Leeds Minster News

Choral Scholarships

  CHORAL SCHOLARSHIPS Continuing and developing a fine musical tradition spanning 200 years, we are looking to recruit singers of all voice parts, (including female or male altos), to join us in the forthcoming academic year. Three Choral Services each week during term time, with occasional concerts and recitals and opportunities for sol...

A Very Warm Welcome to Reverend Canon Sam Corley & Family

A Very Warm Welcome to Reverend Canon Sam Corley & Family The Revd Canon Sam Corley, formerly Precentor of Bradford Cathedral, has been licensed as Rector-Designate of Leeds Minster. Clergy and lay people joined civic dignitaries for a service that was also a welcome to the city for the Bishop of Richmond, the Rt Revd Paul Slater.


Four priests, who have served as deacons for a year in the Leeds Episcopal Area, were ordained in Leeds Minster by Bishop Nick. Please remember in your prayers Ben Randall, Sharon Brown, Vivien Masters & Mark Harlow and the parishes and people of the churches in which they will serve  

The Bishop of Richmond

  The Bishop of Richmond On Thursday 18th June 2015 at 10.00 am simultaneously from 10 Downing Street and at a special event held here at Leeds Minster it was announced that The Venerable Paul Slater, Archdeacon of Richmond is to be consecrated Bishop of Richmond within the Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales. He will be responsibl...