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Recent news & blog entries
History Reading Group September 15, 2017
The second meeting of the Dromore Cathedral History Reading Group took place on 4th September when we debated the finer points of Dan Jones’s study on the Wars of the Roses. Traditional medieval delicacies ranging from oatcakes to cornbread to barley water were readily consumed as we discussed the weak rule of Henry VI, the gluttonous excesses of Edward IV, and Richard III’s seizure of the Crown in 1483. Afterwards, we all agreed that our next book would be The Hammer and… Read more »
Autumn Fair & Auction August 31, 2017
Our annual Autumn Fair is planned for Saturday, 16th September at 10.30am followed by an Auction at 12 noon. Admission will be £2 (with no charge for children). (Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult) The usual stalls will be featured – Cakes Fruit/Vegetables Plants/Flowers Tuckshop Craft Books/CDs Bathroom Gifts Bric-a-Brac Toys, etc. There will be an opportunity to enjoy some refreshments – Tea/Scones, Burgers. Other attractions will include the Car Wash, Side Shows/Games, Bouncy Castle,… Read more »
History Reading Group July 25, 2017
The inaugural meeting of the Dromore Cathedral history reading group took place on 29th June 2017 in the Clayton Hall. A lively opening discussion on our literary and historical personal interests ensued with topics ranging from the suppression of the Knights Templar in fourteenth-century France to the works of Jonathan Swift, the eighteenth-century Anglo-Irish satirist. Following much discussion on potential books to read, it was unanimously decided that The War of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the… Read more »
Cathedral Roof Works July 18, 2017
When the works start on Monday 31st July you will notice activity, scaffolding etc around the outside of the building, the Chancel area and a few other areas. We will do everything possible to minimise the impact to you and to the normal running of our Cathedral, however some disruption is inevitable. You will appreciate that construction activities can be dangerous and we would respectfully ask that you keep your distance and particularly ensure children are kept away from the works. … Read more »
Cathedral Lapel Badges May 19, 2017
The Select Vestry have conceived of a fundraising idea for Parish funds which is also a great way of showing support for the Cathedral – Lapel Badges. Each badge bears the crest of Dromore and is priced at the modest amount of £3.50. Anyone wishing to purchase a badge should place their name on the list in the Church Porch or contact the Church office. Badges which have already been ordered can be collected at the Church Porch this… Read more »