Christmas Services at the Cathedral


Christmas Eve, Thursday 24th December

Carol Services

4.00pm and 6.30 pm ~ These are ticketed due to popularity and are now full

Midnight Mass

Christmas Eve, 11.30 pm

A free to attend service, all welcome


Christmas Day, Friday 25th December

8.00 am Holy Communion

9.15 am Sung Eucharist (at the Bridge Chapel, Sowter Road)

10.45 am Festival Eucharist ~ led by Dr Alastair Redfern, Bishop of Derby.

5.15 pm Evening Prayer (at the Bridge Chapel, Sowter Road)


Sunday 27th December

8:00am Holy Communion

9:15am Sung Eucharist (Bridge Chapel, Sowter Road)

10:45am Cathedral Eucharist

3:30pm Evensong with carols (Bridge Chapel, Sowter Road)


From 26th December to 2nd January the Cathedral is open 9.00 am—3.30 pm, with a service of Holy Communion at 9.30 am each day Monday - Saturday. From 3rd January the Cathedral is open as usual.

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Derby Cathedral
Centre 18-19 Iron Gate, 

Cathedral Office: 01332 341201

Cathedral Bookshop & Café : 01332 227660


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