s marys medfestSaturday 27 August 2016, 11am-4.30pm & 8-9pm

St Mary’s Bishophill Junior, York YO1 6EN (off Priory St)

From 11am to 4.30pm: St Mary’s will be open for visitors to tour its fascinating medieval interior and see a display of material related to the history of Bishophill supplied by The York Archaeological Trust and The Bishophill History Group.  

12.00pm: There will be a group tour of Bishophill (from the church door) during which a member of the Bishophill History Group will point out and outline the historic importance of the parish’s most significant buildings or places of interest.

3.30pm: The Rudgate Singers will be singing First Vespers of Sunday. This is followed by the singing of the Solemn York Salve Regina. This is a genuine piece of York chant (from St Mary’s Abbey) performed in its own city.

8.00pm: The Rudgate Singers will sing Compline according to the Dominican Rite.

Download the programme here

medfest codeWith the kind sponsorship of The Co-operative Funeralcare, Cromwell Road, and Empire Books Ltd. Part of JORVIK Medieval Festival: http://www.churchexplorers.co.uk