Church of England Diocese of Blackburn St. Mary the Virgin and St. Paul Blackburn


8 Jan 2021, 11:45 a.m.

Measures are in place to welcome people in the building safely, including:

Face masks must be worn inside the Cathedral

Use track and trace 

a ‘one way’ system

hand sanitisers at appropriate points

socially distanced seating

the café and shop will not be open at this time

The Cathedral will open for private prayer only Monday - Friday 10am – 12noon and Sunday 10am - 12noon.

Sunday worship will continue to be live-streamed at 9am on our Facebook page and YouTube channel, click on the links to view.  

Tuesday - Friday: Morning Prayer at 8.30am will be streamed on the Cathedral's YouTube channel 

Monday - Friday: Evening Prayer at 5.00pm - details of how to take part in Evening Prayer by Zoom can be obtained by email from the Precentor:

We would still wish to encourage people to donate to the Blackburn with Darwen Foodbank. The current request is for cash donations so that food can be purchased when needed. To donate directly click HERE