Cathedral

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Welcome to the Cathedral Church of Saint Deiniol, Bangor. The Cathedral is open for visitors Monday to Friday 9am-4.30pm and Saturdays 10.30am – 1pm.

HOLY WEEK AND EASTER SERVICES

Join us during Holy Week and Easter at Bangor Cathedral. To see whats on view the poster or alternatively download a flyer by clicking on the following link:

Holy Week 2015

Holy Week 2015

MESSY EASTER

Come and join us at Bangor Cathedral for fun and crafts based around the Easter story (including an Easter Egg hunt around the Cathedral, Easter Egg rolling race at 11:30, Easter Bonnet competition judging at 1215). Download a flyer:

Messy Easter 2015

Messy Easter 2015

Regular Services

Sundays

8:30am Eucharist 9:30am Cymun Bendigaid 11:00am Choral Eucharist 12:30pm Epic in the Diocesan Centre 3:15pm Choral Evensong

Weekdays – No Service on Saturdays

Daily: 8:00 am Morning Prayer (but not during the month of August), 10:30am Holy Eucharist

Tuesday & Thursday: 5:30pm Choral Evensong (not during summer school holidays unless there is a visiting choir)

19th Century Restoration

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During the nineteenth century the population of Bangor increased rapidly, and several attempts were

History

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About the year 530AD a man of noble birth named Deiniol settled on this

The Bangor Pontifical

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Bangor Cathedral can boast of a rich and varied library. Its greatest treasure is

The Choir

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Visiting the Cathedral in the mid fourteenth century, the poet Dafydd ap Gwilym observed:

The Organ

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The first reference we have of an organ in the Cathedral comes in the