The list below shows examples of some of the special projects financed by the Friends: many other smaller projects have also been undertaken.
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|Disabled access to crypt and quire||2012-2014||300,000|
|Tudor Gate restoration||2013||15,342|
|Vergers’ yard gate||2012||4,910|
|Flower Guild aprons||2012||204|
|New Chairs for Nave||2010||70,000|
|Restoration of Sextry Gate||2009||13,681|
|Digital Survey of Cathedral||2009||35,000|
|Overhauling guttering and downpipes, renovating the clerestory windows and enhancing the high-level health and safety requirements||2006||41,000|
|Restoration of the Pulpitum Screen||2006||6,500|
|Restoration of the Mediaeval tiles in the North Quire Transept||2006||4,500|
|Creation of Servery in the Crypt||2003-04||28,000|
|Restoration of the Coade Stone figures on the Henniker Memorial||2003||7,000|
|Cleaning of the North Quire Aisle||2002||32,252|
|Fire Alarm System||2001||39,294|
|Garth House Meeting Room||2000||17,299|
|Lighting to Ithamar Chapel||1996||8,026|
|Modernisation of Nave Lighting||1994||64,500|
|Improvements to Quire Lighting||1993-94||85,000|
|Provision of Quire Chairs||1992-93||19,500|
|Installation of Internal Toilets||1990||40,000|
|New Gas Central Heating||1986-91||126,000|
|Renovation of the West Door||1985||3,000|
|Repair to North Wall and Nave||1983||12,000|
|Cleaning of the Exterior||1977-78||11,000|
|Decoration of the Nave Transepts||1972-74||15,000|
|Restoration of the North Front||1967-69||5,700|
|Cleaning and Redecoration of the Nave||1964||3,000|
|Restoration of the Cloisters||1937-62||4,000|
Christmas Services 2015
Advent Procession with CarolsSunday 29th November - 6.30pmMessiah Carols for All - sung by the Cathedral Choir.Tuesday 8th December - 7.30pm.Doors Open: 6:45pm Unreserved seatingTickets available from The Cathedral Shop...
Carol Services - 21st & 22nd December 2015 - 7:30 pmThe above services are open to all. Tickets will not be required.Midnight Mass - 24th December 2015 11:30pmThe above service...