The usual pattern of Cathedral Services and Confession Times, as well as a detailed calendar of special services. You will also find useful resources, such as reader rotas and the current Weekday Mass Propers.

Please check the calendar below for details of any changes to the regular schedule, as well as the weekly Sunday Newsletter (PDF)



From 5th November to 1st December 2020: 

We regret that due to the present government restrictions collective public worship is not permitted at the present time but the cathedral will be open for personal prayer.  There will be daily exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.

Monday to Sunday 11.30am until 1.30pm
Monday Evening  7pm until 8pm 

Sunday Mass celebrated by Archbishop John will be live streamed every Sunday morning at 10am on the diocesan YouTube channel. To find the relevant link, find the Sunday Mass from the Services diary below. 

From Wednesday 2nd December 2020 the Cathedral will be open only for Mass, Confessions and Adoration only, at the following times until further notice:

Visit the Coronvirus information page for full details of opening times and new social distancing, hygiene procedures and NHS Test & Trace. 


Mass  7.30am
Cathedral opens at 7.15am and closes immediately after Mass.

Mass  12.30pm
Confessions from 11.45am – 12.15pm (In the Lady Chapel). Cathedral closes immediately after Mass.

Adoration with Benediction (Mondays)  7pm - 8pm

Saturday Mass:

Mass   9.30am
(Cathedral closes at 11am after Confessions)

Sunday Mass:

Mass  8am, 10am (Choir), 12noon (Choir), 2pm (Español), 6pm
(Cathedral opens 30 minutes before each Mass and closes immediately after each Mass for cleaning)

Confession Times:

Monday to Friday: 11.45am-12:15pm (in the Lady Chapel)
Saturday: 10-11am (in the Lady Chapel)


Weekly Mass Resources:

Click here to find readings for Mass of the day (
Click here for the Cathedral's Weekday Mass Propers sheet (PDF)