Cathedral Events October 2016

Borderlines 2016 - The Cathedral is host to several events during the festival including:

Fratry Thursday 6 October, 7.30pm, The Bookshop Band (tickets £10) and on Saturday 8 October, 7.30pm, Poetry Please (entry £5)

Prior’s Room Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October - Writing workshops

For full details on these events and the festival as a whole please see:


The Autumn 2016 series runs from Tuesday 13 September.  The concerts are held in Carlisle Cathedral and last 45 minutes, starting at 12:45 pm. 

£5, £4 for members of Carlisle Festival, £2.50 students and under 18s.  Season ticket: £40

4th October John Green & Henry Wallace (Organ Duet)

11th October Feckless Fuddle, the League of Ukulele Gentlemen (Ukuleles, Voice & Keyboard)

18th October Eden Brass (Trumpets, Horn & Trombone)

25th October Carlisle Community Choir (Choral)

Sunday 2 October, 10.30am Plus Eucharist

Saturday 8 October, 11am Readers’ Service

Saturday 8 October, 5.30pm Evensong with the Rawstone Singers

Saturday 29 October, 11am – 4pm Tower Open Day - Each tour lasts 45 minutes. The first tour starts at 11.00 am and the last tour starts at 3.30 pm.

There is a small charge of £2.50 for adults. Tickets for any tour during the day may be booked and paid for in advance from the reception desk in the north aisle from 10.30 am.

Sunday 30 October, 10.30am Plus Eucharist

Monday 31 October, 7pm Lightfest