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Bee Hive Cameras Live Stream

A short video showcasing Manchester Cathedral Bees by Adam York Gregory Manchester Cathedral Bees from Adam York Gregory on Vimeo. Bee Hive Cameras We currently have two bee hive cameras upon the flat roof of Manchester Cathedral, click on the play button below to view the bees and their hives. Heavenly Honey produced by our […]

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Sir David Richards, Patron of Volition

Sir David Richards has become a patron of Volition Community following a visit last year to see the work of this charity. Welcoming Sir David, the Dean of Manchester thanked Sir David for his commitment to this programme which runs from Manchester and Liverpool Cathedrals. Sir David, encouraged at the outcomes of this programme of […]

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Beekeeping newsletter 14th May 2020

What a difference a year makes! As I wander through the silence of the Cathedral, making my way to the spiral staircase that will take me to the roof, I am reminded that only a year ago we were celebrating Manchester City’s Premier League title win. The Cathedral was bustling with people and equipment the […]

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Volition Volunteers Support Sell Out Concert

Last week Manchester Cathedral hosted a sellout concert featuring music from the movies.  With two showings and  a 1000 people to seat at each one a crack team of stewards were needed. 

Nine of our volunteers came forward and after a quick briefing they were immediately on the doors ensuring everyone got to enjoy the concert on time.  “We were like bees zapping around the Cathedral ” said Zaid as we took each  theatre goer from the South door to their seating.  Oksana commented on how very moving the music was. 

Needless to say both our team of amazingly professional volunteers and  the audience enjoyed a great night out.

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