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Please find details of our forthcoming events below.

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02/08/2014
The Big Latch On 2014 - Breastfeeders Aloud
World record attempt to get the most breastfeeding mothers latched on for one minute. Registration from 9.30am. Record attempt starts at 10.30am for one minute. Photographs will be taken to provide evidence that the event has taken place. Further details: http://biglatchon.org/ www.bfaloud.org.uk, www.facebook.co.uk/bfersaloud, www.twitter.com/bfersaloud
Venue:
East end of Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
10.30am
End Date:
02/08/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Breastfeeders Aloud
Contact:
Nicola Byrne, Director of Breastfeeders Aloud. Tel email: bfaloud@gmail.com

04/08/2014
World War 1 Exhibition
WW1 exhibition in the chancel area of the Cathedral.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
All day
End Date:
09/08/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
The Revd Canon Janet Chapman. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

04/08/2014
Guided tour of Birmingham Cathedral
A guided tour of Birmingham Cathedral by our Heritage Manager, Jane McArdle.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.00pm - 1.20pm
End Date:
04/08/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Jane McArdle. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: heritage.officer@birminghamcathedral.com

09/08/2014
Birmingham Friends of the Earth 'Let's Get Moving' Campaign
Promoting and getting action cards signed for the Birmingham Friends of the Earth campaign - Let's Get Moving.
Venue:
Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
11.00am - 4.00pm
End Date:
09/08/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Birmingham Friends of the Earth
Contact:
Esme Baylis. Tel 0121 632 6909 email: esme@birminghamfoe.org.uk

23/08/2014
Birmingham Friends of the Earth 'Let's Get Moving' Campaign
Promoting and getting action cards signed for Birmingham Friends of the Earth campaign - Let's Get Moving.
Venue:
Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
11.00am - 4.00pm
End Date:
23/08/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Birmingham Friends of the Earth
Contact:
Esme Baylis. Tel 0121 632 6909 email: esme@birminghamfoe.org.uk

30/08/2014
Premier Inn Fun Day
Family fun day for Premier Inn employees and general public to raise awareness and money in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Venue:
Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
10.00am - 4.00pm
End Date:
30/08/2014
Cost:
Free entry
Organiser:
Premier Inn Birmingham Central
Contact:
Kate Kujawa. Tel 0871 527 8082 email: Kate.Kujawa@whitbread.com

01/09/2014
St Basils Bake Off Week
St Basils will be on Cathedral Square displaying cakes from local bakeries, which are given to the public for donations.
Venue:
Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
10.00am - 3.00pm daily
End Date:
05/09/2014
Cost:
Donations for cakes
Organiser:
St Basils
Contact:
Steve Rainbow. Tel 0121 772 9614 email: steve.rainbow@stbasils.org.uk

01/09/2014
Guided tour of Birmingham Cathedral
A guided tour of Birmingham Cathedral by our Heritage Manager, Jane McArdle.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.00pm - 1.20pm
End Date:
01/09/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Jane McArdle. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: heritage.officer@birminghamcathedral.com

01/09/2014
Exodus Exhibition
A small sculpture installation by the artist Benjamin Harris, exploring Western polarities.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
All day
End Date:
07/09/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Benjamin Harris
Contact:
Benjamin Harris. Tel email: benjaminharrisart@icloud.com

08/09/2014
Craftspace In:Site
Craftspace presents In:Site a graduate festival of creativity where emerging applied arts graduates are selected to create commissioned temporary, bespoke artworks. Working within Birmingham Cathedral Square, each graduate is allocated a day to make their creative intervention on-site, turning the making process into a performance. Over the course of a week, the daily performances, sometimes participatory, are intended to gradually fill the square with installations. http://insitefestival.wordpress.com/ @tweetcraftspace#InSite14
Venue:
Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
11am - 6pm daily
End Date:
12/09/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Craftspace
Contact:
Stuart Shotton. Tel 0121 608 6668 email: S.Shotton@craftspace.co.uk

13/09/2014
Heritage Open Weekend Event
Birmingham Cathedral was built in 1715 and is a stunning example of English Baroque. Discover the building for yourself and through guided tours. Meet the Mason and find out all about the current programme of specialist repair and restoration works being done to the building. Join in a stained glass making activity and be inspired by the wonderful Burne-Jones stained glass windows inside the cathedral. Discover how a church became a cathedral and a town became a city.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral and Cathedral Square
Time:
11.00am - 3.00pm
End Date:
13/09/2014
Cost:
No charge
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Jane McArdle. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: heritage.officer@birminghamcathedral.com

