The cathedral announces that it is extending its opening times for people to pay their respects to King Richard III.

On Tuesday, it will be open from 9.30am – 6.15pm and then 7.15pm – 9.00pm. There will be two services during the day, a Eucharist at 1pm and Vespers at 5.30pm, where people will be asked to maintain silence as they move through the Cathedral. 

 On Wednesday, the cathedral will open 7am until 12.30pm when it will close to prepare for the reinterment ceremony on Thursday.

It will re-open on Friday at 3pm.

Everybody is most welcome during these times