raise funds for special projects, eg Artspace
- Contribute to upkeep and maintenance
The Benefits of Joining the Friends
A newsletter is sent out three times a year with news and details of the varied programme of social events which includes:
- Outings to other Cathedrals
- Worship in members’ own churches
- An annual lecture
- Lunch trips
- Theatre visits
- The AGM followed by afternoon tea and special Choral Evensong service
Please give consideration to becoming a member of the Friends. Your support, as a member, would mean so much to the Cathedral, its staff and congregation. The annual subscription is a minimum of £10 per member and £5 for an additional member at the same address. For more details please call the Cathedral Office on 01274 777720 or write to The Friends' Membership Secretary, Bradford Cathedral, Stott Hill, Bradford, BD1 4EH.
Your support will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
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