The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

Evangelisation through Music Education: Thanks to Our Funders!

The National Schools Singing Programme has a brand new website! From its beginnings in the award-winning Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme, the National Schools Singing Programme (NSSP) is now available for all Catholic dioceses in the UK to create or enhance...

Cathedral Choirs CD played on BBC Radio 3

Today, on BBC Radio 3, the Leeds Cathedral Choirs’ recording of the ethereal sacred music of Arvo Part’s The Beatitudes was played by Private Passions presenter, Michael Berkeley, for his guest the economist Tim Harford.  Follow this link to the programme...

Cathedral Launch of 2021 Leeds International Organ Festival

Happy New Year from LIOF! This Sunday, 10 January, Leeds Cathedral Organist, David Pipe performs Olivier Messiaen’s La Nativité du Seigneur to launch the 2021 Leeds International Organ Festival. This is an online event and will be live-streamed at 7 pm from...

St Wilfrid’s Day, St Wilfrid’s Way

A total of 30 pilgrims joined this year’s St Wilfrid’s Way: the fifth Annual Diocesan two-day ‘Camino’ between Leeds Cathedral and St Wilfrid’s, Ripon. This was thanks to the Government’s and Public Health England’s rulings...

Arts Professionals Inspired by Schools Singing Programme

Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme Director Tom Leech was approached by ArtsProfessional to write a piece for their magazine, sharing the joys and challenges of his particular part of the Arts world, with its two distinct elements of Liturgical Music and also...