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Throng of 10,000 angels shines at Ripon Cathedral

The coronavirus lockdown opened up a fundraising idea that captured the imagination of parishioners and the public, resulting in more than £130,000 being raised to be shared between Ripon Cathedral and Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

Throng of 10,000 angels shines at Ripon Cathedral

Throng of 10,000 angels shines at Ripon Cathedral

Worshippers and visitors at Ripon Cathedral on Sunday, were greeted by a shining throng of origami angels. The paper Seraphim and Cherubim, painstakingly made by an army of volunteers, are suspended in netting high above the nave and will remain in place throughout...

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The project is titled Beyond Nature. Plots will be rented out to young farmers and anyone under 40 with an interest in farm ownership.

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Ripon saint’s parade couldn’t go marching in

Ripon saint’s parade couldn’t go marching in

A sunny Saturday would, in normal years, have been perfect for Ripon’s St Wilfrid’s Day procession, but the coronavirus crisis, which has brought a temporary halt to mass participation events, meant that celebrations had to be scaled down.