First Lesson - Murder!
We all had a great night recently exercising our sleuthing skills, and were entertained by some of Chapter and Cathedral staff while they took part in Helen Bradshaw’s “First Lesson – Murder!”
From left: Scott Farrell, Liz Simmons (seated) Catherine Staziker, Jean Kerr
Full cast from left: Colin Tolhurst; Catherine Staziker; John Bradshaw; Liz Simmons; Jean Kerr; Scott Farrell; Adrian Newman
Thank you so much to Helen Bannister for supplying all the food for the evening. We raised £668 in ticket and raffle sales. Special thanks to Derek and Tina Clark for their “Forensic “ greeting at the door!
Award for Exhibitions
The Deo Gloria Trust and Jacqui Frost were awarded a Gold Award in the Best Esoteric / Visual Arts piece based on a Christian theme category of the Christian Broadcasting Council's 2008 awards for the Cathedral Exhibitions project.
The exhibitions, which have their own website (click here) are on display at Coventry, Exeter and Rochester Cathedrals. The display boards at Rochester are in the Lady Chapel.
Monthly Music Sheet
If you would like to receive a copy of the monthly music sheet please contact Kay McDowell on 01634 810062. There is a charge of £6 a year for this service.
Henry Sandon's Christmas Eve Visit to the Cathedral
We are delighted to advise that Mr Henry Sandon, MBE joined us in the Cathedral on Christmas Eve to meet and greet, and to autograph copies of Rochester Remembers. Thank you so much to all who came along to say hello. Copies of Rochester Remembers are still available if you have not got your copy yet. Phone 01634 810074 for further details.
A Christmas Carol
We were delighted to have John Bromley Davenport perform his adaptation of Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol" in the Cathedral during the Dickens weekend in December 2008. This fund raising event filled the cathedral and was much enjoyed. Our thanks to The Hon. Clare Denison-Pender, a Trustee of Rochester Cathedral, who arranged this performance.