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Evensong at Winchester Cathedral – Saturday 6th April 2013

April 20, 2013

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“If a man would live again the musical history of a thousand years, let him sit in the choir of a cathedral and listen.” George Dyson, ‘Of Organs and Organists’, 1952 Given the meteorological maxim associated with the shrine of St Swithin, perhaps it was not surprising that our trip to Winchester – our first […]

Evensong at Rochester Cathedral – Saturday 30th June 2012

June 30, 2012

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As this wonderful cartoon by John Clark shows, our coach trip to Rochester in June was a speedier and far jollier affair than the tortuous journey to Southwell Minster a year ago – although it was sad not to be able to travel to St Pauls to support Hazel Miall (our visit had been arranged […]