Friends' Day 2022

Saturday 9 July, from 2.30pm

Each year the Friends host an exclusive event for all their members, and it is always a highlight in the Cathedral calendar. It's an opportunity for members to come together in the magnificent surroundings of this building to enjoy world-class music, refreshments and a special service of Choral Evensong. This year it is taking place on Saturday 9 July, and the day will be as follows:

  • 2.30pm: Concert performed by the Cathedral Middle Choir in the Lady Chapel

  • 3pm: AGM in the Chapter House (please note this is for Friends members only)

  • 3.45pm: Tea in the Garth or Chapter House, weather dependant (please note that tickets need to be pre-booked)

  • 4.30pm: Evensong

This event is free, although there is a charge for tea. All members of the Friends are warmly welcome, along with a guest.

Please book your ticket by clicking on the button to the right of this page.

July 9, 2022
Opening times
Saturday 9 July 2.30pm onwards
Other 12 College GreenGloucesterGL1 2LX
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    We are sorry that due to limited space, parking in the Cathedral Close is restricted to pass holders only.

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    We are a 10-15 minute walk from both the train and bus stations. You can also use Gloucester’s Park and Ride.

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  • Cycling

    There are bike racks available on Cathedral Green. Route 41 of the National Cycle Network runs through the Cathedral grounds – find out more about the route here.