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Friends of Chester Cathedral

The Friends of Chester Cathedral. Enhancing the present, supporting the future

The Friends of Chester Cathedral is a Registered Charity led by a Council of Trustees. Members come from all walks of life and are of varying faiths or none, brought together as a society founded nearly 100 years ago with the common aim of supporting the Dean and Chapter in their work.

  • Support the life, worship, and ministry of the Cathedral
  • Enhance and assist in maintaining the fabric and furniture of the building

Recent grants made to the Cathedral include

  • Support for the Music Department during the pandemic restrictions
  • Portrait of retired Dean Gordon McPhate
  • Storage for gardening tools & planting in the Garth
  • Provision of bespoke Nave liturgical furniture

Invitation to join us

If you would like to get involved, we warmly invite applications from new members.
Membership Form.

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It costs £6,000 a day to care for our historic building and to maintain our worship and music tradition. We rely on the kindness and generosity of people like you to power our work.