Friends' Events

As a Friend of Chichester Cathedral you are invited to a wide range of fun, stimulating and interesting activities throughout the year that encourage friendship and involvement in the Cathedral Family. Regular events include coffee mornings, concerts, coach trips, quiz evenings, the Epiphany Lunch and the Friends’ Annual Festival & AGM.

Booking is easy and can be done online by clicking on the event below where shown, or in person at the Cathedral Shop. For the monthly Coffee mornings and the Christmas Fair – no need to book: just drop in.

Everyone is welcome at all of our events. You can also bring a friend, so please come and join us.

Tuesday 26th November, 12.30pm

Coach Trip to Winchester to visit the Christmas Market and attend Evensong at the Cathedral.

Saturday 7th December, 10am

Friends Christmas Fair and Coffee morning in the Vicars Hall.

Saturday 14th December, 7.15pm

Handel’s Messiah performed by NMH, conducted by Charles Harrison, in the Cathedral.

Tuesday 7th January 2020, 12.30pm

Friends Epiphany Lunch with Guest Speaker – Revd. Dr. Dan Inman, Chancellor, in the Vicars Hall.

Saturday 1st February, 10am

Friends Coffee morning in the South Transept.


The Events for the 2020 Spring /Summer are currently being worked on and will include monthly Coffee Mornings, a Quiz evening, the Friends’ Annual Festival and AGM (Thursday, 11th June 2020), a coach trip and a trip to Sculptor Philip Jackson’s workshop.

Full details will be published in February 2020.