25/09/2014
Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co Concert
Music from around the world - From England to the USA to Australia
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.00pm
End Date:
25/09/2014
Cost:
TBC
Organiser:
Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
Contact:
Nick Bridgman. Tel email: Box office details tbc

26/09/2014
Music for Lunch Recitals
Music for Lunch recital. Jonathan Allsopp, Durham Cathedral. Part of Birmingham OrganFest 2014.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
26/09/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

03/10/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Music for Lunch recital with David Wigy, Baritone.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
03/10/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

10/10/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Music for Lunch recital with members of the Royal Ballet Sinfonia.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
10/10/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

10/10/2014
World Mental Health Day 2014
World Mental Health Day. Child and Adolescent Mental Health Workers from various agencies led by Birmingham Children's Hospital will be available to talk to young people and the public about mental health issues in a positive way. Highlighting services available in the Midlands and providing information. Agencies that have agreed to date, include Relate, Aquarius and the All Saints Project.
Venue:
Cathedral Square, Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
10.00am - 4.00pm
End Date:
10/10/2014
Cost:
Free
Organiser:
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Workers, Birmingham Children's Hospital
Contact:
Peter Hodgkinson, Clinical Nurse Specialist, CAMHS Access Team. Tel 0121 333 9193 email: PETER.HODGKINSON@bch.nhs.uk

24/10/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Music for Lunch Recital with Peter Dutton, organist from Christ's Hospital School.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
24/10/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

07/11/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Music for Lunch recital. "Upon a Ground" A programme of Seventeenth and Eighteenth century vocal and instrumental music composed on ground basses, performed by members of the Birmingham Conservatoire Early Music department, directed by Martin Perkins.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
07/11/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

14/11/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Music for Lunch Recital with the Birmingham Conservatoire Organ Department, directed by Henry Fairs.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
14/11/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

28/11/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Organ recital by Nicholas Morris, Queen's College, Cambridge.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
28/11/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry to students with a valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

29/11/2014
Birmingham Bach Choir
Christmas Fantasia. Concert of seasonal music.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
7.30pm
End Date:
29/11/2014
Cost:
£15 (£12.50 concessions) Nave; £8 gallery
Organiser:
Birmingham Bach Choir
Contact:
Merryn Lloyd. Tel email: www.birmingham.bachchoir.com

05/12/2014
Music for Lunch Recital
Music for Lunch organ recital of Christmas favourites with David Hardie, Assistant Director of Music at Birmingham Cathedral.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
1.10pm
End Date:
05/12/2014
Cost:
£3 (£2.50 concessions). Free entry for students with a valid student ID. In aid of Birmingham Cathedral.
Organiser:
Birmingham Cathedral
Contact:
Tim Harper/David Hardie. Tel 0121 262 1840 email: enquiries@birminghamcathedral.com

07/12/2014
Comedians and Carols
A comedy night to include carol singing.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
7.00pm
End Date:
07/12/2014
Cost:
£8.50
Organiser:
The Laughing Sole
Contact:
Helen Tomblin. Tel TBC email: TBC

29/12/2014
Trajecti Voces Concert
Visiting choir from Holland. Religious choral music (Christmas Carols) and pieces for Evensong.
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
12noon
End Date:
29/12/2014
Cost:
No charge, donations to the Cathedral welcomed.
Organiser:
Trajecti Voces
Contact:
Paul Snoek. Tel email: info@muziekcentrumpaulsnoek.nl

28/03/2015
Birmingham Bach Choir and the London Baroque Sinfonia - Magnificat
J S Bach - Cantata 31 J S Bach - Magnificat Handel - Dixit Dominus J S Bach - Cantata 50 Sopranos: Nika Goric and Charlotte Schoeters Mezzo-Soprano: Claire Barnett-Jones Tenor: Julian Gregory; Bass: Tristan Hambleton
Venue:
Birmingham Cathedral
Time:
7.30pm. Doors open at 6.45pm
End Date:
28/03/2015
Cost:
£18 (£16 concessionary) nave; £10 gallery
Organiser:
Birmingham Bach Choir
Contact:
Merryn Lloyd. Tel 0121 345 0600 email: Symphony or Town Hall box offices www.thsh.co.uk. All ticket purchases made by telephone or online to the THSH box office are subject to a £3 fee per transaction. No fee if you book in person at the box office. Tickets will also be available via the choir's website: www.birmingham.bachchoir.com TICKETS NOT ON SALE YET.


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